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Campus HousingYes (Capacity: 1,751)
Meal PlanYes
Religious AffiliationNot Affiliated
NCAANew England Small College Ath Conf
ROTCNot Offered

Bates Campus Housing and Meal Plan

Bates College offers campus housing (college-owned, operated, or affiliated) and it's total dormitory capacity is 1,751 (approximately 93.34 % students are living in the housing facilities). The average room & board charge for academic year 2021-2022 is $15,224.

Special Learning Opportunities

Bates College does not offer the online classes (distance learning opportunities) for any degree program. It provides the teacher certification and study abroad programs to its students.
Freshmen (full-time) are required to live in on-campus house (e.g. dorms) at Bates College. Next table summarizes the special learning opportunities at Bates College for academic year 2021-2022.
Special Learning Opportunities at Bates College
Online Degree Program
Online Course
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:1,751)
Board/Meal Plan

On-Campus Student Services

Bates College provides number of student services including academic/career counseling & wellness, employment for students and placement services for completers. It has own libraries on its campus. Next table lists student services provided at Bates College to its attendants.
Student Services at Bates College
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students' children
Library facilities at institution

Sports Teams and Athletic Information At Bates College

Bates College is a member of National Athletic Association (NAA) and National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). Next table describes sports and athletic information at Bates College campus.
Sports and Athletic Information
Bates College
Baseball340New England Small College Ath Conf
Basketball1812New England Small College Ath Conf
Field Hockey019NCAA Division III (with football)
Football730New England Small College Ath Conf
Golf78NCAA Division III (with football)
Lacrosse5032NCAA Division III (with football)
Other Sports1212NCAA Division III (with football)
Rowing4351NCAA Division III (with football)
Skiing107NCAA Division III (with football)
Soccer2923NCAA Division III (with football)
Softball014NCAA Division III (with football)
Squash1513NCAA Division III (with football)
Swimming and Diving2832NCAA Division III (with football)
Tennis1514NCAA Division III (with football)
Track and Field154140NCAA Division III (with football)
Volleyball014NCAA Division III (with football)

Veterans Benefits at Bates College

Bates College has programs, benefits, and services to veterans, military service members, and/or their families. You can check more information about veterans benefits at school's veterans webpage .
Veterans Benefits at Bates College
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Service members Opportunity Colleges

Special Facts about Bates College

Bates College is an institution that opens to general public. It is not affiliated with any religion. The school does not offer medical degree and it does not have its own hospital. Next table shows additional and special facts about Bates College.
Additional Characteristics at Bates College
Religious AffiliationNot applicable
Historical Black School
Tribal School
Has Hospital
Offer Medical Degree

Academic Library Stats

Bates College has a library system that has 1,782,322 physical, digital, and electronic books. Next table shows the statistics related to the academic libraries that Bates College has.
Academic Library Stats
Bates College
Number of Physical Books570,357
Number of Digital/Electronic Books1,211,965
Number of Digital/Electronic Databases110
Number of Physical Media37,468
Total Physical Library Collections (books and media)609,054
Total Electronic Library Collections (books and media)1,460,691
Total Physical Library Circulations (books and media)49,480
Total Electronic Library Circulations (books and media)509,627
Number of Branches and Independent Libraries1
Preservation ServiceNot Support