Writing at Bates

For Students


For Faculty and Staff



Writing @ Bates supports a vibrant culture of writing, reading, and critical thinking at Bates College by supporting students, faculty, and staff in the use of writing across the curriculum.

To learn more about our program we invite you to explore these pages. To access our services, please feel free to contact us by:

  • Visiting us in the Writing & Speaking Center on the first floor of Ladd Library, where our Student Resource Representatives can connect Bates students to all of our support resources.
  • Sending us an email at writing@bates.edu to make an appointment with a professional writing specialist, or to ask a question about writing.
  • Giving us a call at (207)786-6106, with any & all questions on our services.