At a Glance

Overview
  • Founded
  • 1794
  • Tuition & Fees (In-State)
  • $49,900
  • Selectivity
  • Most Selective
  • Academic Calendar
  • Semester
  • Public/Private
  • Private
  • Religious Affiliation
  • None
Location and setting

Town

Brunswick, ME

Deadlines

N/A

Regular App Deadline

November 15 and January 1

Early App Deadline

January 1

Financial Aid Deadline

Admissions

Application Information
  • Acceptance rate
  • 15%
  • % Admitted who enroll
  • 7%
  • Application Fee
  • $65
Incoming freshman Class Rankings

100%

Top half of HS class

97%

Top quarter of HS class

83%

Top tenth of HS class
Incoming Freshman SAT Scores
  • Verbal
  • N/A
  • Math
  • N/A
  • Writing
  • N/A
Incoming Freshman ACT Scores
  • Composite
  • N/A
  • English
  • N/A
  • Math
  • N/A
  • Writing
  • N/A
Admissions

Most Selective

  • ACCEPTED
  • 14%
  • PERCENT ADMITTED WHO ENROLL
  • 7%
  • ENROLLMENT
  • 1,806

Costs & Aid

Cost: In-State

$49,900

Tuition and fees (in state)

$840

books and supplies

$13,600

room and board

$64,340

Total on campus
Cost: Out-of-State

$49,900

Tuition and fees (out of state)

$840

books and supplies

$13,600

room and board

$64,340

Total on campus
Actual Cost By Income Level (w/Financial Aid)
  • Family Income
  • Cost
  • $0-$30K
  • $6,822
  • $30-$48K
  • $8,525
  • $48-$75K
  • $11,057
  • $75-$110K
  • $20,976
  • $110 & UP
  • $34,142
Financial aid

49%

Receiving Financial Aid

14%

Receiving Federal Grants

18%

Receiving Federal Loans
FINANCIAL AID DEADLINE: January 1

Student Life

Student Body

1,806

Total undergrad enrollment

N/A

Total grad students

84%

Out-of-state

9%

In-state

7%

International
Students

  • 50%

    FEMALE

  • 50

    MALE
Organizations

125

Student Organizations

0

Fraternities

0

Sororities
Housing

Yes

On-Campus Housing

98%

% of Students living on campus
Student Diversity
  • % American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 0%
  • % Asian/Pacific Islander
  • 6%
  • % Black or African-American
  • 6%
  • % Hispanic/Latino
  • 11%
  • % White or Caucasian
  • 64%

Academics

Faculty & Classes

9:1

Student:Faculty Ratio

200

Total Faculty (Full-time)

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