Colgate today is a highly selective, independent, coeducational liberal arts college enrolling approximately 2,900 undergraduates in 52 programs, taking advantage of the university's award-winning curriculum, off-campus study program, and numerous research opportunities. Students enjoy small class sizes taught by expert faculty members -- not teaching assistants.
|County||Madison County, NY|
|Title IV Eligible||Participat|
|Carnegie Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges--Liberal Arts|
|Institution Level||Four or more years|
|Institution Control||Private not-for-profit|
|Instructional Staff Total|
(research/public service staff included)
|302 staff||115 staff|
|Total Enrollment||2,886 students||1,633 students|
|# Full-Time Students||2,860 students||1,434 students|
|# Part-Time Students||26 students||137 students|
|# Undergraduate Students||2,871 students||1,507 students|
|# Graduate Students||15 students||129 students|
|% American Indian/Alaskan||1%||1%|
|% Two or more races||4%||2%|
|Finances and Admission|
|In-State Tuition Fees|
|Out-State Tuition Fees|
|SAT Reading (25-75%)||630-730||450-570|
|SAT Math (25-75%)||640-720||460-573|
|ACT English (25-75%)||30-34||19-25|
|ACT Math (25-75%)||28-33||18-25|
|ACT Composite (25-75%)||30-32||20-25|
- The university’s strategic plan offers a blueprint for turning today’s students into tomorrow’s leaders, joining the scores of alumni already playing major roles in a variety of fields. The Center for Career Services is a key player as students make this transition.
- Colgate hums with activity. It is a place where the arts thrive. Student-athletes compete at the very highest level of NCAA Division I sports. There are dozens of club and intramural sports programs, and the college’s outdoor education program is second to none. The tradition of excellence pushes student-athletes to achieve. Numerous opportunities exist for varsity, intramural, and recreational sports. And the facilities offer a quality experience to all who use them.
- Above all, Colgate is about academic excellence. It is a tradition forged in 1819 and honed through the years by each class of select students.
- Located in the village of Hamilton in upstate New York, Colgate is consistently rated one of the most beautiful college campuses in the country.