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Colgate University

Your Combined ACT:
SAT Math + Verbal:
Your Chances at CU
(on ACT score alone)
Your Chances at CU
(on SAT score alone)
Men
Women
# Applicants
3,577
4,258
# Admitted
1,000
1,305
% Admitted
28.0%
30.6%
% Overall
29.4%

Students who got into CU:

Tips mention: Interview (6), ACT/SAT (8), Grades (11), Sports/Extracurriculars (12), College Essay (8)
High board scores, high class rank, extracurricular activites thatApr 11 2014Political Science
High board scores, high class rank, extracurricular activites that demonstrate that I had a passion for something in addition to academics.
SAT: 1426 Male
write a kick ass essay, and talk about howNov 30 2010Sociology
write a kick ass essay, and talk about how you are super passionate about something.
ACT: 28 Female
There really is something for everyone at ColgateSep 26 2010Education
There really is something for everyone at Colgate. Most people here will make a difference; students study, play, create, perform, analyze, critique, and get involved. Colgate's beautiful, rural location brings the college & community together and everyone is better for it.
ACT: 33 SAT: 1450 Female
You need a well rounded resume, good boards, andSep 21 2009Economics
You need a well rounded resume, good boards, and a solid essay.
SAT: 1370 Female
SATs and a solid essaySep 21 2009Unknown
SATs and a solid essay. Also need a well rounded resume.
Female
Colgate University
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