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Colgate at a Glance

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1819
 

Brian Casey
 

2,982 students (total)
45% male / 55% female
24% from New York State
22% domestic students of color
10% first-generation college students
16% international students (including dual citizens)
 

296 faculty
99% have a PhD, or highest degree in their field
24% faculty of color
57.8% male / 42.2% female
 

9:1
 

17
 

56
 

Tuition: $55,530
Student activity fee: $340
Room (traditional residence hall): $6,755
Board (unlimited meals): $7,240
Personal/books (est.): $2,410
Total billed cost: $69,865
 

Average total award for Class of 2022 students receiving financial aid: $53,861
Admitted students with demonstrated need met in full: 100%
 

Business/management
Communications/media
Consulting
Education
Financial services
Government
Health/medicine
Law/legal services
Nonprofit/social change
Real Estate
Sciences
Technology/computing
 

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Pace University
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Tufts University
University of California, Davis
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Vanderbilt University
 

200+
 

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

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Demographic information above accurate when compiled, June 1, 2018.