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Admissions Requirements

Completion of College Preparatory Program: Required
Recommendations: Required
Secondary School GPA: Recommended
Secondary School Rank: Recommended
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required
Common Application Accepted: Yes

Application Fees

$60
Undergrad Application Fee

Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

Address:
5700 College Station - President's Office Brunswick, ME 04011-8448
Phone: (207) 725-3000
Admissions Phone: (207) 725-3100
General Site: www.bowdoin.edu/
Admissions: http://www.bowdoin.edu/admissions/
Application: http://www.bowdoin.edu/admissions/apply/
Bowdoin College
  • Located in Brunswick, ME
  • Private not-for-profit
  • 1,762 students enrolled
  • 16% admitted
  • $43,676 annual cost to attend

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
  • 0
  • AM New York, NY
  • Aug-28-2013 I am a current student here

    You'll be happy where ever you go, but being a polar bear gives you international pride.

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  • KT
  • May-31-2013 I am a current student here

    Study hard and get involved! You've probably heard this a million times, but you'll be glad if you do. Talk with people from the college whether they be students, professors, or coaches so that you can ask specific questions.

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  • Marcela from Saint Louis, MO
  • Jul-25-2012 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    If you're interested in Bowdoin it only makes sense to visit the campus and check out everything from classrooms to dorm rooms to the famous and amazing dining halls.

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