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Colgate University

Hamilton, NY
University Website: www.colgate.edu
Apply Online: www.commonapp.org
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Colgate University is a private liberal arts college in Hamilton, New York, USA. The school was founded in 1819 as a Baptist seminary and later became non-denominational. It is named for the Colgate family who greatly contributed to the university's endowment in the 19th century.

Colgate has 52 undergraduate concentrations that culminate in a Bachelor of Arts degree. The student body comes from 47 states and 42 countries. In its 2013 edition, U.S. News and World Report ranked Colgate as the 18th best liberal arts college in the country. Colgate ranked 37th in the 2011 edition of "America's Best Colleges" from Forbes.com. It is also listed as one of thirty Hidden Ivies and as one of Newsweek's "New Ivies".

Colgate is located on a rural 515 acre (2.08 km²) campus in Central New York. Despite an undergraduate population of only 2,800, Colgate is a member of the Patriot League conference of the NCAA Division I.

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Fast Facts

  • Private not for profit, Four or more years
  • students
  • $42,625.00 avg tuition

13 Oak Dr
Hamilton, NY 13346-1398
(315) 228-1000

Areas of Study:

  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • History
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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Colgate University

Statistics:
Applied 7,835
Admitted 2,305 29%
Enrolled total 764
Full Time: 764
Part Time 0
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 620 720
SAT Math 640 720
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 620 730
ACT Composite 30 32
ACT English 30 34
ACT Math 28 33
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 95%
4-year graduation rate 85%
6-year graduation rate 90%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Neither required nor recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Recommended
Other Tests Do not know
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Colgate University

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $42,625.00 $42,625.00 $42,625.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $295.00 $295.00 $295.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $1,332.00 $1,332.00 $1,332.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $42,625.00 $42,625.00 $42,625.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $295.00 $295.00 $295.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $1,184.00 $1,184.00 $1,184.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $10,650.00 $0.00 $0.00
Other Expenses $890.00 $0.00 $0.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $60.00
Graduate Application Fee $60.00
Books and Supplies $1,110.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 38%
Percent receiving grant aid 38%
Avg amount of grant aid $35,383.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 17%
Avg amount of student loan aid $2,340.00

Colgate University

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
AREA, ETHNIC, CULTURAL, GENDER, AND GROUP STUDIES
African-American/Black Studies X
American Indian/Native American Studies X
Asian Studies/Civilization X
Latin American Studies X
Women's Studies X
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biochemistry X
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X
Molecular Biology X
Neuroscience X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer Science X
EDUCATION
Biology Teacher Education X
Education, General X X
English/Language Arts Teacher Education X
History Teacher Education X
Mathematics Teacher Education X
Physics Teacher Education X
Social Studies Teacher Education X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
English Language and Literature, General X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature X
Chinese Language and Literature X
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General X
French Language and Literature X
German Language and Literature X
Japanese Language and Literature X
Latin Language and Literature X
Russian Language and Literature X
Spanish Language and Literature X
HISTORY
History, General X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
Humanities/Humanistic Studies X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
Classical, Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Studies and Archaeology X
Mathematics and Computer Science X
Natural Sciences X
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution X
NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION
Environmental Science X
Environmental Studies X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Philosophy X X
Philosophy and Religious Studies, General X
Religion/Religious Studies X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Astrophysics X
Chemistry, General X
Geology/Earth Science, General X
Physical Sciences X
Physics, General X
PSYCHOLOGY
Psychology, General X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics X
Economics, General X
Geography X
International Relations and Affairs X
Political Science and Government, General X
Social Sciences, General X
Sociology and Anthropology X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Art/Art Studies, General X
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General X
Music, General X

Colgate University Scholarships

Name Amount Deadline
Beinecke Scholarship Program $34,000 February 17, 2017

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