Bates Health Services

Closed for the Summer Recess

Our office is currently closed for the Summer Recess.

If you have a medical emergency that requires immediate attention, please call Campus Safety to reach EMS at 207-786-6111, or go to your nearest Emergency Department.

To access medical care during the summer, students living on campus will be referred to the Central Maine Family Medical Residency at 76 High Street. Appointments can be made by calling 207-795-2800.

More information about access to health care when Health Services is closed can be found on the Health Services website.

To reach Health Services staff, call 207-786-6199 or email These messages are monitored on a weekly basis during the summer.

Scheduling an Appointment or Contacting Health Services

BHS is open Monday – Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. To make an appointment, please call Health Services at 207-786-6199 or email

Bates recognizes that health significantly influences a student’s ability to participate fully in the life of the college. Health Services strives to enhance each student’s well-being by providing comprehensive confidential health care, and encouraging informed participation in all health-related decisions.

Bates has an established relationship with Central Maine Medical Center to provide expertise and care for students. CMMC is a recognized health care leader in Western and Central Maine, giving Bates students 24/7 access to complete medical care.

The Health Services staff includes physicians, medical residents, registered nurses, a patient services representative, and support staff.