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Class of 2019 Profile

The historic Class of 2019 will graduate in the year of Colgate's bicentennial.
The class was chosen from 8,722 applicants representing 49 states, the District of Columbia, and 128 countries. Admitted students had an average GPA of 3.8 and an average combined SAT of 1405 (critical reading and math).
Colgate University Class of 2018

Applicants

Applications 8,722 (49 states, D.C., 128 countries)
Admitted 2,380 (27.3%)
Enrolled 781 (32.8% yield)

Admitted Students

SAT middle 50% 660-750 critical reading; 660-750 math
ACT middle 50% 31-34
Average GPA 3.8 out of 4.0
Percentile in class
(available for 29% of admitted students)
84% in top 10%; 95% in top 20%
Public / private high schools 54% / 46%

Early Decision

Applications 829
Admitted 386
Enrolled 366
Deferred 72

Multicultural Students

Applications 3,378
Admitted 797
Enrolled 227 (29.1% of class)

International Students

Applications 1,892
Admitted 198
Enrolled 58 (7% of class)

Children and Grandchildren of alumni

Applications 252
Admitted 129
Enrolled 56 (7% of class)