COVID19 – Operational information for students, faculty and staff
Please watch this page for changes and updates.
Wash (your hands) Wear (your mask) Watch (your distance)
Bates requires facial coverings in all shared spaces on campus, including congested outdoor pathways , and in privates workspaces when multiple people are present.
Student Pre-Arrival Shipping
We recommend shipping on or about August 8, 2020.
Please find your shipping address with a virtual number on the Garnet Gateway. You must use this shipping address in order to receive items at the college. Your shipping address should be acceptable to all shipping and private carriers (USPS, UPS, DHL, FedEx, Airlines, special courier).
Please write ESSENTIAL on incoming packages if it contains items you must have when you arrive.
Student Arrival & Package Pick up
You must have a current Bates ID to obtain packages and services.
We will be providing student touch-less package pick up outside.
August 25-28 from 4-8 – Essential items only
August 29- 30 from 9-4 – All item pick up
August 31 normal weekly schedule Monday-Friday 9-4
Essential items are bedding, luggage and medicine.
Non-essential items are carpets, furniture, bikes, TV’s. Non essential items may be picked once the initial testing period has ended.
Faculty and Staff
Hours beginning August 31, 2020 Monday – Friday 8-9 am. We have dedicated this specific time for faculty and staff to pick up or ship items or visit with print staff without affecting occupancy during students hours. We are happy to make appointments or other arrangements on a case by case basis.
Please call or email us at 207.786.6098 or firstname.lastname@example.org if you need assistance or have questions with any of this information. We are here to help!
We provide the most accessible and collaborative customer service experience possible for all things print and mail related to Bates staff, faculty and students. Post & Print is dedicated to being a reliable full-service, high-quality source for these services while using technology, innovation and efficiency to control costs.
We have an experienced, professional and delightfully dedicated staff that understands your POST (package, shipping, mailing) and PRINT (printing, copying, scanning, bindery) needs. We are experts in our industry and have a sense of ownership in everything we do. We will work collaboratively with you every step of the way.