Bates College

Coordinates: 44°6′20″N 70°12′15″W / 44.10556°N 70.20417°W / 44.10556; -70.20417
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Bates College
Bates College in 1857
MottoAmore Ac Studio ("With Ardor and Devotion," or "Through Zeal and Study," by Charles Sumner)
TypePrivate
EstablishedMarch 16, 1855
Endowment$231 million (as of 2011)[1]
PresidentClayton Spencer
Academic staff
215
Undergraduates1,769[2]
Location, ,
44°6′20″N 70°12′15″W / 44.10556°N 70.20417°W / 44.10556; -70.20417
CampusSuburban
Athletics31 varsity teams, 9 club teams
MascotBobcat
Websitebates.edu

Bates College is an American liberal arts college in Lewiston, Maine, in the United States.[3] Bates College was founded in 1855. 1,800 students attend Bates. Economics, English, Psychology, Biology, and History are popular majors at Bates College.

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  1. http://www.thecolbyecho.com/news/endowment-rebounds-by-22-percent[permanent dead link]
  2. http://www.bates.edu/research/files/2010/03/cds.1112.bates_.pdf
  3. "Bates College is listed under "Most Selective" category". US News and World Report. 2007. Archived from the original on 2007-10-11. Retrieved 2012-11-30.

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