Bates Continuing Education Online Registration

Thank you for visiting Bates Technical College's secure online registration site. Who is eligible? New and continuing students in good standing with the college. Tuition and Fees: Tuition is due at time of registration through an online credit card payment. Registration is on a space-available basis. Registration for classes must be complete with payment five days prior to class start date.

This registration form is ONLY for Continuing Education programs: Child Studies, Educator Training Center courses, Continuing Education and Online courses. For career education program registration, please see MyBates.

Your registration form will be forwarded to the appropriate department for processing. You are not officially registered for your class until you have been contacted by the department with confirmation. You can expect to receive a confirmation within five business days. Registrations are not processed on weekends, holidays or when the college is closed.


Soc Sec No or Bates SID: Format 999999999 Get My Bates ID

Your social security number is confidential, and under a federal law called the Family Educational Right privacy Act, the college will protect it from unauthorized use and/or disclosure. In compliance with state/federal requirements, disclosure may be authorized for the purposes of state and federal financial aid, Hope/Lifetime Learning tax credits, academic transcripts, assessment or accountability research. Disclosure of your social security number (SSN) is voluntary. A student ID number (SID) will be assigned to you for the purpose of accessing your college records. (Ref PL93-499 7A1)

*Last Name:
*First Name:
Middle Initial:
Any Other Names Used:
*Street Address:
*Zip Code: i.e. 98405
(if outside of USA)
*Birthdate: i.e. June 1, 1980 write 060180
*Gender: Male Female
*Email Address:
*Day Phone: ( ) -
Evening Phone: ( ) -

Class Registration -  See Available Classes for Online Registration

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Class Title Class Fee Start Date

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Method of Payment

* Visa Master Card

*Name on Card:

*Card Number: V-Code:


(This is a secure web page. Your personal information will be encrypted to protect it during transmission.)



Additional Information

Which Race Do You Consider Yourself To Be? (Optional: one only please)

Ethnic Origin:

              If American Indian, Other Asian, or Other Race,
              please indicate:

Are you of Spanish or Hispanic Origin?
No (If yes, please check the line below that best describes you.)


Mexican, Mexican-American, Chicano
Puerto Rican
Other Spanish or Hispanic: (eg: Argentinean, Colombian, etc.) (Indicate)

U.S. Citizen?

Yes No (If not U.S. Citizen, country or citizenship)

Limited English Proficiency?

Yes (An individual not born in the United States or whose native language is a language other than English, and who by reason thereof, has sufficient difficulty speaking, reading, writing or understanding the English language.)


Yes (Do you have physical, sensory or mental impairment that substantially limits one or more of the major life functions such as seeing, hearing, speaking, walking, breathing, working with your hands, learning, caring for self and working? To request accommodations, contact Disabled Student Services 253.680.7013.)

Student Purpose


*What is your goal for attending Bates?

Take courses related to current/future work
High school diploma or GED
Explore career direction
Personal enrichment

How long do you plan to attend Bates?

One quarter
One year (Diploma or Certificate)
Two years (Diploma or Certificate)
Complete a degree
Don't Know

What is your current working status while attending Bates?

Full-time homemaker
Full-time employment (inducing self-employed or military)
Part-time off-campus
Part-time on-campus
Not employed, but seeking employment
Not employed, and not seeking employment

What is your prior level of education at entry to Bates?

Less than a high school graduation
High School graduate
Some post high school, but no degree or certificate
Associate Degree
Bachelor's Degree or above

What is your family status?

A single parent with children or other dependants
A couple with children or other dependants in your care
Without children or other dependents in your care



Click the Register button to submit your registration form.

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Equal Opportunity/Notice of Non-Discrimination Language

Bates Technical College reaffirms its policy of equal opportunity and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, or status as a disabled veteran or Vietnam era veteran in its programs and activities in accordance with college policy and applicable federal and state statutes and regulations. Inquiries regarding Bates' non‐discriminatory policies should be directed to the Director of Human Resources, 1101 South Yakima Avenue, Tacoma, Washington 98405, 253.680.7181. For further information on notice of non‐discrimination and equal opportunity, see the list of OCR enforcement offices for the address and phone number of the office that serves your area, or call 1.800.421.3481. Questions concerning the application of Title IX and its implementing regulations should be directed to the Vice President for Student Services, 1101 South Yakima Avenue, Tacoma, Washington 98405, 253.680.7005 or 1.800.562.7099, extension 7002.If you need assistance due to sensory impairment or disability, contact the Disability Support Services Coordinator at 253.680.7010.