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Meeting the Need Generous Financial Aid

Colgate meets 100 percent of demonstrated need for students and just raised nearly $150 million in extra funds for financial aid. 

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Sampling of Campus Life Visit Colgate

From the moment you consider Colgate, you will connect with our community. 

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Preparing for the Real World Career Paths

At Colgate, we consider the success of our alumni, young and old, to be one of our most prominent distinctions. 

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Colgate Values Leadership How to Apply

The most successful students take full advantage of everything Colgate has to offer.

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International Outlook Global Perspective

President Jeffrey Herbst gives business cards to visiting Chinese students from Xiamen University who were studying on campus for three weeks. Colgate students develop global perspectives through interactions with visitors, off-campus study programs, and extended study courses.

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It’s the goal of Dean Gary Ross and his team to ensure that you get the information you need to make your best college choice.

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If you can't get to Colgate, our virtual tour is the next best thing. A tour guide leads you through campus and downtown Hamilton in this dynamic presentation that also includes photos, videos, and 360-degree views.

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Talk with our student tour guides, admission counselors, and financial aid officers. We will all do our best to answer your questions.

Web Chat

Want to know more about Colgate University? Join current students and members of the Office of Admission staff in an online chat on Tuesday, November 11 from 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. EST.

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