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 19, 2017.

Below is a summary of the schedule. All guests will be provided with a printed schedule upon arrival.
Register

8:00 a.m.-8:30 a.m. Arrival and Registration
Refreshments will be available upon registration
Olin Arts Center
75 Russell Street
8:30 a.m.-9:20 a.m. Campus Tour
The tour will start and end at the Olin Arts Center
Olin Arts Center
75 Russell Street
9:30 a.m.-9:50 a.m. Welcome and Schedule Overview Olin Arts Center
75 Russell Street
10:00 a.m.-10:50 a.m. Session A: Question and Answer Panel with Bates Students
A conversation with current students about
their Bates experience
Olin Arts Center
75 Russell Street
11:00 a.m.-11:50 a.m. Student Lunch
Joined by Admission Tour Guides and Senior Fellows

Counselor Lunch
Joined by members of the Bates Office of Admission

Commons
136 Avenue201

Muskie Archives
70 Campus Avenue

12:00 p.m.-12:50 p.m. Session B: Writing the  College Essay

 

Session C: Mock Admission Interview

Benjamin Mays Center
95 Russell Street

Olin Arts Center
75 Russell Street

1:00 p.m.-1:50 p.m. Session D: Mock Application Read

 

Session E: Applying to College, Affording College

Benjamin Mays Center
95 Russell Street

Olin Arts Center
75 Russell Street

2:00 p.m.-2:50 p.m. Campus Tour
The tour will depart from the Olin Arts Center
Olin Arts Center
75 Russell Street

We suggest that all guests park in the lot behind Merrill Gym, located at 141 Russell Street.

If you are a counselor and would like to register for Maine Day, please email Caran Arora at carora@bates.edu.