You can learn about our admission process and financial aid opportunities during an information session, take a campus tour with a current student, sit in on a class, and enjoy a meal at our dining hall or a cup of coffee at The Barge, where we brew our own Colgate blend.
Campus Tours and Information Sessions
Please check our registration calendar
for any schedule changes and to ensure availability. Registration
is encouraged, although not required.
Beginning October 27, the Office of Admission’s visit experience will temporarily be located in James C. Colgate Hall (#38 on the campus map), while our current facility undergoes significant renovations. Admission staff offices remain open in James B. Colgate Hall. Our innovative new admission center will open to visitors in spring 2014. Learn more about the new welcome center
If your campus visit happens to coincide with inclement weather, we will do our best to ensure that campus tours will continue. Assume all tours will proceed as scheduled, despite rain or snow. If lightning occurs, we will have students available to speak with you regarding the Colgate experience.
Monday, December 2 – Thursday, February 13
Friday, February 14 – Friday, June 13
- Information sessions: Monday through Friday at 11:45 a.m.
- Campus tours: Monday through Friday at 10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m.
- Information sessions: Monday through Friday at 9:45 a.m. and 1:45 p.m.
- Campus tours: Monday through Friday at 10:30 a.m.,12:30 p.m., and 2:30 p.m.
Saturdays@Colgate (February 15, March 1, March 8, March 29, April 5, April 12, April 19, April 26)*
Saturdays@Colgate is a special campus visit opportunity, ideal for first-time visitors. Prospective students and their families will benefit from a panel discussion led by an admission officer and featuring a faculty member and a current student. Directly following the panel, student-led campus tours will give you an inside look at the Colgate experience. Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. for a 10:00 a.m. program.
Reservations are required.
*Due to our academic calendar, our campus will be observing mid-term recess on March 15 and March 22. However, The Office of Admission will offer an information session and campus tour beginning at 10:00 a.m.