December 10, 2020 8:45 am
‘So, are you really Test-Optional?’ Dean of Admission and Financial Aid Leigh Weisenburger weighs in.
Because Bates is in its fourth decade of a test-optional admission policy, we are getting more questions than ever from students, parents, guardians, counselors, and our colleagues in admission who are moving test-optional. Learn more about why Bates has been test-optional for 36 years, what the data shows, and how the pandemic has provided a needed push for institutions in moving the conversation forward.
December 1, 2020 11:45 am
Bates Dean of Admission and Financial Aid moderates this conversation organized by the College Guidance Network.
November 25, 2020 4:52 pm
Interested in a deeper dive into academics at Bates? Listen to this podcast created by Bates student Natalie Moon ’21 for her Science Communication course (Bio 126).
November 19, 2020 9:39 am
Hear from current ‘Cats about why they chose Bates, what they’re studying, how they spend time outside of the classroom, and why they think this place is special.
November 19, 2020 9:34 am
Bates faculty are known for being talented, honest, and accessible. Learn more about their areas of expertise, their research, and their connection with students.
November 12, 2020 9:32 pm
Interested in why Bates is getting national attention for how we are preparing students for life after college? Join us for a session on the Center for Purposeful Work, our unique spin on career development in a liberal arts environment. Panelists will discuss internships, infusion courses, job shadows, and share helpful information about outcomes.
November 12, 2020 8:57 pm
Gain a deeper understanding of the Arts at Bates through a conversation focusing on academic and extra curricular offerings and connections with our community. Topics covered include The Bates Museum of Art, Dance, Music, Studio Art, Theater, Writing, and more!
November 12, 2020 8:50 pm
Interested in athletics? Join coaches and student athletes for a conversation around our leagues, competing at Bates, and managing academics and athletics.
November 12, 2020 8:38 pm
Interested in getting a better understanding of the Bates student experience? Join current students as they share more about their academic and extra curricular journeys, support systems, favorite Traditions, and why they chose Bates. They’ll also share some words of wisdom for the college application process!
November 12, 2020 8:34 pm
Join three Bates professors for an honest and engaging conversation about their areas of expertise, their academic philosophies, and what makes the Bates classroom experience special.