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Colgate at a Glance

Our students are high achievers inside and outside the classroom.
1819
 

Brian Casey
 

2,918 students (total)
45.2% male / 54.8% female
24% from New York State
30.8% multicultural
11% first-generation college students
14% international
 

303 faculty
98% have a PhD, or highest degree in their field
22.1% faculty of color
56% male / 44% female
 

9:1
 

17
 

54
 

Tuition: $51,635
Student activity fee: $320
Room (traditional residence hall): $6,310
Board (unlimited meals): $6,765 per semester
Personal/books (est.): $2,260
Total billed cost: $65,030 (estimated)
 

Average total award for Class of 2020 students receiving financial aid: $49,442
Admitted students with demonstrated need met in full: 100%
 

Financial services
Communications/Media
Consulting
Education
Technology/Computing
Health/Medicine
Business/Management
Social change
Sales/Marketing
Law/Legal services
 

Boston University
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Cornell University
George Washington University
Harvard University
New York University
Northwestern University
Syracuse University
University of Pennsylvania
University of Rochester
 

180+
 

98% Student-athlete graduation rate
25 Division I athletic teams
10 intramural sports
40 club sports
 

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Demographic information above accurate when compiled, June 1, 2016.