A comprehensive listing of facility hours and closures on campus during the COVID-19 situation.

All athletic facilities are closed until further notice:

  • Angert Family Climbing Wall
  • Base Camp
  • Class of 1965 Arena
  • Huntington Gymnasium and related facilities
  • Lineberry Pool
  • Reid Athletic Center
  • Sanford Fieldhouse
  • Trudy Fitness Center

Career Services remains accessible to students through remote appointments, but Benton Hall is closed.

Remote Appointments

  • Career and peer advisers are well-versed in conducting appointments over Google Hangouts. Available to discuss:
    • Navigating situations specific to COVID-19
    • Career options
    • Search documents (resumes, cover letters, networking, etc.)
    • Career search strategies
  • Increasing the number of available 30-minute appointments available to students

Schedule an appointment

Closed until further notice.

The Cruiser has moved to on-demand service.

Any rider may request a pick-up at a predetermined, mutually agreed location (not on State Route 12B) with 15 minutes of request lead time within the hours listed below.

To request a pick-up, call 315-269-4587.

Cruiser Daily Hours

Day of Week Times
Sunday 10 a.m.–4 p.m.
Monday 9 a.m–noon
3 p.m.–8 p.m.
Tuesday 10 a.m.–4 p.m.
Wednesday 9 a.m–noon
3 p.m.–8 p.m.
Thursday 9 a.m–noon
3 p.m.–8 p.m.
Friday 9 a.m–noon
3 p.m.–8 p.m.
Saturday 9 a.m–noon
3 p.m.–8 p.m.

Zip Car

Zip Cars remain available for rental on the campus.

Contact: avazquez@zipcar.com

Starting March 23

Remote/phone consultation available by appointment.

In an after-hours or weekend emergency, dial 315-228-7385 and select #2

Accessible by appointment.

Please make appointments by contacting itshelp@colgate.edu or by calling 315-228-7111.

Based on recommendations from student health services, the University's emergency operations center, and in recognition of current recommendations from the CDC, the New York State Department of Health, and the Madison County Department of Health, dining services, in collaboration with University staff members, will begin delivering pre-boxed meals this Saturday, March 28.

Beginning March 28, all on-campus dining facilities are closed.


Dining services will provide on-campus students with a weekly order form via email every Monday, due back every Wednesday evening, for meals for the following week. Students who do not complete the order form will receive a default option at meal times.

Meal Delivery

Dining services, in partnership with Colgate, will continue to provide three meals per day, seven days a week, to support all students approved to remain in on-campus housing, regardless of whether the student previously had a meal plan. Colgate University staff members have volunteered to deliver these meals to students, and reminder emails will be sent prior to each delivery, with estimated delivery windows as follows:

  • Breakfast: 7:30 a.m.–8 a.m.
  • Lunch: 11:15 a.m.–12 p.m.
  • Dinner: 5:00 p.m.–6 p.m.

Dietary Restrictions

Students remaining on campus should complete the dietary restrictions form. Dining services will double check meals against the information submitted via this form.

Submit dietary restrictions

Closed until further notice.

  • Colgate community members with technology support questions or equipment needs should contact the ITS Service Desk at itshelp@colgate.edu or by calling 315-228-7111.
  • If you have any meetings previously scheduled with ITS staff in the building, these should be conducted remotely via Zoom
  • Should you need to visit the helpdesk, please make an appointment by contacting 315-228-7111. Once approved to visit the desk, visitors may access the third floor of Case-Geyer by ’gate card via the third floor east entrance. Whenever applicable, we are practicing social distancing by using remote tools and other methods to protect the community’s health and safety.
  • For equipment (laptops, monitors, webcams, iPads, document cameras, DLMC equipment, etc.) pick up, please contact us ahead of time to place your request. We will let you know the availability of the equipment, and, if available, when you can stop by for pickup.
  • For software support, we can provide consultation over the phone or through one of our many remote desktop tools.
  • For hardware repairs, contact us ahead of time, and we will advise you on next steps.  

Detailed information about continuing services from the Colgate Libraries.

Case-Geyer Library

Case-Geyer Library is only open for Colgate faculty, staff, and registered students to visit the ITS Helpdesk or to pick up requested materials. Visitors may access the building by ’gate card via the third floor east entrance.

Closed to the public.

  • Borrowing
    • Faculty, staff, and registered students may request an item in the University Libraries’ catalog and pick up books and other materials inside the third floor east entrance. You will receive an email when items are ready, and they will be marked with your name. Library materials will be on the pickup cart in the vestibule from 8 a.m.–4 p.m., Monday through Friday.
    • In-person access to Special Collections is closed.
    • Please visit the libraries’ website for a full list of services and details about electronic resources and checking out physical materials. 

Cooley Science Library

Closed to the Colgate community and the public

Picker Art Gallery, Longyear Museum of Anthropology, and the Clifford Gallery are closed.

For video and audio recording studios, please make appointments by contacting itshelp@colgate.edu or by calling 315-228-7111. Once you have these scheduled, you can use the studios directly.

Contact: 315-228-7750

Starting Monday, March 23

  • 9 a.m.–5 p.m.: by appointment only

If at any point you experience symptoms consistent with COVID-19, have been in contact with a person with COVID-19, or are in need of medical attention, call Student Health Services (315-228-7750) before visiting in person. Calling first will allow appropriate precautions to be taken by the Student Health Services staff.