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Office of Residential Life

Our goal is to further the educational mission of Colgate by extending student learning and growth into our residential community, promoting a purposeful and inclusive environment through shared expectation.
We are dedicated to supporting living arrangements that extend learning beyond the classroom.

Our Goals

  • We promote healthy, safe, and inclusive communities where individual members are valued and respected.
  • We foster personal growth and success through a purposeful residential experience.
  • We challenge and support students in making meaningful and responsible contributions to society.

Colgate Housing Account

Login to your Colgate housing account - Residence by Symplicity, where you can access information related to your residential experience. Students can submit online work orders, late stay or early arrival requests, participate in room selection and all other areas associated with your housing assignment.  


Community Leader Applications

The CL position is a fulfilling, challenging experience, and provides an opportunity for students to develop leadership skills and to form meaningful relationships. It is a chance to enhance your communication skills, and receive extensive training and personal development. 

To qualify to be a Community Leader one must be in good judicial standing and be a full time matriculated student. We are only interested in those who have a desire to make a difference, and a sincere interest in mentoring other students. 

Information Meetings for those interested in becoming a CL will be held on:

Wednesday, November 18th at 4:30 p.m. at the O'Connor Campus Center
Tuesday, December 1st at 7:00 p.m. in the Curtis Classroom
Thursday, January 21st at 4:30 p.m. at the Alana Multicultural Center
Monday, January 25th at 7:00 p.m. in the Parker Commons

Applications to become a Community Leader for the 2016-2017 academic year will be available soon! 

Contact Information

Office of Residential Life
Drake Hall - 13 Oak Dr.
Hamilton, NY 13346
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Phone: 315-228-7367

Interested in Hosting a Social Gathering?

Review the updated policy and register your event.

Business Hours

Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.