New Student Orientation

Welcome new students; we are glad you're here. This is where you will find your guide to orientation.

Orientation Schedule



Download the Campus App

On-the-go information for Orientation and resources for your time on and off campus.


  • Complete Orientation schedule and map of event locations
  • Water bottle refill stations
  • Real-time GPS tracking of Cruiser buses
  • Calendar of events
  • Dining locations, hours, and menus
  • Searchable campus directory
  • Moodle and portal access
  • Campus webcams
  • Latest Colgate news
  • Operating hours for libraries, recreational facilities
  • Raiders sports news, schedules, and scores


Link Staff

Members of the student Link staff serve as mentors and provide a positive introduction for all new students and their families. We will share their contact information during the summer prior to arrival.

Please contact Lindsay Hadlock with any questions at