Colgate University
#398 Overall Influence#42 Desirability Rank

Colgate University

Private liberal arts college

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Colgate University is a private liberal arts college in Hamilton, New York. The college was founded in 1819 as the Baptist Education Society of the State of New York and operated under that name until 1823, when it was renamed Hamilton Theological and Literary Institution, often called Hamilton College , then Madison College , and its present name since 1890.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

8,583

Acceptance

27%

Graduation Rate

91%

Median SAT Score

1415

Median ACT Score

32

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$57,695

Fees (in-state)

$350

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0-30K$9,752
30K-48K$8,958
48K-75K$16,525
75K-110K$24,299
110K+$44,076

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$81,100

Employed

93%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

3K

Under-Grads

3K

Graduates

0K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

13 Oak Dr, Hamilton NY 13346-1398

What is Colgate University known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#368 World Rank
Literature
#397 World Rank
Education
#441 World Rank
Biology
#326 World Rank
Philosophy
#316 World Rank
Political Science
#310 World Rank
History
#356 World Rank
Psychology
#348 World Rank
Religious Studies
#524 World Rank
Physics
#728 World Rank
Computer Science
#523 World Rank
Economics
#715 World Rank
Mathematics
#842 World Rank
Chemistry
#285 World Rank
Anthropology
#416 World Rank
Sociology
#513 World Rank
Earth Sciences

Influential People

Who are Colgate University's Most influential alumni?

Colgate University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Literature, Education, and Biology. Colgate University’s most academically influential people include Raymond Rubicam, Scott Abbott, and Al Filreis.

Raymond Rubicam

American advertising pioneer

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Scott Abbott

Co-inventor of Trivial Pursuit

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Al Filreis
Al Filreis

Professor of English

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Monique Mehta

American activist

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Tom Dine

American businessman

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Harvey Berger
Harvey Berger

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Charles Franklin Phillips

American economist

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Jack DuVall

American activist

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Alan A. Jones

American professor of chemistry

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Raymond W. McDaniel Jr.

American businessman

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Steven R. Goldstein

American academic

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John Howard Raymond
John Howard Raymond

American university president

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