• Student walking past Hascall Hall in snow
    When severe winter weather strikes, Colgate follows a careful process, managed by the Department of Environmental Health and Safety (EHS), for evaluating and determining its impact on day-to-day campus operations. The procedures support a commitment to the safety of community members and their ability to participate in the University’s academic mission. 
    September 28, 2023
  • Portrait of Dawn LaFrance
    College is an exciting time for many reasons, for both students and their families. It can also be overwhelming. Following some guidelines will help your student succeed and grow.
    July 17, 2023
  • Two women, both with long, dark hair, socialize in a West Hall room. One sits on the bed, the other in a chair at the desk next to the bed. The walls are decorated with a Colgate pennant, Happy Birthday banner, and a grid of personal photos.
    Colgate’s residential life staff members share insight and advice on the ins and outs of housing selection to help you in conversations with your student.
    February 28, 2023
  • An African American student in a blue zip jacket and chinos draws a diagram on a white board in front of his classmates.
    Colgate experts share insight about majors — and suggestions for supporting your student as they make decisions about their academic focus.
    February 9, 2023