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Colgate at a Glance

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1819

Jeffrey Herbst

2,927 students (total)
242 international
32% multicultural
45% male / 55% female
(Full demographic information)

294 faculty
99% have a PhD, or highest degree in their field
25% multicultural
58% male / 42% female
(Full demographic information)

9:1

Tuition: $47,855
Student activity fee: $320
Room (traditional residence hall): $5,775
Board (unlimited meals): $6,195
Total cost: $60,145 (est.)
Personal/books (est.): $2,260

Average award for students receiving financial aid: $42,575
Admitted students with demonstrated need met in full: 100%

Business service
Communications
Consulting
Education
Financial service
Health/medicine
Legal
Nonprofit/social change
Sales and marketing
Technology

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170+

25 Division I athletic teams
23 intramural sports
30+ club sports

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Map highlighting the various home nations of Colgate students.