# Bowdoin Facts and Figures

### Degree-Seeking Enrollment

*(in approved off-campus study programs abroad or in the US)*

**Answers to Frequently Asked Questions**

**How many students are enrolled at Bowdoin** (In Residence, Fall 2018)**? 1,828**

How many men? 903 (49.4%)

How many women? 925 (50.6%)

How many students of color? 597 (32.7%)

How many international students? 110 (6.0%)

How many from Maine? 190 (10.4%)

How many matriculated students? 1,825 (99.8%)

How many home states and countries are represented? 50 states; 2 U.S. territories; and 42 foreign countries

**What is the on-campus FTE* enrollment** (Fall 2018)**? 1,826**

*FTE (Full-Time Equivalent) Students = Full-Time + 1/3 Part-Time

**How many students are enrolled in Off-Campus Study this semester** (Fall 2018)**? 152**

How many men? 62 (40.8%)

How many women? 90 (59.2%)

**How many students are in the first-year class** (Class of 2022)**? 511**

How many men? 246 (48.1%)

How many women? 265 (51.9%)

How many students of color? 178 (34.8%)

How many international students? 39 (7.6%)

How many from Maine? 52 (10.2%)

How many home states and countries are represented? 42 states; and 26 foreign countries

How many students applied for admission to the Class of 2022? 9,081

How many were admitted (selectivity)? 932 (10.3%)

Of those admitted, how many matriculated (yield)? 510 (54.7%)

How many applicants applied for financial aid (Class of 2021)? 5,115 (70.5%)

How many matriculants are receiving financial aid (Class of 2021)? 262 (52.3%)

**How many students received financial aid in 2017-18? 832 (45.9%)**

What was the average aid award *(grant + work-study)*? $46,562 (68.4% of the cost of attendance)

What was the average grant award? $44,824 (65.8% of the cost of attendance)

What was the average family contribution? $21,578 (31.7% of the cost of attendance)

**How many faculty members are there** (2017-18)**? 228**

How many faculty are women? 123 (53.9%)

How many faculty are of color? 33 (14.5%)

**What is the teaching full-time equivalent (FTE)** (2017-18)**? 205**

**What is the comprehensive fee for 2018-19? $68,620**

What is the cost of tuition and fees for 2018-19? $53,922

What is the cost of room and board for 2018-19? $14,698

What is the estimated cost of personal expenses, books and supplies for 2018-19? $2,090

What were the **total operating expenses** for fiscal year 2016-17**? $160,575,000**

What was the **market value of the endowment** at the end of fiscal year 2016-17**? $1,455,909,000**

How many **living alumni/ae** are there *(as of August 1, 2018)*? **22,802** *(includes 20,763 graduates and 2,039 non-graduates)*

What was the **total amount of gifts to Bowdoin** in 2016-17**? $30,607,023**