Bobcat Connection: September 27, 2021

Big Game Saturday is on October 30!

Back to Bates 2021

Grab your Bates gear and join Bobcats at Garcelon Field as Bates takes on Colby! Reconnect and enjoy time with your Bates friends at the BrewFestGrill. Registration will open the week of October 10th, after Indigenous Peoples’ Day.

Note that due to Covid-19 health protocols on campus, event registration will be limitedLearn more. including the schedule and FAQs.

Schuler Access Initiative

Schuler Access Initiative

Bates announces a $100 million initiative to transform financial aid opportunities for talented students who are Pell eligible, low income, or undocumented. The initiative “is a game changer for Bates,” says President Clayton Spencer. 

The Schuler Access Initiative is powered by a $50 million challenge grant from the Schuler Education Foundation and will be matched dollar for dollar by Bates donors. 

Upcoming Events

It’s time to make Alumni Council member nominations!

(Hint: You can and should nominate yourself!)

The Alumni Council is composed of alumni from across the decades who represent a broad range of interests and perspectives. Members are committed and engaged alumni who want to help deepen alumni connections with Bates. All alumni are eligible to serve and we encourage their nominations. Questions can be directed to

The deadline is November 15.

Alumni Council 2021

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