Fall Semester Calendar

Bowdoin Community Host Program

Fall Semester 2017

August 20-21, Sunday-Monday
International Student Orientation

August 22, Tuesday
         First-year Students arrive for Orientation Trips

August 23-26, Wednesday-Saturday
         First-years on Orientation Trips off campus          

August 26, Sunday
         Rooms ready for occupancy for first-year students
         Orientation trips return throughout the day

August 26-29, Saturday-Tuesday
         Orientation for First-Year Students

August 29, Tuesday
         Opening of the College, Convocation
August 30, Wednesday
         New Students/New Hosts Only
         Time:7:00-8:30 p.m. 
         Location: Main & Lancaster Lounge, Moulton Union
August 30, Wednesday
          Fall semester classes begin, 8:00 a.m.

September 22-28, Friday-Thursday
          Bring Your Host to Dine Week
          Location: Moulton Union and Thorne Dining

October 6, Friday
Fall vacation begins after last class

October 13-15, Friday-Sunday
          Homecoming Weekend

October 11 Wednesday
Fall vacation ends, 8:00 a.m.

October 27-28, Friday-Saturday
         Family Weekend

October 28, Saturday
         BOWDOIN FAMILY WEEKEND: COMMUNITY HOST RECEPTION                                          
         Time: 2:30-4:30 p.m.
         Location: OLC (Outdoor Leadership Center)
November 22, Wednesday
       Thanksgiving vacation begins, 8:00 a.m.
November 27, Monday
         Thanksgiving vacation ends, 8:00 a.m.

December 9-12, Saturday-Tuesday
          Reading Period

December 13-18, Wednesday-Monday
          Fall semester examinations

Special Notice:
This year, the Steering Committee will be
developing a number of special off-campus group events
such as Apple Picking in the fall and Maine Maple Sunday in
the spring.  Community hosts and Host students will be
notified as this information becomes available.

Printable version of the 2017-18 Community Host Calendar

Last Revision: 8/2017