Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
$60,015
Graduate Tuition & Fees
$60,015
On-campus Living Costs
$15,870
Undergraduate Tuition per Credit Hour
$1,803
Graduate Tuition per Credit Hour
$1,603

2020 Cost of Attendance

The 2020 tuition & fees of Colgate University are $60,015 for undergraduate programs. For graduate programs, the tuition & fees are $60,015 for graduate programs.
Compare to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York, both undergraduate and graduate tuition & fees are very expensive.
Compared to similar schools in rankings such as Scripps College and Colorado College, tuition & fees of Colgate University is average where the average tuition & fees of the schools are $54,211.
The average living cost of the school is $15,870 when a student lives in on-campus housing.

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2020 Tuition & fees

The 2020 undergraduate tuition & fees at Colgate University are $60,015 on average over undergraduate programs. The undergraduate tuition & fees have increased by 3.89% from last year.
The 2020 graduate tuition & fees are $60,015 on average. The graduate tuition & fees have increased by 3.89% from last year.
The following table and chart show the 2020 tuition & fees and the tuition trends over the last 5 years.

Tuition Trends Table

2020 Tuition & fees
YearUndergraduateGraduate
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2016$49,650 $320$49,650 $320
2017$51,635 $320$51,635 $320
2018$53,650 $330$53,650 $330
2019$55,530 $340$55,530 $340
2020$57,695 $350$57,695 $350
2021$59,655 $360$59,655 $360

Tuition Trends Chart

2020 Living Costs

The 2020 average on-campus living costs is $15,870 including room & board and other living expenses (a student lives in on-campus housing such as dormitory and school-owned apartment).
The living cost at the school has increased by 3.29% from last year.
The following table and chart show the living costs changes over the last 5 years.

Living Costs Trends

2020 Living Costs(On-Campus Living)
YearRoom & BoardOther Expenses
2016$12,570$1,020
2017$13,075$1,020
2018$13,520$1,320
2019$13,995$1,370
2020$14,540$1,330
2021$15,035$1,475

Living Costs Trends Chart

2020 Books & Supplies Costs

The 2020 average cost for purchasing books & supplies is $1,100 at Colgate University. The books & supplies cost has increased by 5.77% from last year.
The following table and chart show the 2020 books & supplies costs and the trends over the last 5 years.

Books & Supplies Costs Trends

Colgate University 2020 Books & Supplies Costs
YearBooks & Supplies Costs
2016$1,240
2017$1,240
2018$1,040
2019$1,040
2020$1,100
2021$1,055

Books & Supplies Costs Trends Chart

2020 Tuition Per Credit Hour

The 2020 undergraduate tuition per credit hour at Colgate University is $1,803 on average over undergraduate programs. The undergraduate tuition per credit hour has increased by 3.92% from last year.
The 2020 graduate tuition per credit hour is $1,603 on average. The graduate tuition per credit hour has increased by 3.89% from last year.
The following table and chart show the 2020 tuition per credit hour and its trends over the last 5 years.

Tuition Per Credit Hour Trends Table

2020 Tuition per Credit Hour
YearUndergraduateGraduate
2016$1,552 $1,379
2017$1,614 $1,434
2018$1,677 $1,490
2019$1,735 $1,543
2020$1,803 $1,603
2021$1,864 $1,657

Tuition Per Credit Hour Trends Chart