Bowdoin College: Tuition & Loans

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Tuition and fees per year
$48,300
High
Average tuition prices at Bowdoin College are extremely high - $47,800 per year. The additional fees at Bowdoin College (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $500, which comes to $48,300 per year.

If you are seeking a cheaper option in ME, then look at the Affordable Colleges in Maine ranking. The chart below shows Bowdoin College tuition costs and additional fees compared to the competing and nearby colleges:

Anunual Tuition and Fees in Bowdoin College and Competing Colleges

Bowdoin College Tuition Comparison Chart

Books and Supplies

The average cost of books and additional supplies required to study at Bowdoin College is $850 a year; which is a good bargain if compared to other colleges in Maine.

FAFSA Application

FAFSA Code
2017-2018
002038
If you would like to file your FAFSA application for Federal Student Aid, the postsecondary institution code for Bowdoin College is 002038. Please verify this code before using it with your FAFSA application.

Federal Student Aid is an office of the US Department of Education, which provides grants and loans to eligible applicants. To meet minimum eligibility requirements you will need to have a valid Social Security number and high school diploma or GED certificate.

Repaying Your School Loans

Repayment
Failure Rate
1%
Low
The government reported that the median federal student loan amount for Bowdoin College is approximately $6,200.

At the same time, 1.3% of the recent Bowdoin College graduates have failed to maintain their federal student loan repayments. This rate of loan repayment defaults (1.3%) is extremely low and might lead to a conclusion that Bowdoin College graduates have excellent career perspectives.

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