As a token of our appreciation, we created these desktop and mobile wallpapers exclusively for our supporters to customize their desktops, lock, and home screens.



View of Colgate chapel through autumn foliage

Iconic Chapel

The gold dome of Colgate Memorial Chapel reaches into the sky, pillars dressed in maroon.

Download Iconic Chapel (desktop)

Download Iconic Chapel (mobile)

aerial view of Colgate campus

A View of the Hill

This aerial photograph shows the Colgate campus and Chenango Valley in all the glory of its fall foliage.

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Download A View of the Hill (mobile)

View of willow path

Willow Path

The beloved trees lining Willow Path, crowned in summer greenery.

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Download Willow Path (mobile)

autumn foliage

Autumn Splendor

A campus tree bursting with gold and orange against the bluest of autumn skies.

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Download Autumn Splendor (mobile)

illustration of Colgate campus

A Sense of Place

A simple and eclectic illustration captures a sense of place with breathtaking beauty.

Download A Sense of Place (desktop)

Download A Sense of Place (mobile)

The Colgate University logo

Colgate Maroon

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.

Download Colgate Maroon (mobile)

How to set up your mobile 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

  1. Go to the 'Photos' app and select the background image you want to use.
  2. Click on the share icon on the lower left corner of the screen.
  3. Select 'Use as Wallpaper.'
  4. Select 'Set' then choose either 'Set Lock Screen,' 'Set Home Screen,' or 'Both.'

For Android devices

  1. 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.
  2. Select 'Add wallpaper.'
  3. Choose either 'Home screen', 'Lock screen', or 'Home and lock screen.'
  4. A set of options will appear to choose where the background image will be coming from. Select Gallery.
  5. Select 'Done' to save.