Maine Day

Each year, Bates invites Maine high school juniors and counselors to campus for a series of workshops focused on selective college admission. This year’s Maine Day will take place on Friday, May 13, 2016. Below is a summary of the schedule. Please check back for updates on this year’s schedule. You can view last year’s complete schedule as a PDF.

If you are a student and would like to register for Maine Day, please call the Office of Admission at 1-855-BATES55 (1-855-228-3755) or register online.

If you are a counselor and would like to register for Maine Day, please register here.

8:00 a.m. Arrival and Registration Check-In
8:30 a.m. Campus Tour
9:30 a.m. Welcome and Schedule Overview
10:00 a.m. SESSION A: Question and Answer Panel with Bates Students
11:00 a.m. STUDENTS: Lunch with the Bates Community
11:00 a.m. COUNSELORS: Lunch with Admission Staff
12:00 p.m. SESSION B: Writing the College Essay
12:00 p.m. SESSION C: Mock Admission Interview
1:00 p.m. SESSION D: Mock Application Read
1:00 p.m. SESSION E: Applying to College, Affording College
2:00 p.m. Campus Tour