Parents and Families Archives


March 22, 2022 1:23 pm

We’ve made it easier to share your reflections!

Dear Family Members of the Bates Class of 2022, We need your thoughtful reflections! Baccalaureate (Saturday, May 28th at 2pm,…


March 11, 2022 9:44 am

Save the date! Celebrate the Class of 2020

Hello, Bates Class of 2020 Families – On Saturday, June 4, the Bates Class of 2020 will finally have the…


March 7, 2022 11:45 am

Latest Bates updates for families

Hello, Bates Families – Students have received an update about welcome changes to campus health protocols. Read the full update…


March 2, 2022 3:43 pm

Graduation Celebration FAQ for Class of 2020 families

We’ve included some quick facts below, but please visit the 2020 Graduation Celebration page for complete details. Q: Is there…


March 1, 2022 2:12 pm

Latest updates on Commencement 2022

Hello, Bates Class of 2022 Families – The Commencement 2022 weekend schedule has been updated, and additional details will be…