Bowdoin Goes Need-Blind for Internationals

Taking a page from Dartmouth College which earlier this year expanded its “need-blind” admissions policy to include international students, Bowdoin College has expanded its own policy to include international applicants. Of course, loyal readers of our college admissions blog know all too well that we don’t believe elite universities are … 

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Bowdoin College Class of 2024 Early Decision Statistics

Bowdoin College received 820 Early Decision I applications to its Class of 2024. During a year in which Early Decision applications are down at a host of universities, Bowdoin set a new benchmark with applications this cycle. In fact, the ED I application tally was up 12.5% from the ED … 

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Bowdoin College Class of 2022

It was a banner year for the Bowdoin College office of admissions. With an applicant pool that was 25% larger than the previous year, Bowdoin’s acceptance rate plummeted to the lowest in its history at 10.3%. In all, 9,081 students applied for admission to the liberal arts college in Maine … 

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