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Student Aid


Affording Bowdoin

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We believe that a Bowdoin education should be accessible to all qualified students, regardless of their economic circumstances. 

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Financial Aid Instructions

InstructionsWe want to make the process of applying for financial aid as easy as possible for students and their families. Here, you’ll find the information you need to apply for Bowdoin financial aid.

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Deadlines: Plan Ahead

Study AbroadOn-time submission of the required forms guarantees that you will be considered for all the financial aid available to Bowdoin students. Please note that missing deadlines may limit amount of aid Bowdoin can provide.

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Types of Aid

Types of Aid
Nearly half of all our students receive aid in the form of grants, scholarships, and student employment. 

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Office of Student Aid
5300 College Station
Brunswick, ME 04011

Phone: (207) 725-3144
Fax: (207) 725-3864

Office Hours:
8:30am - 5:00pm M-F

Location: Gustafson House
261 Maine Street (Map It)