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Directions to Colby, Bates & Bowdoin for the Annual Graduate & Professional School Fair

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Colby College, Waterville, Maine
Date:  Monday, October 28th
Time:  3:30-5:00 PM
Location:  Cotter Union
Address:  4000 Mayflower Hill, Waterville, ME

Directions

Campus Map

Accommodations

Directions & Parking
Take Interstate 95 to Exit 127 Waterville/Oakland. Turn toward Waterville (east) on Kennedy Memorial Drive (Rt. 137) and follow the blue signs to Colby. After nine-tenths of a mile on Kennedy Memorial Drive you will turn left onto First Rangeway, opposite Inland Hospital.  Proceed 1.1 miles on First Rangeway, to the first stop sign, and turn left onto Mayflower Hill Drive.  In a half mile you will arrive on campus and see signs directing you to Cotter Union.  You will be able to pull up and unload your materials and will be directed to parking.

Shipping Information
For your convenience, we would be happy to receive a shipment of your recruiting materials at each of the fair locations.  However, please be aware that we will not be able to return materials.  All materials left at the fair locations will be recycled appropriately.  To minimize your costs and the impact on the environment, please consider taking the leftover materials with you and/or adjusting the amount of materials shipped to each location.  Please have materials shipped between October 1st and 12th.

Career Center
Colby College
4140 Mayflower Hill
Waterville, ME 04901-4140
Attn:  Tammi Hamm

Directions to Bates from Colby
From Cotter Union, turn right onto Mayflower Hill Drive; from the parking lot across the main street, turn left onto Mayflower Hill Drive.  Follow Mayflower Hill Drive to the third right onto First Rangeway.  Continue to the end of First Rangeway at the traffic light (Inland Hospital is directly across Kennedy Memorial Drive at this light).  Turn right onto Kennedy Memorial Drive, staying in the right lane.  Follow KMD through three sets of lights to overpass.  Just after the overpass, turn right onto I-95 South.

Stay on I-95 South/Maine Turnpike (do not take the exit for I-295) going south.  Take Exit 80 and bear right onto Plourde Parkway.  Continue on Plourde straight to stoplight at intersection of Plourde and Pleasant:  continue on Plourde .6 miles to stoplight.  Continue straight across intersection onto Russell Street and follow for .9 miles to the third stoplight.  Turn left onto College Street and follow to second blinking stoplight; turn left onto Campus Avenue.  The Graduate and Professional School Fair will be held in the Gray Athletic Building.

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Bates College, Lewiston, Maine
Date:  Tuesday, October 29th
Time 11:00 AM – 1:30 PM
Location:  Clifton Dagget Gray Athletic Building (Gray Cage)
Address:  130 Central Avenue, Lewiston, ME 04240

Directions

Campus Map

Accommodations

Parking
Parking is in the gray area behind #75, Merrill Gym.  When you look at the campus map you will see a walkway that crosses from Merrill Gym via Central Ave to the Gray Athletic Building where the CBB – GPSF is being held.  There will be signs directing you from the parking lot to Gray Athletic Building.  It is a five minute walk from the parking lot to the Gray Athletic Building.

Shipping Information
For your convenience, we would be happy to receive a shipment of your recruiting materials at each of the fair locations.  However, please be aware that we will not be able to return materials.  All materials left at the fair locations will be recycled appropriately.  To minimize your costs and the impact on the environment, please consider taking the leftover materials with you and/or adjusting the amount of materials shipped to each location.  Please have materials shipped between October 1st and 12th.

Graduate and Professional School Fair
Bates College
53 Campus Avenue
Lewiston, ME 04240
Attn:  Karina Lemay

Directions to Bowdoin from Bates
To reach Brunswick from the west (Bates College), take route 196 to Topsham, going past the Topsham Fair Mall to the intersection of Route 201.  Take a right at the light (heading south) onto Route 201, following signs to Maine Street in Brunswick.  You will cross a bridge and proceed on Maine street to the campus (less than a mile).  After you cross the railroad tracks, you will head up hill and bear left at the white church onto Bath Road.  At the traffic light, turn right onto Sills Drive (Route 123).  There are two parking options:

  1. Take the second entrance on your right into the Dayton Arena Parking Lot.  If you park in the back left corner you will be closest to Smith Union.  Signs will be pointing in the direction of the entrance.
  2. Continue down Sills Drive/Harpswell Road to the Farley Field House.  Turn right into the parking lot.  Vans will be available to escort you to and from the Graduate and Professional School Fair in Smith Union.  If you pass the Maine Pines Tennis Club on the right hand side you have gone too far.

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Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Maine
Date:  Tuesday, October 29th
Time:  3:30 – 5:00 PM
Location:  Smith Union
Address:  6 South Campus Drive, Brunswick, ME 04011

Directions

Campus Map

Accommodations

Parking
Bowdoin College has very limited on-campus parking.  We will have two shuttle vans providing transportation between the Athletic Complex (Farley Field House) at 85 Harpswell Road and David Saul Smith Union.  The vans will be available from 2:30 until 5:30 pm.  Please see one of the Career Planning Center staff members if you need to leave early.  We’ll make sure to have a vehicle waiting for you.

Shipping Information
For your convenience, we would be happy to receive a shipment of your recruiting materials at each of the fair locations.  However, please be aware that we will not be able to return materials.  All materials left at the fair locations will be recycled appropriately.  To minimize your costs and the impact on the environment, please consider taking the leftover materials with you and/or adjusting the amount of materials shipped to each location.  Please have materials shipped between October 1st and 12th.

Graduate and Professional School Fair
Bowdoin College
6000 College Station
Brunswick, ME 04011
Attn:  Ivy Pelletier

Directions Home
To all points North:  Exit parking lot onto Route 123 by turning left.  At signal light, turn right on Bath Road.  At Cook’s Corner signal light, turn left to get on highway – it’s the right fork to travel north.

To all points South:  Exit parking lot onto Route 123 by turning left.  Continue through signal light onto Federal Street.  At stop sign, turn left.  In 1/10 mile, turn right onto Maine Street.  Cross highway overpass and take immediate left which is the entrance ramp to Route 1.  Within a mile, signal light on Pleasant Street – turn right.  Now you have a straight shot on Pleasant Street to marked signs for travel south.

 


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