Archives for "Financial aid"

Friday

March 21, 2014 4:10 pm

Bates College announces 3 percent fee increase

Bates College announces 3 percent fee increase

The Bates College Board of Trustees has voted to set the fee for attendance for the academic year 2014–15 at…

Wednesday

January 15, 2014 10:42 am

President Spencer attends today’s White House summit on college opportunity

President Spencer attends today’s White House summit on college opportunity

Livestreamed at www.whitehouse.gov/live, the event is hosted by President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama.

Tuesday

December 10, 2013 10:33 am

Southern Maine’s TideSmart Radio interviews President Spencer

Southern Maine’s TideSmart Radio interviews President Spencer

Spencer shared how Bates embraces technology while staying true to its culture and principles.

Thursday

August 29, 2013 11:54 am

Bates welcomes the high-achieving, highly diverse Class of 2017

Bates welcomes the high-achieving, highly diverse Class of 2017

Bates’ Convocation, on Sept. 3, marks the opening of the school year and the formal entry of the 502 members of the Class of 2017.

Thursday

March 28, 2013 10:46 am

Bates announces lowest fee increase since 1972

Bates announces lowest fee increase since 1972

The Bates College Board of Trustees has voted to set the fee for attendance for the academic year 2013–14 at…

Tuesday

May 8, 2012 11:18 am

Student stories underscore the value of Bates philanthropy

Student stories underscore the value of Bates philanthropy

Mount David Society Scholarship Luncheon brings together students and donors.

Wednesday

November 2, 2011 5:46 pm

Video: Selections from the Leadership Symposium on Cost, Value and Financial Aid

Video: Selections from the Leadership Symposium on Cost, Value and Financial Aid

Video clips of the five speakers at the Leadership Symposium on Cost, Value and Financial Aid at Bates College. Watch…

Tuesday

November 1, 2011 5:11 pm

College costs aren’t the real issue, higher-ed experts tell Bates symposium

College costs aren’t the real issue, higher-ed experts tell Bates symposium

Everyone knows that the big story about higher education is that costs are out of control. That story sets the tone for media coverage of higher education, and it’s the story that keeps parents awake at night. And it’s wrong.

Thursday

September 8, 2011 5:23 pm

Sun Journal story looks at five first-year students from Lewiston-Auburn high schools

Sun Journal reporter Bonnie Washuk talks to the five students from Lewiston and Auburn high schools who are members of…

Friday

July 1, 2011 2:34 pm

'Apples to oranges' comparison creates misleading impression of Bates cost

An apples-to-oranges comparison of college costs released June 30 by the U.S. Department of Education gives a misleading impression of the true cost of attending Bates.