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COLLEGE PROFILE

Bates College

Lewiston, ME

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Bowdoin College, Colby College, Middlebury College, Tufts University, Hamilton College, Colgate University

TUITION AND EXPENSES

Cost of Attendance$61,000
Tuition and Fees
$45,650
Room and Board
$13,300
Books and Supplies
$1,750
Other Expenses
$300
Payment PlansNot reported

APPLYING FOR FINANCIAL AID

Financial Aid Office
E-mail
Web SiteFinancial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL Net Price Calculator URL
Application Process
Application DeadlineFebruary 15
Award NotificationOn or about April 1
Methodology for Awarding
Institutional Aid
Institutional Methodology
Forms RequiredCost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002036
Free
CSS/Financial Aid Profile$25 for first college, $16 each additional

PROFILE OF 2012-13 FINANCIAL AID

Freshmen
Financial Aid Applicants258 (51.3%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need224 (86.8%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid209 (93.3%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met202 (96.7%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met100%
Average Award$38,185
Need-Based Gift
Received by 205 (98.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $36,387
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 184 (88.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $2,834
Merit-Based Gift
Not reported
Merit-Based GiftNot reported
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants872 (49.7%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need800 (45.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid744 (93.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met720 (96.8%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met100%
Average Award$38,887
Need-Based Gift
Received by 726 (97.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $36,058
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 710 (95.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,879
Merit-Based Gift
Not reported
Merit-Based GiftNot reported
Borrowing
2012 Graduates Who
Took Out Loans
40%
Average Indebtedness of
2012 Graduates
$24,515
Parents Borrowing PLUS Loans 
Parents of Students
Receiving Aid
3.0%
Parents of Students Not
Receiving Aid
Not reported

FINANCIAL AID PROGRAMS

Loans
Federal LoansDirect subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans, Federal Perkins loans
State LoansAvailable
Other Loans 
Scholarships and Grants
Need-Based AvailableFederal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non-Need–Based AvailableNone
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement
Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance
Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities
Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Not reported
Special Characteristics
Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Not reported
Employment
Work-Study ProgramsFederal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from
On-Campus Employment
$1,826
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CLASS OF 2018 Profile of Students on COLLEGEdata
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  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M CR W  
Average 3.59 3.95 654 647 648 29
Low 2.70 3.01 440 440 380 19
High 4.00 4.96 770 790 800 35
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