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Prologue to Bates 2014

Prologue: Open House Program for First-Generation-to-College Students
and/or Students from Diverse Backgrounds

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 students from diverse backgrounds, 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 12-14, 2014 and Prologue II runs November 9-11, 2014.


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Application deadline for Prologue I: Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Application deadline for Prologue II: Wednesday, October 1, 2014

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.

If you have previously applied for the Preface to Bates Program in the spring, then please check the box at the top of the application indicating that this is the case. Your guidance counselor will still need to submit an updated transcript for you and answer a few other questions but will not need to submit another letter of recommendation nor another school profile to support your application.

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