HAMILTON, NY — Oswego High School graduate Abigail Douglas, of Oswego, is a member of the Colgate University Class of 2022.
Of the 9,716 applications to Colgate last year, just 25 percent were accepted.
The average high school GPA for accepted students was 3.8 out of 4.0.
Colgate received applications from 50 states, Washington D.C., and 133 countries.
International students make up 9 percent of the class.
Colgate meets 100 percent of admitted students’ demonstrated financial need, and 42 percent of the Class of 2022 is receiving institutional grant funding.
Now in its bicentennial year, Colgate offers 56 majors to a diverse student body of approximately 2,900 undergraduate students and it supports 25 Division I athletic teams.
The university’s 575-acre campus in rural central New York is renowned for its beauty and for the important role it plays in the student experience.
Learn more at colgate.edu.