Admitted Students

Congratulations on your acceptance to Colgate!

Information for students who have received a formal notification of admission. 


Use your portal login information sent to your email at the time of application to enroll

Make your deposit



The beauty of campus is — and has always been — a defining feature of the Colgate experience. Visit options designed for admitted students are listed below.  Additional visit opportunities are also available.


Colgate is a place of lifelong connections, and these connections begin now. Join the Colgate University Class of 2023 Facebook group to meet your classmates, or contact a current student.



Take our virtual tour and click around the campus map from the convenience of anywhere.

Important Dates

May 1: Deposit deadline

June 1: Deferred entrance request deadline

August 1: Housing assignments released

Admitted Student Visit Options

Students sit around a table in a classroom.

Experience Colgate

April 2020 

A full-day visit program showcasing Colgate's academic and residential experience, active and intellectually curious campus, tight-knit supportive community, and the resources available to help students succeed after Colgate.

Prospective students and families on a tour of campus.

Admitted Student Visit Days

April 2020

A morning-visit program that gives you the opportunity to spend time with Colgate community members. You will have a classroom experience and tour campus with a current Colgate student. Your guests have the option of attending an admission information session or drop-in hours at the Office of Financial Aid. 

Information on planning your trip can be found on the visit page.

Congratulatory Receptions

Join us in your area to celebrate your acceptance with alumni and additional members of the Colgate community. 

Past locations have included:

  • Boston
  • Chicago
  • Denver/Rocky Mountain Region
  • Fairfield County, Conn.
  • Georgia
  • Los Angeles/Southern Calif.
  • New Haven/Hartford, Conn.
  • New York City
  • San Francisco/Northern Calif.