Bowdoin’s vibrant quadrangle houses world-class museums and performance venues all within a five-minute walk.

Beyond the Campus - Maine as a Learning Laboratory

Our extended, natural campus offers students unparalleled opportunities for fieldwork with Bowdoin scientists, artists, and scholars:

  • The Coastal Studies Center, a nearby 118-acre tract of field, forest, and coastline housing the Bowdoin Marine Laboratory.
  • The 200-acre Kent Island Scientific Field Station in the Bay of Fundy, New Brunswick, Canada.
  • coastal science
  • Coleman Farm, an 83-acre coastal farm with salt marsh
  • The Bowdoin Pines, 33-acres of white pines adjoining campus