Colgate’s leadership provides a strategic vision for the University with the input of faculty and staff members, the student body, alumni, and other members of the extended Colgate community.
President Brian W. Casey
A scholar of American higher education and American intellectual history, Brian W. Casey is Colgate’s 17th president.
Deans, vice presidents, directors, and advisers form the president’s cabinet.
Board of Trustees
Board members represent a broad range of backgrounds and have responsibility for stewardship of the University.
Governance through committee membership is a shared responsibility among Colgate faculty.
Colgate employees contribute their insight, knowledge, expertise, and leadership to a wide variety of committees, teams, and working groups.
The Student Government Association governs student groups and represents their interests to the community and administration.
The Alumni Council represents the more than 34,000 living members of Colgate’s alumni body.
Colgate’s first president arrived in 1836. Seventeen scholars have held the position through the centuries.