Harpswell Apartments is a wood structure apartment complex that houses approximately 48 students in two-story quad apartments. Each apartment comprises a full kitchen, living room, two single bedrooms, one double bedroom and one bathroom. There are no elevators in this complex. Students living in this complex are responsible for basic housekeeping of their living space, including bathrooms and are expected to maintain a reasonable level of cleanliness.
Blueprints for Harpswell Apartments 1st Floor and 2nd Floor are also available.
Note: These blueprints should not be viewed as a definitive source of information for room numbers, etc. We do not guarantee the blueprints to be an exact representation of any building or room.
Distance from Polar Bear Statue
Harpswell Apartments is 2,729 feet from the Polar Bear Statue located in Hyde Plaza.
The College supplies the following items for each student:
- twin bed, extra long (36" x 80")
- desk w/chair
In addition to the items above, at a minimum each apartment will have a couch, easy chair, coffee table, kitchen table and two kitchen chairs. Students must supply their own kitchen items (i.e., cookware, plates, cups, utensils, etc.)
Telephone and Voicemail
Each student is assigned a telephone number for their entire time at Bowdoin. One phone per apartment is supplied and each student has an individual voicemail box.
Television and Cable
All rooms are cable ready.
High-speed internet ports are located in every student room. Additionally, all buildings on campus are wireless.
Harpswell Apartments has its own parking lot for residents. Decals are issued to designated parking lots based on seniority and housing assignments on a first come, first served, space available basis. You can learn more about student parking at Bowdoin on the Security parking website.
Harpswell Apartments does not have a laundry facility on site. Harpswell Apartment residents are permitted to use any laundry room on campus. The charge for washers and dryers is $1.70 per cycle. The washing machines and dryers in all residence halls are equipped with card readers; laundry machines do not accept cash. You may add money to your Bowdoin ID card for this purpose at several machines on campus. You can see what machines are open, get alerts sent to you when your laundry is finished, and report a problem with a machine at any time by visiting LaundryView.
All college-owned student residences are equipped with sprinklers and alarmed for fire safety.
There is no bicycle storage room at this location.
The Residential Life student staff comprises seventy upperclass students. There is one Resident Assistant in Harpswell Apartments. Find out who the RA is in your building.