Home- Admission & Financial Aid- Visit Colgate Visit Colgate Visit Colgate and experience a campus alive with academic excellence, ground-breaking research, and a student body in perpetual motion. If you cannot make it to campus, try our virtual tour. Visit Options REGISTERRegistrations are encouraged but not required for information sessions and campus tours. Explore visit options below, or plan a trip at a time most convenient for you. Open House Join us on Friday, November 10 to learn more about Colgate's admission, financial aid, and tradition of academic success. This event is at capacity, but you may claim a spot on the waitlist. Registration is required. View the complete schedule of Open House events for juniors and seniors (schedules will open as PDFs). Saturdays@Colgate Start your Saturday morning with an information session led by an admission officer and a current student. Following the information session, student-led campus tours will give you an inside look into student life at Colgate. Registration for Saturday programs begins at 9:30 a.m. The information session begins at 10:00 a.m. Reservations are recommended. August 5, 12, 19, 26 September 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 October 7, 14, 21, 28 November 4, 11, 18 December 2 Informational Interviews Non-evaluative informational interviews with a senior admission fellow or an admission officer allow you to learn more about Colgate in a one-on-one setting. This is not a formal assessment that affects the outcome of an application to Colgate; we want to hear about your interests, goals, and answer your questions about academics and student life. Interviews are available Monday through Friday, from May of a student’s junior year through December of a student's senior year. It is recommended that you register at least three weeks in advance to ensure availability. Class Visits Join first-year and sophomore students in one of our core curriculum classes or another course of your choosing. A list of classes is available in the Office of Admission at registration. Information session Join an admission officer and a current student in discussing the Colgate experience. Registrations are encouraged. Campus tour The campus tour is a student-led walking tour which provides visitors with an inside look at the Colgate campus. Registrations are encouraged. Alumni Interviews If you are unable to visit our campus, we invite you to arrange an informational interview with a member of our alumni community. These informational conversations are available in many areas from September through January of a student’s senior year. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call 315-228-7401 for more information. Overnight Visits Explore campus for a day and night with a current student. An overnight visit gives you the chance to experience life on the Hill — attend a class, participate in extracurricular activities, eat in a dining hall, and meet with faculty. Overnight visits are offered to high school seniors and prospective transfer students on Sundays and Thursdays, from mid-September to mid-November and from late January to the end of February. Availability is limited, and registrations are taken on a first-come, first-served basis. Register for an overnight visit. Group Visits We welcome your group to Colgate’s campus throughout the year. Please use this form to schedule your visit. Area Information Directions to campus Travel options Accommodations Local dining Things to do on campus Explore Village of Hamilton More Campus Photos Admission & Financial Aid Visit Colgate Colgate in Focus Tuition and Fees Virtual Tour Apply Transfer and Other International Students Class of 2021 Profile Financial Aid Request More Information For Counselors Contact Us Colgate Near You Admission Publications RELATED LINKS Majors and Minors MAJORS AND MINORS We offer 54 diverse majors and numerous possible minors. Apply APPLY Join Colgate's enthusiastic network of students and alumni. - Regular, early, and international - Transfer to Colgate Off-Campus Study OFF-CAMPUS STUDY Colgate has one of the most robust off-campus study programs in the country. Lucky 13 LUCKY 13 Find out why 13 is the most popular number on campus.