Home- New Students- Transfer Students Incoming Transfer Students Everything you need for an easy transition to your new home at Colgate. Menu Menu New Student Checklist Key Information Everything you need to know, from payment options, to tuition refund insurance, to 'Gate cash. FINANCES AND PAYMENTS Full-time students must have activate their Colgate Student Health Insurance or file a waiver by providing proof of sufficient private coverage by August 1, 2016. ENROLL OR WAIVE COVERAGE More Resources Academic calendar The Academic Calendar lists the key dates for orientation, drop/add, school breaks, and more — years in advance. ACADEMIC CALENDAR InfoShare: Access to records Colgate's InfoShare system allows students to grant access to otherwise protected records for trusted individuals like parents and family members. InfoShare can open up access to resources like academic transcripts (unofficial), financial aid award information, course schedules, financial and academic holds, and more. MORE ABOUT INFOSHARE 'Gate Way A self-paced online resource about transitioning to the Colgate community, including insider tips from students and faculty. LEARN MORE Sustainability We are passionate about the environment, and have committed to carbon neutrality on our campus by 2019. Help us uphold that commitment. Colgate Sustainability. Academic Support and Disability Services Colgate's Office of Academic Support and Disability Services is prepared to assist you with making a smooth transition to college and can continue to serve as a resource throughout your college career, while also respecting your desire to become independent and autonomous. ACADEMIC SUPPORT AND DISABILITY SERVICES Clubs and organizations Get Involved is like Colgate's permanent online activities fair. Start finding your favorite clubs now! GET INVOLVED Colgate Bookstore The bookstore is located in the heart of downtown Hamilton, and is your one-stop shop for class and dorm materials. COLGATE BOOKSTORE Living on Campus Incoming students may need a lot of supplies for their rooms. Use these links to make the process easier for you: Colgate Bookstore Rent a television Rent a micro refrigerator Laundry and dry cleaning Learn more about the housing options at Colgate and the university's innovative living-learning programs. HOUSING OPTIONS Internship and Career Resources Self-understanding is the foundation on which you will build your future! Complete the CareerBeam "Quick Profile" (log in using your Colgate ID and password) for insight into how your interests, personality, values, skills, and abilities connect to internship, academic, and extracurricular choices. You can access your report immediately, and we’ll help you to unpack the results further during the first few weeks of school. CAREERBEAM CAREER SERVICE RESOURCES Questions? Contact Aurelius Henderson, assistant dean for administrative advising: Phone: 315-228-7368 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org New Students First-Year Students Transfer Students New Student Checklist Parents and Families Orientation Financial Information Required Training Introduction to Colgate Bookstore Helpful Vendors Frequently Asked Questions RELATED LINKS New Student Checklist NEW STUDENT CHECKLIST Track deadlines as you prepare for the big day. (Login required) Academic Calendar ACADEMIC CALENDAR Key dates about the academic year, including break information. 'Gate Card 'GATE CARD (CAMPUS DEBIT) Currency on campus and at locations in the Village of Hamilton. Traveling to Campus TRAVELING TO CAMPUS Maps and directions as you prepare for the journey to campus.