Download desktop and mobile wallpapers to customize your desktop, lock and home screens, and show your Colgate pride.
The brilliance of fall on campus is matched by the generosity of spirit shown by the entire community in support of students in this extraordinary semester. We are Colgate Together.
Summer on the Hill
The lushness of campus during the summer has been bolstered by the planting of 200 bicentennial trees in the past two years.
Hearkening to History
An illustration of the modern Colgate campus in a style inspired by its 200 years of success.
Autumn on the Hill
As the summer months draw to a close, Colgate comes alive with the bustle of a new academic year.
Everything looks better in maroon — especially when accompanied by the iconic Colgate C, which is a return to a design used for many years, in many settings.
How to set up your wallpaper
First, download your image
Press the "Download" button next to the wallpaper you'd like to use.
If that button doesn't work, click the link below to load the image in your mobile browser. Tap and hold on the image, and select "save".
For iOS devices
- Go to the 'Photos' app and select the background image you want to use.
- Click on the share icon on the lower left corner of the screen.
- Select 'Use as Wallpaper.'
- Select 'Set' then choose either 'Set Lock Screen,' 'Set Home Screen,' or 'Both.'
For Android devices
- Start setting your home screen by pressing and holding a blank area on your screen (where no apps are placed), and home screen options will appear.
- Select 'Add wallpaper.'
- Choose either 'Home screen', 'Lock screen', or 'Home and lock screen.'
- A set of options will appear to choose where the background image will be coming from. Select Gallery.
- Select 'Done' to save.