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International Class of 2019

Congratulations on your admission to Colgate University!
Students participate in a group activity at the International Student Orientation in 2014
The Office of International Student Services is eager to welcome you to Hamilton, New York and assist in your transition to university life in the United States.  This page will be updated as additional information becomes available.

International Student Arrival Day

Tuesday, August 18
Application for Initial I-20 due May 31
The Application for Initial I-20 must be completed by all international students who will attend Colgate University in F-1 (student) visa status.  Complete the Application for Initial I-20 online by May 31.  To complete the form you will need electronic copies of the following documents:

International Student Orientation (ISO)

Wednesday, August 19 - Saturday, August 22

International Student Orientation (ISO) is an exciting experience designed to prepare you for life at Colgate as an international student. ISO is strongly recommended for all international students, including student-athletes and students from Canada.

Following international student orientation, you will join the rest of the Class of 2019 for Orientation on Sunday, August 23.

More information is forthcoming. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at

Welcome to Colgate!