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College Profile

Founded1813
Type of collegeprivate, independent, four-year, liberal arts
Degree grantedbachelor of arts
Campus714 acres in Waterville, Maine
Carbon neutralitynet zero carbon emissions

Academics

Majors and minors58 majors, 34 minors, independent major options
Academic calendar4 – 1 – 4 (includes Jan Plan)
Study abroad200 programs in over 60 countries

Student Body

Student body2,000 students
Geographic diversitymore than 43 states and 80 countries represented
Students of Colormore than 20%
International studentsmore than 10%
First-generation studentsmore than 10%

Student Life

Housing95% of students live on campus
Active clubs on campus100+
Intercollegiate athletic teams32
Athletic conferenceNESCAC; Division III (Division I in alpine and Nordic skiing)

Postgraduate Success

Graduates of the Class of 2015 who are employed, attending graduate school, or are pursuing fellowships95%
Alumni ultimately earning a graduate degree75%

Financial Aid

Comprehensive fee$64,060
Percent students receiving grant aid40%
Average first-year financial aid package in 2015-16$43,845

Class of 2020

Number of applicants to Class of 20209,833
Percent admitted18.7%
Middle 50-percent SAT scores1270-1470
Middle 50-percent ACT scores29-33