Admission Team

Get to know the Bates admission team! We look forward to connecting, whether you have a specific question or simply want to say hello! To browse by state or global region, please see our website here.

Deans and Counselors

Scott Alexander

Senior Associate Dean of Admission & Director of Strategic Planning and International Enrollment

salexan2@bates.edu

Alaska; Hawaii

Asia (East, South, Southeast)


Caroline Berlin

Senior Assistant Dean of Admission, Communications and Marketing Manager

cberlin@bates.edu

Arkansas; Delaware; District of Columbia (DC); Florida; Louisiana; Georgia; Maryland; Massachusetts (Lowell, Concord, Wellesley, Cape Cod, South Shore); Mississippi; New Jersey (Camden, Burlington, Jersey Shore, Middlesex, Monmouth, Somerset, Mercer Counties); North Carolina; Oklahoma; Rhode Island; South Carolina; Tennessee; Texas; Virginia; West Virginia

Central America; South America; Western Africa


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Audrey Burns ’17

Senior Assistant Dean of Admission, Campus Visitor Experience Manager

aburns3@bates.edu

Colorado; Indiana; Kentucky; Michigan; New Hampshire; New Jersey (Northern); New York (Western, Central, and Upstate; Brooklyn, Long Island, Rockland County, Staten Island, Westchester County); Ohio; Pennsylvania; Vermont

Canada; Europe


Nathania François

Senior Assistant Dean of Admission & Assistant Director of Diversity Enrollment

nfrancoi@bates.edu

California (Glendale, Pasadena, Long Beach, Covina, Orange County, San Diego, South Central Valley); Illinois; Iowa; Kansas; Massachusetts (Central and Western; Milton, Lexington, Waltham); Minnesota; Missouri; Nebraska; Wisconsin

Caribbean; Puerto Rico

Transfer applications


Tyler Lussier

Senior Associate Dean of Admission & Director of Outreach and Recruitment

tlussier@bates.edu

Arizona; California (San Francisco, Marin, Northern California, East Bay, Peninsula, North Central Valley); Connecticut; Nevada; New Mexico; Utah

Africa (Northern); Middle East


Jared H. Rivers

Senior Associate Dean of Admission & Director of Access

jrivers@bates.edu

California (Los Angeles, Santa Barbara, San Fernando Valley); Idaho; Massachusetts (Essex County); Montana; New York (Bronx, Queens); North Dakota; South Dakota; Wyoming

Asia (Central)


Johanna Farrar Seltzer ’03

Senior Associate Dean of Admission & Director of Selection and Staff Development

jseltzer@bates.edu

Maine; Oregon; Washington

Africa (Eastern, Southern)


Darryl Uy
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C. Darryl Uy

Director of Admission

duy@bates.edu

Massachusetts (Boston, Cambridge); New York (Manhattan)

Australia; Oceania


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Leigh A. Weisenburger

Vice President for Enrollment & Dean of Admission and Financial Aid

lweisenb@bates.edu


Office of Admission Staff

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Shuja Masood

Admission Data Analyst

smasood@bates.edu


Deborah Obptande

Admission Research Analyst and Information Systems Manager

dobtand@bates.edu


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Torey Reny

Admission Office Assistant, Campus Visitor Experience

treny@bates.edu


Debbie Rioux

Admission Office Specialist

Margaret Galligan-Schmoll

Margaret Galligan-Schmoll

Director of Admission Operations

mgalliga@bates.edu


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Laurie A. Dube

Admission Office Assistant, Coordinator of Alumni Admission Engagement

ldube@bates.edu


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Sherry St.Amant

Assistant to the Dean of Admission & Financial Aid, Office Manager

sstamant@bates.edu