New Student Orientation

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

Orientation Schedule

The Orientation schedule for the Class of 2023 has not yet been released. Please check back soon!


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