Bates College


Student Population
 Location Lewiston, Maine
 Online bates.edu 
School Type Private 4 Year
Size Small
Profit Status Non-profit
On campus housing Yes
Degrees Offered Undergrad

Located in Lewiston, Maine, Bates College is a small four year private college offering undergraduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 5,356 prospective students applied, and 1,213 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 484 enrolled in the school.  1,780 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 0 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $52,042 plus fees of $0. Bates is ranked 552 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2018 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


Getting In

Admission Standards
Test Scores
Applications Accepted
Applications DueJan 1, 2019
Applicant CompetitionVery High

Cost to Attend

Costs for Bates College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$900
Other Fees$0
Room and Board $14,678
Budget for Other Expenses$1,250
Total One Year Cost$68,870


Average Salary After 10 Years
$75,700 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
92% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Bates College students
Subject Percent of Class
Social Sciences 26%
Biology 10%
Psychology 9%
Visual and Performing Arts 9%
English and Literature 8%