Common Charges

Click each charge below for more information.

Health Insurance

Bowdoin charges all students for health insurance in July on the fall semester bill. Students may apply to waive this coverage at https://www.gallagherstudent.com/Bowdoin.

For more information, please contact Cathy Hayes, Student Health Insurance Coordinator, at 207-798-4284.

Board Plans

All first-year students are required to participate in the Board 19 plan (any 19 meals). For more information, visit Dining Services.

Upperclass students: To change your meal plan, email Chris Bird or call 207-798-4241.

Off-Campus Study Fee

Bowdoin charges an off-campus study fee for students participating in a study-away program for fall and/or spring semester(s). This administrative fee offsets a number of costs, including program review and approval by the off-campus study office and student advisor; transcript processing; student aid award calculation; and the disbursement of student aid.

For more information, please email the Off-Campus Study Office or call 207-725-3473.

Room Inspection Condition Contract (RICC) Form Not Completed

Every student living in Bowdoin housing is required to complete the electronic Room Inspection Condition Contract (RICC) upon arrival and departure at https://www.bowdoin.edu/facilities/forms/protected/ricc.

Failure to complete the RICC may result in a $100.00 fine. Please email Sharon King-Caudle or call 207-725-3413 for more information, or visit the Facilities website.

Individual and Group Damages

Residents of College assigned housing are financially responsible for damage, loss of College property, and/or cleaning costs above and beyond wear and tear.

Click here to view the complete list of charges associated with student damage.

Please email Sharon King-Caudle or call 207-725-3413 for more information, or visit the Facilities website.

Parking Fines and Permits

Please visit Security's website by clicking here to learn more about parking violations.

Parking fine appeals may be submitted at http://www.bowdoin.edu/security/forms/parking-appeals/index.shtml.

Email Security or call 207-725-3458 with any questions.

ID Card Replacements

Please call 207-721-5199 or email the OneCard Office for more information.

Lost Keys

Please call 207-721-5199 or email the OneCard Office for more information.

Health Center Services

Please call 207-725-3770 or email Health Services for more information.

Library Fines

Please email Amy Heggie or call 207-725-3280 for more information.

To contact the Interlibrary Loan office, please email Interlibrary Loans or call 207-725-3283.

Late Enrollment/Registration Fees

 Please email the Registrar's Office or call 207-725-3521 for more information.

Student Aid or Loans

Please email the Student Aid Office or call 207-725-3144 for more information.