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Colgate’s admission process is designed to identify individuals of academic skill, intellectual and cultural diversity, and wide-ranging interests and backgrounds.
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Nov. 15: Early Decision I (binding) application, CSS PROFILE, and any additional required forms for Early Decision I financial aid candidates

Jan. 15:
Regular decision application, Early Decision II (binding) application, CSS PROFILE, and any additional required forms for all regular decision and Early Decision II financial aid candidates

March 1:
Deadline for regular decision applicants to change status to Early Decision II