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Colgate at a Glance

Our students are high achievers inside and outside the classroom.
1819
 

Brian Casey
 

2,915 students (total)
44.2% male / 55.8% female
24% from New York State
21.2% domestic students of color
10% first-generation college students
14% international students (including dual citizens)
 

295 faculty
99% have a PhD, or highest degree in their field
22.7% faculty of color
56.2% male / 43.8% female
 

9:1
 

18
 

55
 

Tuition: $53,635
Student activity fee: $330
Room (traditional residence hall): $6,525
Board (unlimited meals): $6,995 per semester
Personal/books (est.): $2,360
Total billed cost: $67,500
 

Average total award for Class of 2020 students receiving financial aid: $49,442
Admitted students with demonstrated need met in full: 100%
 

Art/design
Business services
Communications/media
Consulting
Education
Financial services
Health/medicine
Law/legal services
Real estate
Social change
Sports/recreation
Technology/computing
 

Boston College
Boston University
Columbia University
Duke University
Georgetown University
Harvard University
University of California, Los Angeles
University of Pennsylvania
University of Rochester
Yale University
 

180+
 

98% Student-athlete graduation rate
25 Division I athletic teams
10 intramural sports
40 club sports
 

Maroon, gray, and white
 


Demographic information above accurate when compiled, June 1, 2016.