# 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 2024)**? 1,881**

How many men? 901 (47.9%)

How many women? 980 (52.1%)

How many students of color? 753 (40.0%)

How many international students? 130 (6.9%)

How many from Maine? 185 (9.8%)

How many matriculated (degree-seeking) students? 1,873 (99.6%)

How many home states and countries are represented? 49 states; the District of Columbia; 2 U.S. territories; and 61 foreign countries

**What is the on-campus FTE* enrollment** (Fall 2024)**? 1,876**

How many full-time students? 1,873

How many part-time students? 8

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

**How many students are enrolled in Off-Campus Study this semester** (Fall 2024)**? 171**

How many men? 80 (46.8%)

How many women? 91 (53.2%)

**How many students are in the first-year class** (Class of 2028)**? 507**

How many men? 232 (45.8%)

How many women? 275 (54.2%)

How many students of color? 197 (38.9%)

How many international students? 35 (6.9%)

How many from Maine? 50 (9.9%)

How many home states and countries are represented? 43 states; the District of Columbia; and 27 foreign countries

**How many students applied for admission** (Class of 2027)**?** **10,966**

How many were admitted (selectivity)? 879 (8.0%)

Of those admitted, how many matriculated (yield)? 504 (57.3%)

How many matriculants received need-based financial aid (Class of 2027)? 257 (51.0%)

**How many students received need-based financial aid **(in 2023-24)**? 940 (51%)**

What was the average aid award *(grant + work-study)*? $65,957

What was the average grant award? $64,056

What was the average family contribution? $18,560

**What was the median graduate indebtedness for federal loans** (2021-22 graduates)**?** **$12,750**

**How many faculty members are there (FTE*)** (2023-24)**? 211**

How many faculty are women (FTE)? 109 (52%)

How many faculty are of color (FTE)? 45 (21%)

*FTE (Full-Time Equivalent) Faculty = Full-Time + 1/3 Part-Time based on Common Data Set rules for determining faculty eligibility. FTEs shown above have been rounded to the nearest integer.

**How many total employees are there (FTE*)** (2023-24)**? 981**

How many are full-time instructional staff? 220

How many are full-time non-instructional staff? 712

How many are part-time instructional staff? 32

How many are part-time non-instructional staff? 116

*FTE (Full-Time Equivalent) = Full-Time + 1/3 Part-Time rounded to the nearest integer. The above employment numbers are based on IPEDS reporting, as of November 1st of 2023.

**What is the comprehensive fee?** (2023-24)**? $82,600**

What is the cost of tuition and fees for 2023-24? $64,910

What is the cost of housing and food for 2023-24? $17,690

What is the estimated cost of personal expenses, books and supplies for 2023-24? $2,500

**What is the three-year cohort default rate?** **0.0%**

**What were the total operating expenses** (fiscal year 2022-23)**? $213,034,000**

**What was the market value of the endowment** at the end of fiscal year 2022-23**? $2,422,201,000**

**How many living alumni/ae** **are there** (as of June 30 2023)**?** **23,524**

How many with a Bowdoin undergraduate degree? 21,705

**What was the** **total amount of gifts to Bowdoin** (2022-23)**? $53,131,455**

*Updated July 18, 2024*