The Mail Center is a full service department that handles all of the primary incoming and outgoing mail and most of the domestic and international shipping needs for the Bowdoin community.  Students, faculty and staff can use the Mail Center services.

Mail is delivered to students via their Smith Union mailboxes Monday - Saturday during the academic year. Faculty/staff mail is delivered to and picked up from departments daily Monday - Friday year round. 

Shipping – both ground and express - is available through a variety of carriers.

Packaging materials including boxes, padded mailers, small, medium and large envelopes, bubble wrap and packing tape are available.  A limited size range of free packing materials are available when shipping via FedEx (express) and U.S. Postal Service Priority Mail.

In our commitment to help the environment, we also keep an ever-changing assortment of free, gently used boxes for your shipping convenience. 

Stamps are available in a variety of commonly used denominations.

Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00am – 5:00pm.
Limited services on Saturday, 10:00am – 2:00pm, during the academic year.
Location: David Saul Smith Union
Phone: (207) 725-3302
Fax: (207) 725-3123
Address: Bowdoin College, 6000 College Station, Brunswick, ME 04011-8451