Home School Applicants

Bowdoin College considers applications from qualified home school students and recognizes home-schooling as a viable alternative to public/private education. All such applications receive especially careful consideration in our evaluation process.

Testing Requirement

Home school applicants are required to submit ACT test results OR SAT test results with two or more SAT Subject Test results. SAT Subject Tests should include a science and Math Level 1 or Math Level 2.

Is an interview required for home school students?

While an interview isn't required, we strongly encourage home school students to complete an on or off-campus interview.

Learn about Bowdoin interviews »