Colgate University: Admission & Tests

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Here is a quick overview of Colgate University general admissions procedures, application policies and fees, as well as desirable SAT and ACT college test scores that you might need to have in order to enroll at this school.

Admission Information

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
Colgate University admission requirements are very strong, this college accepts only about 27% of those who apply.

The school requires you to submit reference letters with your application but doesn't require admission test scores.

Colgate will most likely accept your:
  • dual credits
    (from the courses giving both high school and college credits)
  • advanced placement credits
    (from the college-level courses taught in high school)
and will decline your:
  • credits for life experience

Application Fee

Application
Fee
$60
Colgate University requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Colgate University is $60.00. The graduate application fee is $60.00.

SAT Test Scores

Submitting the results of Scholastic Aptitude Test is usual stage of the application process. 53% of applicants at Colgate University completed the SAT test.

Most of the accepted applicants who took SAT scored from 640 to 720 on Math. Hence if you got above 680 in SAT Math, that should make you safe for being accepted at this institution.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Math
640
680
720

ACT Test Scores

Completing American College Test is a typical bit of the application process at Colgate. 47% of applicants submitted results of their ACT test.

Most of the accepted applicants who took ACT scored
ACT
Composite
32
from 30 to 34 on English, from 28 to 33 on Math, and from 30 to 33 on Composite. Apparently, if you have above 32 in ACT English, 31 in ACT Math, and 32 in ACT Composite, that is good enough to get admitted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT English
30
32
34

ACT Math
28
31
33

ACT Composite
30
32
33

Contact Admissions

Phone
(315)
228-1000
To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Colgate University, please contact this college directly.

You can call this school's general information office at (315) 228-1000 or check Colgate University Website

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