Welcome, Class of 2018!
You are about to join a community of passionately curious, unapologetically smart, stubbornly modest people in a joyful search for what’s next.
We’re excited that you’re coming. Here are some dates and events to know about in 2014:
Friday, March 28: Mount David Summit
- Join us in Pettingill Hall to celebrate student academic achievement at Bates.
- Register online
Friday, April 4, and Friday, April 25: Admitted Student Receptions at Bates
- See what being a Bobcat is all about. Visit classes, eat delicious food and meet your new best friends.
Off-campus Admitted Student Receptions in April
- Off-campus Admitted Student Receptions are being planned for Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, New York City, San Francisco, Washington, D.C., and more. Visit the Admitted Student Receptions page for exact locations and to register.
You can register for any of these events by calling the Bates Office of Admission: 1-855-BATES55 (1-855-228-3755) or 207-786-6000. You can also register on the Admitted Student Receptions page.
Excited to be a member of the Bates Class of 2018? Share your excitement with other new Bobcats by joining the official Facebook group and tagging your tweets and photos with #bates2018.
Enroll Online Students admitted Early Decision Round II must reply by February 22, 2014. Students admitted Regular Decision must reply by May 1, 2014.