Founded in 1855, Bates College is a non-profit private liberal arts higher-education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Lewiston (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Maine. Officially accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education, Bates College (Bates) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution. Bates College (Bates) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 165 years old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 10-20% making this US higher education organization a most selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. Bates also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.
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|Motto||Amore Ac Studio
With Ardor and Devotion
|Address||2 Andrews Road
|Tel||+1 (207) 786 6255|
|Fax||+1 (207) 786 6123|
|over 20,000 US$
|over 20,000 US$
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Selection Type||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|New Admission Requirements||- Secondary school GPA is recommended
- Secondary school rank is recommended
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is recommended
- Recommendations are required
- Formal demonstration of competencies is neither required nor recommended
- Admission test scores are recommended
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is required
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are neither required nor recommended
|Admission Office||Lindholm House, 23 Campus Avenue
(207) 786 6000
|Basic Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus|
|2000 Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges--Liberal Arts|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, small, highly residential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||Exclusively undergraduate four-year|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, full-time, more selective, lower transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Arts & sciences focus, no graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Not Classified (Exclusively Graduate Programs)|
Bates College's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 570,357 physical volumes, 37,468 physical media, 154,808 digital/electronic medium and 110 licensed digital/electronic databases. Bates College's library has 1 branch.
Bates College provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 1,751 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Distance Learning||Not reported|
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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