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Division I Athletics

Colgate boasts 25 Division I teams and a tradition of excellence that inspires our student-athletes to high achievement on and off the playing fields.

Success After Colgate

Colgate student-athletes know the value of teamwork, and they graduate as disciplined leaders who take the initiative and who can work with others toward a common goal. Click here to see the wide range of careers in which they succeed. STUDENT-ATHLETE OUTCOMES

Watson Fellowship

Rebekah Ward ‘13, of the women's basketball team, was one of two Colgate students selected as Watson Fellows in 2013. The prestigious fellowship is a one-year $25,000 grant for independent study and travel abroad, awarded to graduating seniors. READ MORE

Active Campus

Playing at the Division I level creates a lively, competitive atmosphere that also infuses the club and intramural sports scene enjoyed by hundreds of other students.

Students, faculty, and staff take advantage of the Trudy Fitness Center, a LEED-certified facility, and other terrific recreational options. Outdoors, the campus offers a 10K cross-country trail system, the Seven Oaks Golf Course, a boat house, and nature center. The Outdoor Education program provides equipment and sponsors regular trips.