GRC's Commitment to Your Safety
As we prepare for the 2022 conference season, GRC is actively monitoring institutional and state-wide policies, making adjustments to our operations at venues on a location by location basis to ensure compliance and best practices are followed. As always, the health and safety of our communities are GRC’s highest priority, and we are working to ensure you’ll be able to join us safely and comfortably in 2022. For more information on the latest COVID-19 updates at this venue, please visit the Bates College & COVID-19 information page.
Bates College | 2 Andrews Road | Lewiston, ME 04240 | United States
GRC Chartered Bus Service
GRC offers a chartered bus service from the Portland International Jetport and the Boston Logan Airport. Reservations are required and tickets are $50 each way.
Portland International Jetport (PWM) - 35 miles from Bates College.
Boston Logan Airport (BOS) - 140 miles from Bates College.
Enterprise Rent-a-Car and National Car Rental offer discounted rates on auto rentals for GRC attendees.
Parking at Bates College is free.
Childcare & Guest Services
GRC offers guest and child registration packages that allow guests to share your accommodations and join you at meals. Children under 4-years-old are free of charge and children ages 4-12 receive a 50% discount. Additional information is available in the childcare and guest guide for this GRC venue. You may register guests when you complete your conference registration by indicating who will be joining you (all registered guests receive badges for access to meals). Please note that guests of any age are not able to attend science or poster sessions. Unfortunately, childcare recommendations are not available for this venue. We suggest you conduct online searches or speak with other people attending the conference to identify services that might be available during your conference.