• Dioramas


    All of the dioramas in the George B. Dorr Museum were created by COA students to inform museum visitors about the ecology and behavior of local Maine species...

  • Tuition & Fees


    Cost estimates including tuition, room, board, books and supplies updated for each academic year at College of the Atlantic.

  • Financial Aid


    More than 80% of COA students receive financial aid including scholarships, need-based aid, and work-study. Cost calculator, requirements, and deadlines.

  • Peggy Rockefeller Farms


    One of two farms managed by the students and staff at the College of the Atlantic.

  • For Counselors


    We know the crucial role counselors play in helping students find the school that best fits their interests and goals. As you continue to advise your...

  • The Hatchery


    COA’s venture incubator grants academic credit while providing students with tools to launch a business, including office space and local mentors.

  • Student Consumer Information


    Student Consumer Information for the College of the Atlantic in Bar Harbor, Maine.

  • Beyond the Hatchery


    Success in the Hatchery has never been measured in dollars sold, products created, or ventures launched...


  • NEWS
    Senior nets coveted Watson Fellowship
    College of the Atlantic senior Indiana Núñez Sharer ’20 will travel the world for a year studying motherhood, matriarchal communities, and how mothers use their collective voices to heal trauma and violence, following the award of a prestigious Thomas J. Watson Fellowship.
  • NEWS
    Faculty Film Nets Year-Long Fellowship Award
    Film Prof. Nancy Andrews’ The Strange Eyes of Dr. Myes is among 10 films chosen for a year-long development fellowship with the Independent Filmmaker Project.
  • NEWS
    Bar Harbor Startup Incubator Nets $1.5M Grant (Maine Biz)
    A foundation honoring a late Mount Desert Island summer resident has given $1.5 million to a Bar Harbor startup incubator that provides opportunities for College of the Atlantic students.