Five ways to get involved at Bowdoin

Help lead a Bowdoin Club in your area

Do you like planning social events? Miss hanging out with your Bowdoin classmates? Lead or be part of a committee that organizes events for alumni in your area. Learn more about Bowdoin Club. 




Plan the next Reunion

Class reunions are held every five years and are planned by a committee of classmates working with the Alumni Relations staff. If you are interested in helping plan your next reunion, contact Alumni Relations at (207) 725-3266 or


Increase the giving participation ratio of your class

Become a fundraising committee volunteer. Connect with your old classmates and help support Bowdoin at the same time. More information.



Offer career advice to fellow alumni and current students

Share your expertise by connecting with alumni through the Bowdoin Career Advisory Network.


Interview and recruit Bowdoin's next class

Become a BASIC admissions volunteer and help connect qualified students in your area to Bowdoin. More information.

More opportunities to get involved at Bowdoin

2015 Alumni Service Award

For his varied and distinguished service to the College, Leo J. Dunn III '75 has been named the recipient of the 2015 Alumni Service Award, the highest honor given by the Bowdoin Alumni Council.

Dunn has been a tireless and devolted volunteer servings the College as Class Agent for a remarkable twenty-eight years, Alumni Fund Director, Chair of the Alumni Fund, and as a valued member of the Class of 1975 Leadership Gift Committee and the Hall of Honor Selection Committee. Dunn have was instrumental in the success of several capital campaigns including a successful effort to reengage members of the Beta Theta Pi fraternity, which culminated in the installation and dedication of an inspiring polar bear sculpture on the concourse of the Sidney J. Watson Arena.


2015 Club Volunteer of the Year

A SmithAlicia Smith '04 of the Bowdoin Club of Boston has been named the 2015 Club Volunteer of the Year by the Bowdoin College Alumni Council in recognition of her enthusiasm, initiative and achievement in Club volunteerism. 

Alicia's leadership and thoughtful approach to alumni programming has helped create countless opportunities for Boston area alumni and parents to connect with each other and to the College.