# Bowdoin Facts and Figures

*(in approved off-campus study programs abroad or in the U.S.)*

**Answers to Frequently Asked Questions**

**How many students are enrolled at Bowdoin** (In Residence, Fall 2021)**? 1,951**

How many men? 963 (49.4%)

How many women? 988 (50.6%)

How many students of color? 684 (35.1%)

How many international students? 139 (7.1%)

How many from Maine? 181 (9.3%)

How many matriculated students? 1,948 (99.8%)

How many home states and countries are represented? 49 states; 2 U.S. territories; and 54 foreign countries

**What is the on-campus FTE* enrollment** (Fall 2021)**? 1,949**

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

**How many students are enrolled in Off-Campus Study this semester** (Fall 2021)**? 33**

How many men? 15 (45.5%)

How many women? 18 (54.5%)

**How many students are in the first-year class** (Class of 2025)**? 517**

How many men? 262 (50.7%)

How many women? 255 (49.3%)

How many students of color? 208 (40.2%)

How many international students? 30 (6.7%)

How many from Maine? 44 (9.8%)

How many home states and countries are represented? 44 states; one U.S. territory; and 20 foreign countries

How many students applied for admission to the Class of 2025? 9,325

How many were admitted (selectivity)? 822 (8.8%)

Of those admitted, how many matriculated (yield)? 517 (62.9%)

How many matriculants received need-based financial aid (Class of 2025)? 254 (49.1%)

**How many students received need-based financial aid in 2021-22? 942 (48.4%)**

What was the average aid award *(grant + work-study)*? $56,905

What was the average grant award? $55,010

What was the average family contribution? $19,292

**How many faculty members are there** (2021-22)**? 234**

How many faculty are women? 122 (52.1%)

How many faculty are of color? 44 (18.8%)

**What is the teaching full-time equivalent (FTE)** (2021-22)**? 214**

**What is the comprehensive fee for 2021-22? $74,220**

What is the cost of tuition and fees for 2019-20? $56,350

What is the cost of room and board for 2019-20? $15,360

What is the estimated cost of personal expenses, books and supplies for 2019-20? $2,090

What were the **total operating expenses** for fiscal year 2020-21**? $175,248,000**

What was the **market value of the endowment** at the end of fiscal year 2020-21**? $2,718,438,000**

How many **living alumni/ae** are there *(as of August 1, 2019)*? **22,886** *(includes 20,696 graduates and 2,190 non-graduates)*

What was the **total amount of gifts to Bowdoin** in 2020-21**? $38,236,607**

*Updated November 4th, 2021*