Alex Gates

Affiliation: Residential Life
Interim Assistant Director for Residential Life

Professional Duties:

  • Supporting the College Houses and working with students to foster welcoming and inclusive spaces.
  • Organizing weekly event registration and providing programming support for ResLife student staff and College House leaders.
  • Assisting the Director of Housing Operations in managing housing needs.


  • Bath, Maine


  • I received my BA from Bowdoin College in 2022, majoring in Environmental Studies/Earth and Oceanographic Science and minoring in Anthropology.


  • I spent a large part of my time as a student at Bowdoin working in the Residential Life office, an experience I appreciated and learned much from. Providing students with the amazing experience I received is why I continue to do this work, paying it forward to future graduates.