How much does Colgate University cost?

Colgate University Cost of Attendance
In-state $53,980
Out-of-state $53,980
On-Campus Room and Board $13,520
Off-Campus Room and Board
Average Annual Cost $22,182
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $5,637
$30,000-$48,000 $8,942
$48,000-$75,000 $15,055
$75,000-$110,000 $22,315
Over $110,000 $38,768

Colgate University Financial Aid and Debt

86%

Students paying down their debt

$16,125

Typical Total Student Debt

$167

Typical Monthly Loan Payment

Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 49% $43,532
Federal Grants 9% $5,001
Pell grants 9% $4,382
Other federal grants 2% $3,928
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 7% $2,273
Institutional grants or scholarships 42% $43,663
Student loan aid 20% $5,654
Federal student loans 18% $4,688
Other student loans 4% $14,154

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Take a foreign language class 171 Up to $5,000
Visit a college campus 284 Up to $6,000
Play a sport 151 Up to $1,500
Attend a summer program 142 Up to $6,000
Have perfect attendance for a year 210 Up to $2,000
Do an extracurricular activity 281 Up to $2,000

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Colgate University Admissions

What is Colgate University's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 28%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 36% of applicants
SAT Reading 660-730
SAT Math 650-770
SAT Writing
ACT Submissions 64% of applicants
Composite Score 31-33

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Colgate University Campus Life

9:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

42

Forbes Ranking

88%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

91%

Six-Year Graduation Rate

Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 3025
Living on campus
Transfer Students
Under Age 25
Gender Balance
Women
56%
Men
44%

Student Diversity

55%
Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
White
66.15%
Unknown
16.46%
Hispanic or Latino
9.12%
Black or African American
4.53%
Asian
3.60%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0.10%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0.03%

Colgate University Graduation Success

94%

First Year Student Retention

88%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

$61,300

Average Salary After Graduation

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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