Parents and Families Archives

August 29, 2023

Less than 48 hours to drop-off!

Hello, new Bates families –  Less than 48 hours to go until Arrival Day begins for most of the Class of…

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July 12, 2023

Student deadlines, parent/guardian webinars, and more

Hello, Bates Class of 2027 families –  Summer is moving along, and Arrival Day will be here before we know…

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June 8, 2023

Dates to know – for you AND your student

Hello, Bates Class of 2027 families –  Summer weather hasn’t quite hit campus yet, but we hope you and your…

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May 26, 2023

Bates though the summer

Hello, Bates families – It’s been a beautiful Short Term here on campus. We are bidding farewell to your students…

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May 26, 2023

Photo and seating updates for Commencement

Hello, Bates Class of 2023 Families – The weather looks good, the chairs are up on the Historic Quad, and…

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May 26, 2023

Upcoming forms for students, health insurance, and more

Hello, Bates Class of 2027 families –  Greetings from campus! We have several updates for you today: Please reach out…

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April 14, 2023

Commencement honorands announced!

Hello, Bates Class of 2023 Families – We are excited to let you know that Bates has just announced the 2023…

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April 14, 2023

Commencement 2023 Reminders

Hello, Bates Class of 2023 Families – Just 76 days to go until Commencement, and we have a few reminders for…

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February 2, 2023

Resources for you – and your Bobcat!

Hello, Bates families – The chilly Maine forecast means it is a perfect time to mention Winter Carnival, a week-long series…

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December 12, 2022

End-of-semester resources

Hello from a snowy Bates campus! As we head into exams, we want to remind you about support resources for…

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