The average composite SAT score for admitted Colgate University freshman is 1385 out of 1600. Colgate students have the 61st highest average SAT score in the United States. For perspective, a 1385 is in the 95th percentile of all SAT test takers.
The middle fifty percent of incoming students have SAT composite scores ranging from 1300 to 1470. The 75th percentile score is 1470 while the 25th percentile score is 1300.
The lowest SAT score accepted is not reported by Colgate but we estimate it to be around a 1210 total composite SAT score.
The average score for Colgate students on the math portion of the SAT is 700 out of 800. The 25th percentile of students score a 650 and the 75th percentile score 750.
The 25th and 75th percentile range for SAT reading scores range from 650 to 720 and the average score for Colgate University students is 685.
Below are estimated chances of being accepted at Colgate University based on SAT score ranges and the overall admission rate of 27.5%. These chances assume you have an average GPA for the school, around 3.68.
An SAT score of 1470 or higher is very competitive at Colgate and is a better score than three quarters of students who are accepted. You have an above average chance of acceptance, around 41% or higher but admission is competitive.
Scores between 1390 to 1460 are above average giving you an advantage over most applicants. While scores in this range are higher than many who apply, admission is very competitive. The estimated chance of getting in is around 28% to 39%.
SAT scores between 1300 to 1380 are still in the middle range of accepted students a but a little lower than the average. You can get in and have about a 16% to 26% percent chance of being admitted.
SAT scores from 1210 to 1290 are on the very low end of the range where students are accepted. Scores in this range are not competitive with most other applicants but you still have a chance. We estimate scores in this range have less than a 15% chance of admission to Colgate. SAT scores below 1210 likely fall out of the range where students are regularly accepted.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class
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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.