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Colgate University

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Visiting And Contact Information

13 Oak Drive

Hamilton, NY 13346

United States

Phone: 315-228-7401

Fax: 315-228-7544

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Freshman Academic Profile
Admissions Selectivity Rating: 97
SAT:
% Submitting Score:66%
     Critical Reading Middle 50%:620 - 720
     Math Middle 50%:650 - 730
ACT:
% Submitting Score:34%
     ACT Middle 50%:30 - 32
     Math Middle 50%:28 - 33
     English Middle 50%:30 - 34
Average High School GPA:3.66
     % with GPA 3.75 of higher:44%
     % with GPA 3.50 - 3.74:28%
     % with GPA 3.25 - 3.49:16%
     % with GPA 3.0 - 3.24:8%
     % with GPA 2.5 - 2.99:4%
Students in Top Tenth of HS Class:76%
Students in Top Quarter of HS Class:93%
Freshman Student from Public School High Schools:57%
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Freshman Acceptance & Retention
Total applicants: 8,375
Total applicants who are accepted: 2,238
Total of accepted students who enroll: 759
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Application Process
Application Fee: $60.00
Application Fee Waiver Available: Yes
Online Application Fee Policy:Reduced
Early Decision Application Deadline: 11/15
Early Decision Notification Date: 12/15
Early Decision II Application Deadline: 01/15
Regular Application Deadline: 01/15
Regular Notification Date: 04/01
Transfer Students Accepted: Yes
TOEFL required for non-native English speakers: Yes
Admissons Deposit Deadline: 05/01
Housing Deposit Deadline: 5/1
Housing Deposit Refundable: No
Admission for Non-Fall Terms: No
Deferred Admission: Yes
Maximum Period of Postponement: 1 year
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Freshman Admissions Factors
Academic CriteriaImportance
Rigor of Secondary School Record:Very important
Class Rank:Very important
Academic GPA:Very important
Standardized Test Scores:Important
Application Essay:Important
Recommendation(s):Important
 
Non-Academic CriteriaImportance
Interview:Not Considered
Extracurricular Activities:Important
Talent / Ability:Important
Character / Personal Qualities:Important
First Generation:Considered
Alumni/ AE Relation:Considered
Geographical Residence:Considered
State Residency:Not Considered
Religious Affiliation / Commitment:Not Considered
Racial / Ethnic Status:Considered
Volunteer Work:Considered
Work Experience:Considered
Level of applicant's interest:Not Considered
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Freshman Academic Requirements
High School Completion:High school diploma required GED is accepted
Academic Units Required:
     Total Academic Units:16
     English:4
     Mathematics:3
     Science:3
     Lab Science:2
     Foreign Language:3
     Social Studies:3
Academic Units Recommended:
     Total Academic Units:20
     English:4
     Mathematics:4
     Science:4
     Lab Science:4
     Foreign Language:4
     Social Studies:4
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Key Statistics

Admissions

  • Admissions Selectivity Rating:
    97
  • SAT:
     
  •      Reading Middle 50%:
    620 - 720
  •      Math Middle 50%:
    650 - 730
  • ACT:
     
  •      ACT Middle 50%:
    30 - 32
  •      Math Middle 50%:
    28 - 33
  •      English Middle 50%:
    30 - 34
  • Average HS GPA:
    3.66
  • Early Decision Application Deadline:
    11/15
  • Regular Application Deadline:
    01/15
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