What is Bowdoin Switchboard?

On Switchboard, Polar Bears ask for what they need and offer what they have to give. All the generosity of the Bowdoin community is at your fingertips.

Whether you need advice, have a job opportunity, or are seeking something else, Switchboard makes it easy for you to connect with other Polar Bears. All members of our community come here to ask for help and help one another in return.

The Bowdoin community’s repository of past asks and offers is yours to search. If you don’t find what you’re looking for, you can post your own.

Welcome to Bowdoin Switchboard. We missed you.


Filter through asks and offers by location, subject, and category. The Bowdoin braintrust is all yours.


Connect with other Polar Bears directly without all the clutter of social media. Your message will go straight to their email inbox.


Access Switchboard anytime with your mobile browser without losing features of the desktop version.