About Colgate University

Tuition, Cost, Financial Aid, Scholarships, and Admission Rates

How much does Colgate University cost?

Colgate University Cost of Attendance
In-state $51,955
Out-of-state $51,955
On-Campus Room and Board $13,075
Off-Campus Room and Board
Average Annual Cost $22,463
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000
$30,000-$48,000
$48,000-$75,000
$75,000-$110,000
Over $110,000

Colgate University Financial Aid and Debt

87%

Students paying down their debt

$16,115

Typical Total Student Debt

$165

Typical Monthly Loan Payment

Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 56% $41,837
Federal Grants 15% $5,442
Pell grants 15% $4,360
Other federal grants 4% $4,000
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 6% $2,980
Institutional grants or scholarships 49% $40,535
Student loan aid 28% $6,953
Federal student loans 26% $4,601
Other student loans 5% $22,211

Colgate University Scholarships: Start Earning in High School

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Take a challenging class 262 Up to $3,000
Do an extracurricular activity 234 Up to $1,000
Have perfect attendance for a year 178 Up to $750
Attend a summer program 108 Up to $4,500
Do community service 236 Up to $75

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Colgate University Admissions

What is Colgate University's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 29%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 47% of applicants
SAT Reading 640-720
SAT Math 650-740
SAT Writing
ACT Submissions 53% of applicants
Composite Score 30-33

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Colgate University Campus Life

9:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

42

Forbes Ranking

85%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

90%

Six-Year Graduation Rate

Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 2991
Living on campus
Transfer Students 4%
Under Age 25 100%
Gender Balance
Men
44%
Women
56%

Student Diversity

54%
Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
White
67.17%
Unknown
16.01%
Hispanic or Latino
8.93%
Black or African American
4.28%
Asian
3.44%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0.13%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0.03%

Colgate University Graduation Success

95%

First Year Student Retention

85%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

$60,300

Average Salary After Graduation

About Colgate University

Address

13 Oak Dr
Hamilton, NY

Type Private
Profit Status not-for-profit
Category Baccalaureate Colleges
Setting Distant Town
* Financial aid is only available for those who qualify