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You have to visitQuite BrightGeography and Geosciences
You have to visit Colgate to know if it is right for you. Overall, it is better than my friends' experiences at similar schools which is why they come to visit so often and why I seldom leave. Colgate doesn't need to be in Chicago or Los Angeles for its students to find plenty to do.
2nd Year Male -- Class 2012
Education Quality: A+, Surrounding City: B-
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My overall educational experience at Colgate was fantastic.
Alumnus Male -- Class 2000
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I really wasn't sure if Colgate would beQuite BrightPreMed and Medical
I really wasn't sure if Colgate would be able to offer me everything a larger university in a larger city could, but I was convinced once I came and saw it for myself. It's not Boston or New York, but there is never a lack of something to do. There are tons of ways to get involved, whether it's on campus or by giving back to the community. Town-gown relations are important here.
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Education Quality: A+, Surrounding City: B-
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