The figures below show the full, annual costs for a student attending Colgate without financial aid. To learn more about what your personal costs might be, try Colgate's MyinTuition or Net Price Calculators
Figures for the 2022-23 Academic Year
Billed Charges, 2022-23
|Student activity fees||$386|
|Housing||*$7,778 — based on traditional residence halls.|
|Meal plan||$8,328 — first-year students, sophomores, and anyone living in traditional residence halls are required to enroll in the Premier plan. Learn about meal plans|
|Total billable expenses||$80,396|
* The cost of living in Broad Street housing is $8,208; the cost of living in an apartment/townhouse is $8,648
Estimated Non-Billed Costs, 2022-23
|Books and Supplies||$1,524|
|Domestic Travel||$600+ (depending on state of residence)|
|Average Loan Fees||$50|
|Total Estimated Non-billed Costs||$3,254 (Non-billed costs will vary based on personal choices)|
*Although personal costs may vary from student to student, these non-billed expenses are included in the total cost of attendance for your planning purposes and in the financial aid eligibility calculation.
Total Cost of Attendance, 2022-23
|Billed charges + estimated non-billed expenses||$83,650*|
*Does not include additional student charges noted below, as those do not apply to all students.
Additional Student Charges
|One-time transcript fee
(first-year students only)
|Student health insurance
(may be waived with proof of sufficient coverage)
$2,207.52 CDPHP student health insurance premium
Colgate also requires students to have health and accident insurance coverage. Students will be enrolled in and charged for the student health insurance plan automatically unless proof of sufficient coverage is provided annually by August 1.