Welcome to Residence Life and Health Education

The Office of Residence Life and Health Education is dedicated to the creation of diverse, inclusive, and collaborative communities. We foster a holistic understanding of wellness and facilitate relationships that develop agency and perspectiveThrough dynamic and robust programming, we prepare leaders to embrace difference and pursue responsible citizenship.

***Please Note: as of 5/11/22 our office is transitioning to Zoom Phones and may experience technical difficulties. If you are trying to reach us via phone (207)786-6215 and cannot get through please email us via housing@bates.edu for a response.***



Residence Life

Explore residence life job opportunities, programming, and the JARC Staff program.


Housing

Information on housing options and policies including Lottery, important dates, summer placement, a comprehensive housing tour, and FAQs.


Health Education

Information about Health and Wellness programming on campus.



We look forward to assisting you in your transition to Bates College or with any other questions related to our work. For more information, stop by the Residence Life and Health Education Office on the Second Floor of 96 Campus Avenue, call us at 207-786-6215, or email the office at housing@bates.edu. Our hours of operation are 8:30 am – 4:30 pm, Monday – Friday.