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2 Andrews Road Tuition In/Out-State: $44,040 / $44,040 Total Fall Enrollment: 1,725
Lewiston , ME 04240 Books and Supplies: $800 Applicants Admitted: 27%
(207) 786-6000 On-campus Room and Board: $12,935 Receiving Aid of Some Type: 44% Undergraduate Application Fee: $60 Receiving Institutional Aid: 40% , $32,283 on average
Source: National Center for Education Statistics
  • Bates College General Information

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    Address 2 Andrews Road, Lewiston, ME 04240
    Phone Number (207) 786-6000
    Web Address
    Mission Statement -
    Type of School Four or more years, Private not-for-profit
    Religious affiliation None
    Highest degree offered Bachelor's degree
    Calendar Four-one-four plan
    Setting Small city
    Distance learning opportunities No

    Bates College Size

    Total enrollment 1,725
    Enrolled full time 1,725
    Enrolled part time -

    Bates College Student Body

    Men enrolled full time 796
    Women enrolled full time 929
    American Indian/Alaskan Native 0%
    Asian/Pacific Islander 7%
    Black/Non-Hispanic 5%
    Hispanic 4%
    White/Non-Hispanic 75%
    Non-Resident Alien 6%
    Race/ethnicity unknown 3%
  • Bates College Admission Basics

    Admissions office phone number -
    Open admission policy No
    Undergraduate Application fee $60
    Applied 5,196
    Admitted 1,397
    Enrolled 502
    Admitted % 27%

    Bates College Admission factors

    Admission test scores Neither required nor recommended
    Secondary school GPA Recommended
    Secondary school rank Recommended
    Secondary school record Required
    TOEFL Required
    Completion of college preparatory program Recommended
    Recommendations Required
    Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended

    Bates College Admission statistics

    Students submitting SAT -
    SAT 1 Verbal 25th percentile score -
    SAT 1 Verbal 75th percentile score -
    SAT 1 Math 25th percentile score -
    SAT 1 Math 75th percentile score -
    Students submitting ACT -
    ACT Composite 25th percentile score -
    ACT Composite 75th percentile score -
  • Bates College Cost

    In-State Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $44,040
    Out-of-state Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $44,040
    Books and Supplies $800
    On-campus room and board $12,935
    Off-campus room and board -

    Bates College Financial Aid

    Students Receiving Aid 44%
    Receiving Federal Grants 13% , $4,886 on average
    Receiving Institutional Aid 40% , $32,283 on average
    Receiving Student Loans 25% , $5,926 on average
  • Bates College Programs & Majors

    Graduates in 2009/2010 academic year.

    Area, Ethnic, Cultural, and Gender Studies Bachelor
    African-American/Black Studies 3
    American/United States Studies/Civilization 6
    East Asian Studies 4
    Women's Studies 4
    Biological and Biomedical Sciences Bachelor
    Biochemistry 6
    Biology/Biological Sciences, General 23
    Engineering Bachelor
    Engineering, General 0
    English Language and Literature/Letters Bachelor
    English Language and Literature, General 20
    Rhetoric and Composition 9
    Foreign languages, literatures, and Linguistics Bachelor
    Chinese Language and Literature 7
    French Language and Literature 11
    German Language and Literature 2
    Japanese Language and Literature 0
    Russian Language and Literature 1
    Spanish Language and Literature 13
    History Bachelor
    History, General 47
    Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities Bachelor
    Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other 0
    Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 0
    Mathematics and Statistics Bachelor
    Mathematics, General 12
    Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Bachelor
    Ancient Studies/Civilization 11
    Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 9
    Neuroscience 12
    Natural Resources and Conservation Bachelor
    Environmental Studies 15
    Philosophy and Religious Studies Bachelor
    Philosophy 17
    Religion/Religious Studies 10
    Physical Sciences Bachelor
    Chemistry, General 5
    Geology/Earth Science, General 9
    Physics, General 7
    Psychology Bachelor
    Psychology, General 55
    Social Sciences Bachelor
    Anthropology 20
    Economics, General 54
    Political Science and Government, General 52
    Sociology 22
    Visual and Performing Arts Bachelor
    Art/Art Studies, General 32
    Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 6
    Music, General 6
  • Bates College Deadlines

    Regular Admissions

    Regular application deadline January 1
    Priority application deadline -
    Fall application deadline January 1
    SAT Reasoning / ACT scores due January 1
    SAT Subject score report due January 1
    College will notify student by March 15
    Student must reply to acceptance by May 1
    Deadline for housing deposit May 1

    Financial Aid

    Financial aid priority deadline -
    Financial aid deadline February 15
    College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about April 15
    Student must reply to financial aid decision by May 15

    Early Decision/Action

    Early decision deadline January 1
    College will notify student of early decision by February 14
    Early action deadline -
    College will notify student of early action by -

    Transfer Students

    Transfer priority application deadline -
    Transfer priority financial aid deadline -
    Transfer application closing date March 1
    Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms January 1
    College will notify student of transfer decision by June 1
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