Bates One Card

Introducing a new way to get your disbursement/refund from financial aid!

When it comes to receiving financial aid disbursements, you deserve choices! That's why we've partnered with Higher One®, a financial services company focused on higher education, to bring you more convenient options to receive your financial aid disbursements/refunds.
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Beginning in September 2014, we'll unveil the 'Bates One Card.' Please do not throw away this important card, since it's your ticket to a faster disbursement!

"We're excited to offer this new program to our students. With the Bates One Card, you'll get your financial aid funds disbursed in less time, and with more convenient options to receive your money," says John Ginther, the college's executive dean of financial services.

"We're dedicated to serving our students, and this new program is a prime example of how we can make their experience at Bates Technical College easier."

Simply put, your new Bates One Card is designed to provide you with increased choices for financial aid or college disbursements/refunds.

Your new convenient options

When it comes to deciding how to get your money, just choose the best option that fits you.

  • Same business day deposit to a Higher One checking account. Money deposited to the account the same business day funds are released by Bates to Higher One.
  • Deposit to another account. Money in two to three business days.
  • Paper check. Money in five to seven business days

Want to learn more? Check out Higher One’s Student Page.

About Higher One

Higher One is a company started in 2000 by three college students who believed in a better way to help students receive and manage money. Since the beginning, they have strived to offer more choices and better value to those in school and beyond. In addition to faster ways to receive refunds from Bates Technical College, Higher One also offers innovative checking account choices and a wealth of great features designed to make your life easier.

When it comes to managing your money and receiving Financial Aid refunds, you deserve choices! Bates Technical College has partnered with Higher One to deliver any money we may have for you; and to offer you smarter ways to manage that money.

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