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Fall Semester Calendar

Bowdoin College
Host Family Program

Fall Semester 2013

August 27, Tuesday
First-year Students arrive for Orientation Trips

August 28-31, Wednesday-Saturday     
First-years on Orientation Trips are off campus          

August 31, Saturday     
Rooms ready for occupancy for first-year students Orientation trips return throughout the day

August 31-Sept. 4, Saturday-Wednesday     
Orientation for First-Year Students

September 5, Thursday
HOST FAMILY DESSERT RECEPTION
Time: 7-8 p.m. all families and students            
8-8:30 p.m.  orientation for new families & students     
Location: Main Lounge, Moulton Union

September 4, Wednesday     
Opening of the College, Convocation

September 5, Thursday     
Fall semester classes begin, 8:00 a.m.

September 15, Sunday    
HOST FAMILY PICNIC Time: 1:00 p.m.       
Location: Maine Street Mall/Gazebo       
(Downtown Brunswick)

October 11, Friday     
Fall vacation begins after last class

October 16, Wednesday     
Fall vacation ends, 8:00 a.m.

October 11-13, Friday-Sunday     
Homecoming Weekend

October 25-27, Friday-Sunday     
Family Weekend

October 26, Saturday
BOWDOIN FAMILY WEEKEND: HOST FAMILY RECEPTION                                      
Time: 2:30-4:30 p.m.
Location: TBD

November 10, Sunday      
HOST FAMILY POTLUCK SUPPER             
Time: 5:30-7:30p.m.
Location: Daggett Lounge, Thorne

November 27, Wednesday   
Thanksgiving vacation begins, 8:00 a.m.

December 2, Monday     
Thanksgiving vacation ends, 8:00 a.m.

December 12-15, Saturday-Tuesday     
Reading Period

December 16-21, Wednesday-Monday     
Fall semester examinations

Printable version of the 2013-14 host family calendar

Last Revision: 6/27/2013