Colgate University: Ranking & Review

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Colgate University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate28%26%30%
Applicants8,5424,0254,517
Admissions2,4041,0281,376
Enrolled undergraduates771335436
Enrolled total (including graduate students)2,8941,3101,584

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores277
Percent of students submitting SAT scores36%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
695
Math
710

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores494
Percent of students submitting ACT scores64%
ACT Composite
32
ACT English
33
ACT Math
30

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $60. Application fee for graduates - $60.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankConsidered but not required
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRecommended
RecommendationsRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Colgate University Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$69,860$69,860
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $13,520 and other expenses per full academic year.

Colgate University provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 1 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$53,650$53,650
Fees for full-time undergraduates$330$330
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$1,677$1,677
Tuition for Full-time graduates$53,650$53,650
Fees for full-time graduates$330$330
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$1,490$1,490

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsBachelor'sMaster'sTotal
Social Sciences245245
Biological and Biomedical Sciences106106
History5151
Physical Sciences4444
Psychology3838
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies3333
English Language and Literature & Letters3232
Natural Resources and Conservation3232
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics2828
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services2626
Philosophy and Religious Studies2424
Education21223
Visual and Performing Arts2222
Mathematics and Statistics1313
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies99
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Grand Total7242726

A total of 724 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Colgate University.

At the master's level 2 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate91%89%93%
  • Full-time retention rate - 94%

General info

Founded1819
MottoDeo Ac Veritati
For God and Truth
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsmaroon, white
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff982
Instructional FTE315
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.colgate.edu
Address13 Oak Dr
Hamilton, New York, 13346-1398
United States
Urbanization levelTown: Distant
City population7,000
Phone3152281000
Fax+1 (315) 228 7544

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