Cable TV Service - Xfinity on Campus

All students who reside in Bowdoin College housing have access to Xfinity on Campus while connected to the Bowdoin network. This streaming service allows students to stream live TV, record up to 20 hours of previously aired content, and watch on-demand videos directly from their laptops, desktops, smartphones, and tablets anywhere on campus.

To access the service on a TV, students will need to use a Roku streaming player (or a TV with a built-in Roku software).

Stream over 100+ live channels including local stations

  • Access to Xfinity On Demand movies and television shows
  • DVR up to 20 hours of recordings
  • Stream TV directly in a web browser on a laptop or desktop computer
  • Xfinity Stream app available on smartphones and tablets (iOS and Android), Apple TV, and Roku streaming devices

Getting Started

How can I watch?

What devices can I use to access Xfinity on Campus?

What channels do I get?

To view all of the available channels, log in to Xfinity on Campus and click the "Channels" tab. All channels with the Watch Now button are included.

What can I watch on-campus vs. off-campus?

How do I watch Xfinity on Campus on my TV?

Need Help?

Xfinity on Campus is provided in partnership by Comcast. If you need assistance with your streaming service, you may contact Xfinity support directly. If you have general questions or have issues logging in to to the Xfinity service with your Bowdoin username and password, please contact the IT Service Desk.

  • Go to and click "Submit a request."
  • If you're not sure if the issue is with your account or Xfinity, you can contact the Service Desk at 207-725-3030 or try our Live chat support available M-F 8:00 am - 5:00 pm or chat bot, available 24-hours a day.