Community

Colgate engages with its community by welcoming area residents to take part in campus activities, hosting summer camps and conferences, and conducting research to benefit Upstate New York.

40-50
Average number of summer camps and conferences at Colgate
6-10
Number of Colgate summer weddings
84
Classrooms and Seminar rooms for summer conferences

Upstate Institute

The Upstate Institute promotes understanding of the cultural, social, economic, and environmental resources of Upstate New York. The Institute connects the university and the regional community to engage students, faculty, staff and residents in a two-way transfer of knowledge through:

  • Regional research
  • Community-based learning
  • Community conversations

Upstate Institute

Summer Sports Camps

Colgate’s head soccer coach speaks to participants of a youth soccer camp on the university’s campus.
The head coach of Colgate's men's soccer team speaks to participants of a youth soccer camp on campus.

Colgate offers summer youth sports camps — from kiddie camps to elite high school prospect camps — in:

  • Basketball
  • Field Hockey
  • Football
  • Ice Hockey
  • Lacrosse
  • Soccer
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball

Sports Camps

Host Your Event on Campus

The sun shines down on Colgate as spring quickly transitions into summer.
The sun shines down on Colgate as spring quickly transitions into summer.

Colgate offers one of the most beautiful campuses, state-of-the-art facilities, and accommodating staffs to host conferences and summer programs. Contact the Office of Conference Services and Summer Programs: