Bowdoin College

Brunswick, ME

Bowdoin College

About Bowdoin College

Bowdoin College is a highly selective liberal arts college, enrolling approximately 1,800 students. Through a need-blind admissions policy, the College meets 100% of students demonstrated financial need with no loans. 32% of students identify as students of color, an additional 5% are international, and 45% receive financial aid. Bowdoin is a dynamic living and learning community committed to fostering pluralism, building community, and nurturing a commitment to the common good.

The College seeks academically and culturally diverse faculty and staff, welcoming applicants from diverse backgrounds, and/or who have experience working collaboratively with diverse populations. Bowdoin is set in the coastal New England town of Brunswick, Maine. Brunswick, a town of 22,000 residents, brings together elements of both city and country living including cultural offerings, a variety of restaurants, and four season activities for outdoor enthusiasts. Bowdoin s historic 215-acre campus, comprising 120+ buildings, is a brief walk to downtown Brunswick, and is 25 miles from Portland and about 120 miles from Boston.


The Offer of the College

TO BE AT HOME in all lands and all ages; To count Nature a familiar acquaintance, and Art an intimate friend; To gain a standard for the appreciation of others' work and the criticism of your own; To carry the keys of the world's library in your pocket, And feel its resources behind you in whatever task you undertake; To make hosts of friends... Who are to be leaders in all walks of life; To lose yourself in generous enthusiasms and cooperate with others for common ends - This is the offer of the college for the best four years of your life.


Total Rewards

Bowdoin College strives to provide a wide variety of competitive and cost-effective benefits to fulfill the needs of our employees, no matter what stage of life they are enjoying.

Health & Wellness:
-Free access to fitness center and other campus facilities
-Top-rated campus dining services
-CPR/AED Training
-Ergonomics
-Wellness Classes

Insurance Protection:
-Medical - Anthem
-Dental - Northeast Delta Dental
-Vision - Eye Med Vision Care
-Basic Life Insurance
-Short & Long Term Disability

Financial Health:
-Flexible Spending Accounts
-Generous Retirement Plans
-Tuition Reimbursement

Life, Work, & Family:
-Paid Time Off (Vacation, Sick, Holidays)
-Maternity and Parental Leave
-Events & Shows on Campus
-Children's Scholarship Program
-Employee Assistance Program
-Local vendor discounts


EEO Information

Bowdoin College complies with applicable provisions of federal and state laws that prohibit unlawful discrimination in employment, admission, or access to its educational or extracurricular programs, activities, or facilities based on race, color, ethnicity, ancestry and national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, age, marital status, place of birth, genetic predisposition, veteran status, or against qualified individuals with physical or mental disabilities on the basis of disability, or any other legally protected statuses.