Graduate School Resources at Bates

Whether you are just beginning to think about graduate school or trying to decide which program or school is right for you, Bates faculty members are an excellent resource and are knowledgeable about particular areas of study.

Questions about the application process, resumes and personal statements can be directed to  BCDC staff members Karen Daigler at or Nancy Gibson at

Students interested in applying for prominent nationally competitive awards such as the Fulbright, Rhodes and Watson should contact Robert Strong at and visit the Graduate Fellowship Committee’s homepage.

Additional resources for writing personal statements, are available through  Writing at Bates.