Alumni Career Advising Services

Thinking Of Heading In A New Direction? Head Here First.

AdivisingChange happens. If you’re exploring new career possibilities and could use a little help, we’re still here for you. Bowdoin Career Planning provides career advising to alumni in their first year after graduation. This includes graduate and professional school advising, resume critiques, job coaching and advice on networking.

Health Professions advising is available to alumni from any graduation year, through the Office of Health Professions Advising. The Office of Health Professions Advising helps undergraduates and alumni investigate their options in health care, and helps them create successful applications to various programs in health professions or allied health fields.

Bowdoin Career Planning also provides Pre-Law advising for alumni considering law school. If you would like to talk with someone at Bowdoin about applying to law school, call the Career Planning Center (207-725-3717) to schedule a phone appointment with Sherry Mason.

Alumni more than one year out can find information on career development professionals in their area through the National Board of Certified Counselors. However, if you have a quick question that we might be able to assist you with, please email For more resources available to Alumni through Bowdoin Career Planning, visit the Alumni Career Resources Exploration page.

To schedule a phone appointment or in-person meeting at Bowdoin with a Career Advisor, please contact Career Planning at 207-725-3717.