Student Fees

Comprehensive Fee
Total Cost of Attendance



Academic Year Tuition  Fees  Room  Board  Comprehensive 
Fee 

Change 
2013-14 $45,004  $442  $5,790  $6,598  $57,834  3.0% 
2012-13 $43,676  $442  $5,620  $6,390  $56,128  3.0% 
2011-12 $42,386  $430  $5,454  $6,200  $54,470  3.0% 
2010-11 $41,150  $415  $5,295  $6,020  $52,880  3.9% 
2009-10 $39,605  $415  $5,085  $5,795  $50,900  4.8% 
2008-09 $37,790  $400  $4,850  $5,530  $48,570  5.0% 
2007-08 $35,990  $380  $4,620  $5,270  $46,260  5.3% 
2006-07 $34,280  $360  $4,300  $5,010  $43,950  5.5% 
2005-06 $32,650  $340  $3,900  $4,770  $41,660  5.0% 
2004-05 $30,944  $682  $3,623  $4,431  $39,680  5.0% 
2003-04 $29,470  $650  $3,450  $4,220  $37,790  5.0% 
2002-03 $28,070  $615  $3,230  $4,075  $35,990  5.0% 
2001-02 $26,700  $580  $3,095  $3,905  $34,280  5.0% 
2000-01 $25,345  $545  $2,990  $3,770  $32,650  3.7% 
1999-00 $24,435  $520  $2,890  $3,630  $31,475  4.3% 
1998-99 $23,395  $500  $2,790  $3,495  $30,180  4.0% 
1997-98 $22,460  $445  $2,720  $3,395  $29,020  4.5% 
1996-97 $21,410  $340  $2,670  $3,340  $27,760  4.8% 
1995-96 $20,230  $325  $2,645  $3,300  $26,500  5.0% 
1994-95 $19,030  $325  $2,620  $3,265  $25,240  4.5% 
1993-94 $17,975  $325  $2,605  $3,250  $24,155  4.1% 


Total Cost of Attendance

Notes: (1) The Total Cost of Attendance (COA) is the fee used by the Bowdoin Student Aid Office in determining financial need. (2) Personal Expenses do not include transportation.

Academic Year Comprehensive 
Fee 
Books & 
Supplies 
Personal 
Expenses 
Total Cost 
of Attendance 

Change 
2013-14 $57,834  $816  $1,250  $59,900  2.9% 
2012-13 $56,128  $822  $1,250  $58,200  2.9% 
2011-12 $54,470  $820  $1,250  $56,540  2.9% 
2010-11 $52,880  $820  $1,250  $54,950  3.9% 
2009-10 $50,900  $800  $1,200  $52,900  4.6% 
2008-09 $48,570  $800  $1,200  $50,570  4.8% 
2007-08 $46,260  $800  $1,200  $48,260  5.0% 
2006-07 $43,950  $800  $1,200  $45,950  5.0% 
2005-06 $41,660  $890  $1,200  $43,750  4.8% 
2004-05 $39,680  $880  $1,190  $41,750  4.9% 
2003-04 $37,790  $850  $1,160  $39,800  4.7% 
2002-03 $35,990  $850  $1,160  $38,000  4.8% 
2001-02 $34,280  $830  $1,140  $36,250  4.9% 
2000-01 $32,650  $800  $1,100  $34,550  3.8% 
1999-00 $31,475  $750  $1,075  $33,300  4.2% 
1998-99 $30,180  $720  $1,050  $31,950  4.1% 
1997-98 $29,020  $680  $1,000  $30,700  4.4% 
1996-97 $27,760  $650  $990  $29,400  4.6% 
1995-96 $26,500  $650  $950  $28,100  5.0% 
1994-95 $25,240  $630  $880  $26,750  4.3% 
1993-94 $24,155  $620  $875  $25,650  4.1% 


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