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Prologue to Bates 2013

Prologue: Open House Program for First-Generation-to-College Students
and/or Students of Color

Three days on us to enjoy a slice of what Bates College has to offer. During the overnight program, designed by the Bates Office of Admission for first-generation-to-college and/or underrepresented high school seniors, you will:

  • Attend a class of your choosing
  • Stay with current Bates students
  • Meet Bates faculty and staff
  • Tour Bates’ beautiful, 109-acre campus
  • Catch an information session
  • Participate in an admission interview
  • Attend academic, athletic, cultural and co-curricular events

Prologue I runs October 13-15, 2013 and Prologue II runs November 10-12, 2013.


Apply Now!

The deadline to submit an application for the 2013 Prologue to Bates program has passed.

Application deadline for Prologue I: Wednesday, September 4, 2013

Application deadline for Prologue II: Wednesday, October 2, 2013

The Bates College Office of Admission is in the process of reviewing all Prologue II applications and will release final decisions on or around October 18th.

Please note that your high school guidance counselor will need to submit a copy of your transcript, a letter of recommendation and your school’s profile. When you submit your application, an email will be automatically generated to your counselor requesting these materials. Please make sure that your counselor submits these materials by the application deadline for the Prologue session to which you are applying.

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    Students admitted Regular Decision must reply by May 1, 2014.

    Visit our beautiful 109-acre campus.
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