Class of 2025 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 2025 Families. We hope it will be useful to have all this outreach collected in a single place, and please feel free to reach out to us at parents@bates.edu if you have any questions.

Not receiving our email updates? Please let records@bates.edu know your current contact information so you don’t miss a thing!

  • Updates and upcoming invitation – June 17, 2021
    Hello, Incoming Bates Families – We hope your summer is off to a good start and that you are looking ahead with excitement to Bates in the fall. We wanted to share a few updates: Watch for an invitation next week to our Family Summer Welcome Series. These virtual events will be loosely organized by…
  • Fall arrival, Garnet Gateway, and more – May 20, 2021
    Hello, Incoming Bates Families – We hope that this email finds you well and looking forward to all things Bates. We have several updates for you today: Move-in and Orientation: The 2021-2022 calendar has been updated to include additional detail about student arrival. We hope these dates will be helpful for your summer planning. Please…
  • Covid Vaccination Expectations – May 11, 2021
    Hello, Incoming Bates Families – Greetings from Bates! As the Parent Team, we look forward to connecting with you this summer as you become part of the Bates community – and help your student do the same. Today, we have our first big update for you. The college has announced expectations related to students’ being…
  • Early resources for Class of 2025 families
    April 2021 As we move through spring, we wanted to share more updates and resources for you and your student. Ways for you to connect Join the Bates Class of 2025 Families Facebook Group  Watch our recordings of the Bates Parent Panel or Ask Me Anything with Bates College Leadership Reach out to your student’s…