Virtual Student Services

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Bates Technical College now offers a virtual lobby for Student Services!


Student Services Virtual Lobby Here 

Open Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.


Meet with staff and have your questions answered. You may also contact our offices via email or phone using the information below.

Please note: Your virtual lobby wait time may depend on staff assisting others. 



Phone: 253.680.7000 

Financial Aid


Phone: 253.680.7020 



Phone: 253.680.7019 

Workforce Education Services (WES) 


Phone: 253.680.7290 

Funding Source for WES  Email  Phone 
Opportunity Grant  253.680.7244 
WorkFirst        253.680.7347 
Worker Retraining     253.680.7127 
BFET                 253.680.7286 











Please note that the Zoom room will be closed in accordance with holidays and other campus closures. 

Bates Technical College offers classes in multiple formats. Lectures are remote and labs are on campus with reduced size, using strict safety precautions. We aim to provide a complete educational experience while prioritizing the safety of all students and employees. Learn how we keep students and employees healthy and safe on our COVID-19 resource page.