Alumni Gymnasium

Alumni Gym

  • View on Map: 130 Central Avenue
  • Basketball and volleyball auditorium, and coaches’ and trainers’ offices
  • Built 1926
  • 37,173 square feet


Alumni Gymnasium is home to the Bates basketball and volleyball teams. The NCAA has rated Alumni Gymnasium as one of the toughest gyms in the nation for opponents to play in, thanks in large part to its intimate atmosphere and bleachers within a few feet of the court. The building also houses several offices for the physical education faculty and coaches.