Enjoy this immersive (but not submersive!) photo coverage of the Puddle Jump, plus read historical newspaper accounts of our enduring enchantment with jumping into icy cold water in the winter.
Bates Banner Request
If you would like to borrow a Bates banner for an upcoming wedding or special event, please fill out the form below. If you are requesting a banner to be mailed to you, please allow at least three weeks for processing and shipping. We will confirm your request by email and schedule the banner to ship 2-3 weeks before your event date. If you have a specific deadline (other than your event date) for receiving the banner, please let us know in the “Special Instructions” section. When we send the banner, we will include a postage-paid envelope for its return to campus. PLEASE NOTE: We will do our very best to fulfill all requests, however, we are not able to guarantee delivery for requests received fewer than 10 business days prior to your event. Thank you.