May 1, 2020
Deposit: Last day to submit deposits to colleges of intent to enroll
College News and Fun Facts: Bates College
Bates is a small liberal arts college located in Lewiston, Maine. We are proud to offer a rigorous and highly personalized education that centers on deep and sustained interactions among students, faculty, and community. We have a 10:1 student-to-faculty ratio. 100% of tenured faculty possess the highest degree in their field.
- Color: Garnet and Black
- Mascot: Bobcat. Bates Athletics Brand Identity. The mascot for Bates Athletics is a bobcat, represented by a bobcatface and head as the primary visual mark. The text “Bobcats” and “Bates” are styled with Batesina Athletica, a custom font developed for and used exclusively with the college’s athletic marks.
- Admit Rate: 17.8% (Class of 2022). Read more
- April 2, 2020
SIGNING IN/SIGNING OUT. Each year, new Dickinsonians gather in front of Old West’s venerable stone steps. Literally etched with history and scuffed by centuries of students, those steps are part of Dickinson’s most important traditions. MERMAID. As Benjamin Latrobe designed … More
- April 1, 2020
The University of Michigan at Ann Arbor has an officially sanctioned Squirrel Club. Its sole purpose? To feed peanuts to squirrels. And it’s not as esoteric as you might think. It has 400 members and counting. School Motto: Artes, Scientia, … More
- March 30, 2020
“The Daily Cannon” is a beloved student tradition of vandalism. A replica of a U.S.S. Constitution cannon, the Tufts Cannon is painted over on a nightly basis with campus event details and even specific messages such as retirement well wishes … More
- March 30, 2020
Rice University has a puppy room dedicated to pet therapy for students during finals. UPenn Law School has set up a similar program with Penny the therapy dog. Except she’s just one dog. Oh, and she’s stuffed. Source. Color: Blue … More