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Bates College

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

Bates College is a college based in Lewiston, ME that was founded in 1855. As of 2018 they had $163 million in revenue and $655 million in assets.

Bates College has been dedicated to the emancipating potential of the liberal arts. Bates educates the whole person through creative and rigorous scholarship in a collaborative residential community.

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: President And Trustees Of Bates College.

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Program areas at Bates College

Higher Education: Bates College, widely regarded as one of the finest liberal arts colleges in the nation, is dedicated to the principle of active engagement. A 10-1 student-faculty ratio makes possible close collaborations in classroom and laboratory; the Bates learning experience is honed through seminars, research, service-learning, and the capstone of senior thesis. Typically, two-thirds of Bates' approximately 1,787 students on campus study abroad at some point during their academic careers at Bates. Co-curricular life is rich: most students participate in one of approximately 120 student-run clubs and organizations. Alumni frequently cite the capacities they develop at Bates for critical assessment, analysis, expression, aesthetic sensibility and independent thought. Close to 80 percent of students participate in career internships, and more than two-thirds of recent graduates enroll in graduate study within 10 years after graduation. (Approximately 1,787 students on-campus.)

Form 990s for Bates College

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06Oct 12, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Sep 12, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Oct 2, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Aug 8, 2016990View PDF
2014-06Feb 23, 2015990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Bates College

Total grants, contributions, etc.$22,814,041
Program services$124,057,680
Investment income and dividends$3,777,794
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$47,198
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$12,412,051
Net income from fundraising events$-5,602
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$163,103,162

Vendors for Bates College

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
KimbiaFundraising software2020-03-01
█████████Marketing software2020-03-01
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2020-03-01
█████████Content management system software2020-03-01
█████ ███████ ██████ ████Audit accounting2019-11-18
████████ ████████████Construction$2,549,1482018-06-01
█████ ██████████ ████████Maintenance$549,0582018-06-01
████ ███████ ████████ ███Investment Management$788,7052018-06-01
...and 24 more vendors

Personnel at Bates College

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Sean T. FindlenChief Communications Officer$194,875Aug. 8, 2019
Patricia A. SchoknechtChief Development Officer-Aug. 8, 2019
████████ ██ █████Vice President for Finance and Administration$275,847Nov. 20, 2019
█████ ██ ███████Vice President for College Advancement$317,628June 12, 2019
██████ █████Assistant Vice President Human Resources , Environ Health and Safety$156,398June 30, 2018
██████ ██ ████████Vice President for Campus Life$207,840June 12, 2019
████ █████ ████Vice President for Equity and Inclusion-Aug. 8, 2019
█████ ██ ████████████Dean of Admission and Financial Aid$170,286Jan. 9, 2019
███████ ███Interim Vice President Academic Affairs and Dean of Faculty$205,209June 30, 2018
████████ ████Director of Strategic Communications-Aug. 8, 2019
...and 12 more key personnel

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