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Colgate University

Hamilton, New York

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Overview

Student Population
3,054
Colgate University overview
Location Hamilton, New York
Online colgate.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Distant Town
Colgate University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Hamilton, New York, Colgate University is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 8,583 prospective students applied, and 2,358 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 765 enrolled in the school.  3,029 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 25 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2020/2021, excluding room and board, is $59,655 plus fees of $360. Colgate is ranked 27 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2022 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Ratings

10/10
Overall
10/10
Academics
10/10
Resources
10/10
Outcomes
10/10
Value

Colgate is rated within the top 7% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 10 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Rankings

Rankings for Colgate University within the 2022 CollegeSimply Best Colleges Lists.

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Elite
Colgate University overview
SAT 1300/1470
ACT 30/33
GPA 3.68
Applications Accepted
27.5% 
Colgate University overview
Applications Due Jan 15, 2023
Applicant Competition High
Application Fee $60

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Annual Cost to Attend

Tuition
$59,655
Costs for Colgate University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,055
Other Fees$360
Room and Board $15,035
Budget for Other Expenses$1,475
Total One Year Cost$77,580

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$75,300 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
92% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Colgate University students
Subject Percent of Class
Social Sciences 33%
English and Literature 11%
Biology 10%
Foreign Languages 7%
Philosophy and Religious Studies 7%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=190099 IPEDS survey data for Colgate University.

Current students may use the Colgate University GPA calculator to determine their current college GPA.