Frequently Asked Questions

Welcome to Bowdoin College! The following information is designed to provide incoming first-year, transfer, and exchange students with a quick reference source to answer the big questions about arriving on the Bowdoin College campus. Below are links to four different categories of questions that can help in your planning:

Getting Here
Living on Campus
Academics
Campus Resources

If you have more questions your Proctor or R.A. will be on hand as soon as you arrive on campus to answer any questions you may have.  If you have questions before your arrival, don't hesitate to contact Ellen Rogoz '12, Orientation Intern in the Office of the Dean of Student Affairs at (207) 798-7024.

If you wish to download or print a full version of our FAQ a pdf version is available here