Residential Learning Experiences
In Colgate’s housing program for first-years and sophomores, students engage with professors and each other in special recreational, social, and intellectual activities. Every first-year student will call one of the four commons home. Residential Commons
Mellon Sophomore Residential Seminars
Since 2013, Colgate has offered three or four seminar opportunities for sophomore students in the fall semester. Each seminar allows 16-18 students to live and study together, meet regularly in their residence hall with the seminar professors and guest speakers, and travel together to a related destination at no extra charge. About SRS
Gender Inclusive Housing Statement
The Office of Residential Life is committed to providing a living environment that is welcoming for students of all gender identities. Students have the option to live on campus with whomever they choose, regardless of biological sex, gender, gender identity, or gender expression. Incoming students may request gender-inclusive housing options at the time of their housing preference submission.