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 $22,463
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $6,892
$30,000-$48,000 $6,086
$48,000-$75,000 $17,589
$75,000-$110,000 $21,082
Over $110,000 $42,628

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 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

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Take a foreign language class 162 Up to $5,000
Have work experience 158 Up to $10,000
Play a sport 148 Up to $1,500
Have perfect attendance for a year 202 Up to $750
Do community service 274 Up to $75
Visit a college campus 276 Up to $6,000

*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 3025
Living on campus
Transfer Students 3%
Under Age 25 100%
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

85%

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
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