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COLLEGE PROFILE

Bates College

Lewiston, ME

Students interested in this college are also interested in:
Bowdoin College, Colby College, Middlebury College, Tufts University, Dartmouth College, Hamilton College

TUITION AND EXPENSES

Cost of Attendance$65,840
Tuition and Fees
$48,735
Room and Board
$14,105
Books and Supplies
$1,750
Other Expenses
$1,250
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 2014-15 FINANCIAL AID

Freshmen
Financial Aid Applicants244 (49.7%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need210 (86.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid210 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met210 (100.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met100%
Average Award$42,057
Need-Based Gift
Received by 210 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $38,752
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 207 (98.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,353
Merit-Based Gift
Not reported
Merit-Based GiftNot reported
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants876 (49.4%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need781 (44.0%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid781 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met781 (100.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met100%
Average Award$42,718
Need-Based Gift
Received by 781 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $38,921
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 766 (98.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,871
Merit-Based Gift
Not reported
Merit-Based GiftNot reported
Borrowing
2014 Graduates Who
Took Out Loans
40%
Average Indebtedness of
2014 Graduates
$18,929
Parents Borrowing PLUS Loans 
Parents of Students
Receiving Aid
3.0%
Parents of Students Not
Receiving Aid
1.0%

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
$1,774
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CLASS OF 2020 Profile of Students on COLLEGEdata
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  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M CR W  
Average 3.70 4.08 664 649 664 29
Low 2.78 3.00 490 400 370 14
High 4.00 5.00 800 790 800 35
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Annual Survey of Colleges 2015, copyright © 2015 The College Board. All rights reserved.
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