Campus Status Levels
The current campus status level is GREEN. For information about what is permitted when the College is in green, yellow, orange, and red status please visit the Campus Status Level page.

Information for students, faculty, and staff about Bowdoin's plans for the Fall 2021 semester.


  • First and foremost,  the health and safety  of students, faculty, staff, and our neighbors in the Brunswick community;
  • Providing  an excellent Bowdoin education  to every student;
  • Strengthening the bonds  of our community; and
  • Being  good stewards of our financial resources.  

Fall 2021 Overview

  • We are welcoming all of our students back to campus this fall.
  • All classes will be taught in person in the fall.
  • All members of the campus community (students, faculty, and staff) are required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19. The only exemptions have been granted for medical reasons for students (and legitimate medical or religious reasons in the case of employees). 
  • The Bowdoin College calendar for the 2021-2022 academic year is available on the academic affairs site.
  • Bowdoin is requiring all guests attending campus events to provide proof of their full vaccination status through the smartphone app Health Pass by CLEAR.
  • Please visit the Fall 2021 page for more complete information for the fall semester.