Class of 2026 Incoming Families – Email Updates

As we welcome a new class of Bobcats – and their families! – we will have periodic information and event updates just for the Class of 2026 Families. We hope it will be useful to have all this outreach collected in a single place.

Please feel free to reach out to us at parents@bates.edu if you have any questions. To read our updates in a different language, use the translation widget at the top of this page.

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  • Welcome events, drop-off, and more
    Hello, Class of 2026 families – It’s official – the Class of 2026 is now fully enrolled! We are thrilled to welcome you and your students to Bates. We hope our summer-long outreach will help you feel at home at Bates and help you support your students as they manage the transition to college. Today, we want to…