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Class of 2021 Profile

The class was chosen from 8,542 applicants representing 49 states, the District of Columbia, and 128 countries. Admitted students had an average GPA of 3.8 and an average combined Redesigned SAT of 1444.
Colgate University Class of 2018

Applicants

Applications 8,542 (49 states, D.C., 128 countries)
Admitted 2,395 (28%)
Enrolled 778 (32.5% yield)

Admitted Students

Redesigned SAT middle 50% 1400-1520
ACT middle 50% 32-34
Average GPA 3.8 out of 4.0
Percentile in class
(available for 22% of admitted students)
83% in top 10%; 94% in top 20%
Public / private high schools 58% / 42%

Financial Aid

Percentage of class receiving financial aid 40.5%
Demonstrated need met 100%

Early Decision

Applications 851
Admitted 374
Enrolled 369
Deferred 75

Multicultural Students

Applications 3,842
Admitted 814
Enrolled 234 (30.1% of class)

International Students

Applications 2,102
Admitted 223
Enrolled 87 (11.2% of class)

Children and Grandchildren of Alumni

Applications 208
Admitted 108
Enrolled 56 (7.2% of class)