About

We have three overarching goals in our work–to communicate with and support and develop our employees.


Our Vision

To maximize each employee’s work experience and contribution to Bates.


Our Mission

Through personalized service and consistent application of policies and procedures, contribute to building and supporting a community that respects and values all employees’ contributions towards maximizing our student’s experience at Bates.

The Human Resource Department provides support to the campus in the following functional areas:


Guiding Principles:

  • Treat every individual with dignity and respect.
  • Maintain a positive outlook and promote trust in all of our relationships.
  • Apply all policies and procedures consistently and fairly.
  • Keep all employment matters in the strictest confidence.
  • Maintain the highest ethical standards.
  • Make the best use of financial resources for the College’s benefit.
  • Constantly review and improve operations to ensure we are providing  superior customer service.