Type of collegePrivate, independent, four-year, liberal arts
Degree grantedBachelor of Arts
Campus714 acres in Waterville, Maine
Carbon neutralityNet zero carbon emissions


Majors and minors45 majors, 35 minors, independent major options
Academic calendar4 – 1 – 4 (includes Jan Plan)
Study abroadNearly 200 programs in 60 countries

Student Body

Student body2,300 students
Geographic diversity45+ states and 70+ countries represented
Students of color30%
International students10%
First-generation-to-college students11%

Student Life

HousingNearly 100% of students live on campus
Active clubs on campus125+
Varsity athletic teams32
Athletic conferenceNESCAC; Division III (Division I in Alpine skiing, Nordic skiing, and Squash)

Postgraduate Success

Graduates of the Class of 2022 who are employed or attending graduate school93%

Financial Aid

Comprehensive fee**$87,490
Percent of students receiving financial aid*46%
Average first-year financial aid package*$66,603
(*as of August 15, 2023 for the Class of 2027)
**The annual comprehensive fee includes tuition/fees ($69,600) and housing/meals ($17,890)

Class of 2027*

Number of applicants17,787
Percent admitted7%
Middle 50% SAT scores1440-1530
Middle 50% ACT scores32-34
(*as of August 15, 2023 for the Class of 2027)