Admitted Students

Congratulations on your acceptance to Colgate!

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

Activities involvement fair on the quad.

Admitted Student Visit Options

Prospective students and families on a tour of campus.

Admitted Student Visit Days

April 2020

Morning-visit programs featuring time for students to meet with Colgate community members in and out of the classroom. Guests will be given their own tour and have the option of attending the morning admission information session or taking advantage of drop-in hours at the Office of Financial Aid. The program concludes with a wrap-up session and optional lunch in the dining hall.

Students sit around a table in a classroom.

Experience Colgate

April 2020 

A full-day visit program featuring panel discussions with students, faculty, and administrators; a Colgate classroom experience; campus tours; a residential open house; and a campus programs expo. The Office of Financial Aid will also hold drop-in hours to meet with visitors.

Students in a dorm room.

Overnight Hosting

April 2020

Explore campus for a day and night with a current student. An overnight visit gives you the chance to experience life on the Hill — attend a class, participate in extracurricular activities, eat in a dining hall, and meet with faculty.

Attend a Congratulatory Reception in Your Area

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.

Connect With Others

Get to know your classmates by joining the Colgate Class of 2023 Facebook group page, or by contacting a current student.