Placing A Work Order/Repair Call

To place work orders or to report maintenance/repair problems in your office or dorm room, please call (207) 786-6449. If the line is currently busy (or after hours) and you receive a voice mail message, please feel free to call back during business hours or leave a detailed message, speaking slowly and clearly, and leaving all information listed below.*
STUDENTS:  please enter this important number into your cell phones for future use  207-786-6449.

Work Orders may be placed Monday through Friday from 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
For  after hour emergencies, please contact Bates College Campus Security  at 207-786-6254, open 24 hours.

*To expedite your work order request, please be prepared to provide the following information:

  • Contact Person
  • Contact Phone Number (please speak the number clearly)
  • Contact E-mail Address
  • Building Name
  • Floor Number
  • Room Number
  • Org. Number (for requests that may have charge back requirements)
  • Description of Work (and time frame if urgent)