Room & Board

Housing

Students over the age of 13 are housed in Bowdoin College dorms and apartment buildings. During the enrollment process, accepted students may indicate roommate requests.

College Residence Hall Housing (ages 13-17)

  • Curfew enforced
  • Double and triple occupancy rooms
  • A pillow, linens, towel, and a blanket provided
  • Washers and dryers are available in every residence hall. To use the machines, first go to the summer programs office in Coles Tower to load cash onto your ID card.

College Residence Hall Housing (ages 18-20)

  • Double and triple occupancy rooms
  • A pillow, linens, towel, and a blanket provided
  • Washers and dryers are available in every residence hall. To use the machines, first go to the summer programs office in Coles Tower to load cash onto your ID card.

College Apartments (age 21+)

  • Double and triple occupancy rooms
  • A pillow, linens, towel, and a blanket provided
  • Apartments have stoves and refrigerators, but do not have pots, dishes, or utensils
  • Washers and dryers are available in every residence hall. To use the machines, first go to the summer programs office in Coles Tower to load cash onto your ID card.

Participants under the age of 13

Students under the age of 13 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian during the entire length of their stay. This age group is not eligible for on-campus housing and must arrange independent accommodations. See the Brunswick Downtown Association for lodging options.

 

Meals

Breakfast, lunch, and dinner are provided by the award-winning Bowdoin College dining hall. Students describe the food as “exceptional” and “amazing.” Meals are a great time to socialize with chamber groups and friends, connect with Festival faculty and staff, and meet other students.

Dining Hall Hours
Breakfast: 7:00 AM – 8:30 AM
Lunch: 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM
Dinner: 5:00 PM – 6:45 PM
Sunday Brunch: 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM