Colgate University

Hamilton, New York 13 Oak Dr, Hamilton, NY, 13346

Colgate University Admissions

Acceptance Rate 17%
Acceptance Deadline January 15

Colgate University Cost

Average Cost* $27,775
Average Total Aid Awarded $60,515
Students Receiving Financial Aid 33.77%
*Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.

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Colgate University Academics

Student Faculty Ratio 9:1

Colgate University Majors

Most Popular Majors
  • Economics
  • Political Science and Government
  • Psychology
  • English
  • Biology
  • Neuroscience and Neurobiology
  • Computer Science
  • Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
  • History
  • International Relations

Colgate University Online

Offers Online Courses No

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Colgate University Students

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment 3,164
Part-Time Undergraduates 22

Colgate University Advisors

Darryl Tiggle has acquired more than three decades of expertise in his field, with 20 years of experience working in college admissions before moving on to lead a successful college counseling office at Friends School of Baltimore. Previously Darryl was Senior Associate Director of Admissions at Tufts University where he gained valuable insight into the world of highly selective college admissions. He began his career at Union College (NY), his alma mater, in 1992 as an admissions counselor and rose to the leadership role of Associate Dean. Darryl is nationally recognized for his expertise in every aspect of the college admission process. Throughout his career, he has been featured in several admissions publications including the NY Times best-selling book, “Who Gets in and Why.” In 2021 he was recognized by The Colleges that Change Lives (CTCL) organization as a Counselors Who Change Lives. Darryl has an extensive network of college admissions professionals with whom he continually collaborates. He has sat in on admissions selection for a variety of highly selective institutions, including colleges in the Ivy League and NESCAC like Dartmouth College and Middlebury College. Darryl has also served on selection committees for prestigious scholarships at Davidson College and Lafayette College. He regularly trains new admissions professionals and conducts presentations and workshops for organizations including The College Board and the National Association for College Admission Counseling. Mr. Tiggle is a regularly invited guest on admissions podcasts including The Admissions Beat and College Guidance Network. Mr. Tiggle is called upon often for his insights on topics in college admissions. He sits on the advisory board for the College Board’s College Counseling Advisory Group (CCAG) and their Counseling Admissions Advisory Council (CAAC). Darryl is also a member of Southern Methodist University (SMU) advisory board. Darryl is passionate about sharing his knowledge to make the college admission process more accessible and less mysterious. He has a special interest in how the admission process is perceived from the student and parent perspective and is known for putting families at ease.

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