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Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$75,050
Tuition and Fees
$58,045
Room and Board
$14,540
Books and Supplies
$1,040
Other Expenses
$1,375
Payment Plans
Prepayment plan, installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
finaid@mail.colgate.edu
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Net Price Calculator URL

Application Process

Application Deadline
January 15
Award Notification
On or about March 20
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Institutional Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002701
Free
CSS/Financial Aid Profile $25 for first college, $16 each additional
Noncustodial (Divorced/Separated) Parent's Statement  

Profile of 2018 - 19 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
313 (38.1%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
247 (82.0%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
247 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
247 (100.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
100%
Average Award
$58,976
Need-Based Gift
Received by 247 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $55,163
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 229 (83.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,550
Merit-Based Gift
Not reported
Merit-Based Gift
Not reported

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
1,154 (40.1%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
1,016 (88.0%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,014 (99.8%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
1,014 (100.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
100%
Average Award
$55,110
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,011 (99.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $50,922
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 833 (83.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,572
Merit-Based Gift
Not reported
Merit-Based Gift
Not reported

Borrowing

2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
32%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$24,243
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
9.0%
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
20.0%

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
Direct subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans
State Loans
 
Other Loans
 

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships
Non-Need–Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Veterans
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$2,356

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