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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.

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.

Stacey Millard

Stacey Millard

Director of Residential Housing

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Stacey began at Colgate in 2015. In her role as Director of Residential Housing, Stacey oversees housing assignments, residential facilities, and housing selection processes; she is also closely aligned with the Residential Commons program. Stacey’s professional experience consists of more than 5 years in residential life roles at small liberal arts institutions with characteristics similar to Colgate University. One of the most rewarding components of her position, is the opportunity Stacey has to help students find their fit and the place where they feel they most belong at Colgate. She also enjoys the opportunities to collaborate with the Facilities & Capital Projects staffs as we continue to invest in and renovate our residential facilities around campus. Stacey graduated from St. Lawrence University with a B.A. in Sociology and Educational Studies, and the University of Vermont with a M.Ed. in Higher Education and Student Affairs Administration. Stacey is a native Vermonter, but now calls Chittenango, NY home with her husband, Geoffrey.