Tuition & Fees

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

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Figures for the 2020-21 Academic Year

Billed Charges, 2020-21

Tuition $59,655
Student activity fees $360
Housing $7,260 — based on traditional residence halls. About housing expenses
Meal plan $7,775 — first-year students, sophomores, and anyone living in traditional residence halls are required to enroll in the Premier Gold plan. Learn about meal plans
Total billable expenses $75,050

 

Estimated Non-Billed Costs, 2020-21*

Books and Supplies $1,055
Domestic Travel $400+ (depending on state of residence)
Personal $1,025
Average Loan Fees $50
Total Estimated Non-billed Costs $2,530 (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 Estimated Cost of Attendance, 2020-21

Billed charges + estimated non-billed expenses $77,580

 

Additional Student Charges

A one-time transcript fee occurs only in the first semester of attendance. 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.

Additional Charges, Fall 2020

One-time transcript fee
(first-year students only)
$50
Student health insurance
(may be waived with proof of sufficient coverage)

$2,005.68 CDPHP student health insurance premium
+$140.32 service fees and taxes.

$2,146 Total 
(charged only for students not covered through family)