Bowdoin College Admissions

Will You Get In?

Test Scores and GPA for Bowdoin College

Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
15%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
27%
Total Applicants
6,790
SAT Range
1360-1510
SAT Reading
670-760
SAT Math
670-760
SAT Writing
670-760
Students Submitting SAT
53%
ACT Range
31-33
ACT English
31-35
ACT Math
29-34
ACT Writing
8-10
Students Submitting ACT
27%

Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
January 1
Early Decision Deadline
November 15
Early Action Deadline
Offers Early Decision
Yes
Offers Early Action
No
Application Fee
$65
Application Website
Accepts Common App
Yes
Accepts Coalition App
Yes

Admissions Requirements

What Really Matters When Applying
  • High School GPA
    Recommended
  • High School Rank
    Recommended
  • High School Transcript
    Required
  • College Prep Courses
    Required
  • SAT/ACT
    Neither required nor recommended
  • Recommendations
    Required
Poll
89%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant.18 responses
Poll
94%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers.18 responses
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