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Aug 26, 2022

Exceeding goal, Bates College successfully ends record-setting campaign with gifts of $345.7 million

“We owe the success of the Bates Campaign to the exceptional generosity of our alumni, parents, friends, faculty, staff, and students,” said President Clayton Spencer. “Today, we are better resourced and equipped to broaden access to a Bates education.”

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