Stories about "Interviews"
Three reasons to cheer Bates faculty scholarship

Wednesday, March 9, 2011 4:44 pm

Why is faculty scholarship important at a college like Bates? At a...

'We are partners' is theme of Garcelon-sponsored admission panel

Friday, November 12, 2010 12:27 pm

Families from the Lewiston-Auburn area who are beginning the college search heard...

Free panel discussion Nov. 11 at Bates demystifies college search process

Friday, November 5, 2010 2:06 pm

Topics include "Interviewing Tips" and "Financial Aid Basics."

Why Bates?

Tuesday, June 7, 2005 12:32 pm

On Valentine’s Day, as the Bates Admissions staff is halfway through reading, re-reading, and re-re-reading every one of a record 4,506 applications for the Class of 2009, the topic of conversation in Lindholm House is the courtship between applicant and college. For starters, the College expects a certain love light in the eyes of each student who applies. “We want people who want to be here, who have a passion for Bates,” says Jared Cash ’04, assistant dean of admissions.