Vehicle and Rental Options

The following vehicle options are covered under the college’s auto and third party liability insurance when terms and conditions are met.

  • Campus Life Vans – Students must be Driving Certified, and be participating in a Bates sponsored event/program/activity to qualify for Bates’ auto and third party liability insurance.
  • Enterprise – Students must be 21+, Driving Certified, and be participating in a Bates sponsored event/program/activity to qualify for Bates’ auto and third party liability insurance.
  • Larry Stewart’s U-Save 207-353-4133 – Students must be Driving Certified, and be participating in a Bates sponsored event/program/activity to qualify for Bates’ auto and third party liability insurance.
  • Zipcar – Students must be Driving Certified, and be participating in a Bates sponsored event/program/activity to qualify for Bates’ auto and third party liability insurance.  Students using Zipcar for personal travel will be covered under the terms of Zipcar and through the student’s personal auto and medical insurance.

Note: When renting a vehicle, always decline the rental insurance. See Kim Trauceniek, Associate Dean of Students, for a copy of the Bates auto insurance card.  

With questions, please contact the Office of Campus Life at campuslife@bates.edu or 207-786-6305