Bowdoin Store COVID-19 FAQs

Is the Bowdoin Store open?

Yes! We're here to serve the whole Bowdoin community either in-store or online. Our current store hours can be viewed here.

The Bowdoin Store in Smith Union is currently OPEN to the public. Visitors must be vaccinated to enter the building.

Are masks required?

Masks are not currently required inside campus buildings, but anyone wishing to wear a mask is encouraged to do so.

I would prefer not to come inside. Do you offer curbside pickup?

Yes! Free curbside pickup can be selected on all orders of in-stock Bowdoin Store merchandise that are placed using a state of Maine shipping address.

Curbside orders will be ready on the following business day after the order is placed. Customers may call us at 1.800.524.2225 to arrange a pickup time at the Hyde Plaza polar bear statue when they receive confirmation that their order is ready.

If I buy something, can I still return it?

Yes! Our normal return policy remains in effect.

I still have questions...

Call us at 1-800-524-2225, or email us at, and we'll be happy to assist you.