Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
sao@bowdoin.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
January 5
Award Notification
On or about April 1
High School Program
College preparatory program is required
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Institutional Methodology
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA, Code is 002038 Free
CSS/Financial Aid Profile $25 for first college, $16 each additional
Profile of 2018-19 Financial Aid
Profile of 2018-19 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
304 (61.0% of) freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
246 (80.9% of) applicants
Received Financial Aid
246 (100.0% of) applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
246 (100.0% of) aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
100%
Average Award
$53,004
Need-Based Gift
Received by 246 (100.0% of) aid recipients, average amount $51,131
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 242 (98.4% of) aid recipients, average amount $1,791
Merit-Based Gift
Not reported
Merit-Based Gift
Not reported
12 (2.4% of) freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $1,000
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
998 (54.5% of) undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
891 (89.3% of) applicants
Received Financial Aid
891 (100.0% of) applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
891 (100.0% of) aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
100%
Average Award
$51,107
Need-Based Gift
Received by 891 (100.0% of) aid recipients, average amount $49,124
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 877 (98.4% of) aid recipients, average amount $1,974
Merit-Based Gift
Not reported
36 (2.0% of) undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $1,000
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
28%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$26,775
Financial Aid Programs
Financial Aid Programs
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Loans
Federal Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans
Federal Perkins Loans
State Loans
Available
Scholarships and Grants
Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants
SEOG
State scholarships
Institutional scholarships
Private scholarships
Non-Need-Based Available
Academic scholarships
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
36
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Leadership
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children of Faculty/Staff
Number of Awards
Not reported
Employment
Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,969