The Common Application & the Bates Member screen
Bates requires the Common Application and the Bates member screen to be submitted. Both the Common Application and the Bates Member screen are available online from https://www.commonapp.org/Login or can be printed from the links below. Please note that the Common Application can only be submitted electronically.
- Common Application — School report (including a counselor evaluation) and two teacher evaluations.
- Optional Arts Materials – All arts submissions must be submitted electronically through Bates Online Arts Submissions Portal.
- Early Decision Contract — Must be signed by applicant, parent(s), and counselor.
- Bates Financial Statement for International Students (PDF) (for 2014 Admission) — If you are not a U.S. citizen, this form is required whether or not you’re applying for financial aid.
- Financial Aid Forms