Women's Health Services

Health Services provides the following health services for women:

  • Routine GYN exams (pap smears, breast exams)
  • Screening for STIs (sexually transmitted infections)
  • Diagnosis of and treatment for vaginitis
  • Counseling and providing birth control
  • Emergency contraception
  • Pregnancy counseling (including referrals for abortion)
  • Evaluation of and treatment for dysmenorrhea (cramps), amenorrhea (not getting regular periods), as well as other problems
  • Nutritional counseling


Services are provided free of charge to students. Please call 725-3770 or email healthservices@bowdoin.edu to schedule an appointment. We also refer students to OB/GYN providers in the community if desired or indicated.