A range of technology resources encourage innovation, independent thinking, and creativity, both inside and outside the classroom.

Media Commons and Computer Labs

Digital learning shapes physical spaces. With student and faculty input, Bowdoin rethinks how classrooms should function, change, and develop. Learn more about the Media Commons and computer labs on campus.

Media Commons

High Performance Computing

If you think high performance computing (HPC) seems like an unusual resource to find at a liberal arts college, you're right. But, faculty and students see it as a natural fit. Learn more about the HPC environment, aka "The Grid".

High Performance Computing at Bowdoin


Find "outside-the-box" projects such as 3D printed objects, virtual reality, or an augmented reality sandbox that demonstrates hydrological and geological concepts in the Innovation Lab on the first floor of Jewett Hall.

Student-run Tech Hub

The Tech Hub is located in Smith Union on the second floor near the Café, in the "Blue Box", and employs students to help with DExC warranties, printing, software and hardware problems, networking issues, and other technology-related services. Full training is provided and work hours are flexible around class schedules.

IT Loaning Center

Studio-quality camera equipment and recording spaces are available for students to use for class projects. Find out what equipment is available.

IT Equipment Loan Center