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Colgate University Admissions

Colgate admissions is very selective with an acceptance rate of 29%. Students that get into Colgate have an average SAT score between 1290-1460 or an average ACT score of 30-33. The regular admissions application deadline for Colgate is January 15. Interested students can apply for early decision, and the Colgate early decision deadline is November 15.

Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
29%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
50%
Total Applicants
8,394
SAT Range
1290-1460
SAT Reading
640-720
SAT Math
650-740
Students Submitting SAT
47%
ACT Range
30-33
ACT English
31-35
ACT Math
28-33
ACT Writing
Students Submitting ACT
53%

Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
January 15
Early Decision Deadline
November 15
Early Action Deadline
Offers Early Decision
Yes
Offers Early Action
No
Application Fee
$60
Accepts Common App
Yes
Accepts Coalition App
Yes

Admissions Requirements

What Really Matters When Applying
  • High School GPA
    Required
  • High School Rank
    Neither required nor recommended
  • High School Transcript
    Required
  • College Prep Courses
    Recommended
  • SAT/ACT
    Required
  • Recommendations
    Required
Poll
88%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant.17 responses
Poll
82%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers.17 responses
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