About Our Exchange Opportunities
Semester-long exchange programs at our partner universities immerse students in new cultures, perspectives, and experiences. Students live in university housing with their peers and receive instruction and mentoring from the faculty members at the exchange university.
Colgate Exchange Offerings
Student exchanges for the following academic year are announced annually in early October.
Speak with faculty coordinators to learn more about program structures, academic prerequisites, and other requirements.
Deadline: November 15, 2017
Colgate University Exchange Student Application
Late applications may be considered on a space-available basis. Please contact the exchange coordinator regarding program availability after the deadline.
Required Documents for Student Exchange Application
Along with the completed application, please submit the following documents to
1. Download and complete the Student Exchange application here
2. A personal essay of no more than 500 words, either as a Word document or PDF, explaining why you wish to participate in the exchange program and what contribution it will make to your education. Also include, if you wish, any characteristics or qualities you possess that you feel would make you a strong applicant for the exchange, such as speaking another language.
3. Your unofficial transcript. Unofficial transcripts may be printed and/or downloaded from Colgate's Portal (http://portal.colgate.edu
4. A copy of your passport (if you have one)