Your Colgate Summer Experience
Beginning in mid-May, you will receive a weekly email with opportunities to engage with community members, as well as prompts, links, and reminders — all designed to prepare you for a successful transition to college life.
First-Year Experience Moodle Course
The Moodle Learning Management System is a platform that will keep you informed about various engagement opportunities, important deadlines, and informative content to help you be successful at Colgate.
- Academic Success Resources
- Career Services
- Colgate and Hamilton, N.Y.
- Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
- Health and Wellness
- Joining the Colgate Community
- Physical Education, Recreation and Athletic (PERA)
- Residential Life
- The Residential Commons
The Moodle orientation course was awesome to complete before coming on campus because it showed me how important diversity, equity, and inclusion are here, and it allowed me to more effectively participate in the many discussions we had during Orientation.Brenna McConnell ’24
During the summer, all incoming students engage in a shared reading — your first assignment as a Colgate student as part of your First-Year Seminar. The shared summer reading also provides a foundation for a variety of events throughout your first year at Colgate.
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Class of 2025
Join the Colgate Class of 2025 Facebook page and get to know your future classmates.
Colgate's Social Media
Colgate in 13 seconds
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The Colgate Classroom
Spring on the Quad
Autumn at Colgate
The Academic Quad