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Bowdoin College Location, Campus Life, & Housing Information

Brunswick, ME

Location and Setting


Brunswick Population
15,175
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Portland
Campus Size
207 acres

Weather

Temperature
11.4 average low in January, 72.7 average high in September
Rain
129 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Map
Nearest Bus Station
Brunswick
Nearest Train Station
26 mile(s) from campus in Portland

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Coed housing, disabled student housing
Students in College Housing
92% of all students
Housing Requirements
Freshmen and sophomores are required to live on campus
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
8%
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
 

Security


24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices
Available
24-Hour Security Patrols
Available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services
Available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
Available
Other
self-defense education, safe ride service, emergency notification system

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Polar Bear
School Colors
White

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Baseball     x  
Basketball x   x  
Cross-Country Running x   x  
Field Hockey x      
Football     x  
Golf x   x  
Ice Hockey x   x  
Lacrosse x   x  
Rugby x      
Sailing x   x  
Skiing (Cross-Country) x   x  
Soccer x   x  
Softball x      
Squash x   x  
Swimming And Diving x   x  
Tennis x   x  
Track And Field x   x  
Volleyball x      
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball    
Basketball x  
Cross-Country Running x  
Field Hockey x  
Football    
Golf x  
Ice Hockey x  
Lacrosse x  
Rugby x  
Sailing x  
Skiing (Cross-Country) x  
Soccer x  
Softball x  
Squash x  
Swimming And Diving x  
Tennis x  
Track And Field x  
Volleyball x  
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball x  
Basketball x  
Cross-Country Running x  
Field Hockey    
Football x  
Golf x  
Ice Hockey x  
Lacrosse x  
Rugby    
Sailing x  
Skiing (Cross-Country) x  
Soccer x  
Softball    
Squash x  
Swimming And Diving x  
Tennis x  
Track And Field x  
Volleyball    
Women's Club Sports
crew, equestrian sports, fencing, ultimate Frisbee, water polo
Men's Club Sports
crew, equestrian sports, fencing, rugby, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball, water polo

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
badminton, basketball, field hockey, ice hockey, soccer, softball

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, outing club, intramural sports, community service volunteer programs, wbor 91.1 fm radio, bowdoin orient student newspaper
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
ROTC
 

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