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Colgate in April

We look forward to welcoming admitted students and guests for our special programs and visit opportunities.
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Experience Colgate

Weekdays March 22–April 28 (except April 3 and 10)

Experience Colgate is a weekday morning-visit program for accepted students. Students will have the opportunity to spend time with current Colgate students in and out of the classroom while their guests learn more about the student experience.
Experience Colgate Schedule
Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays

8:30–8:45 a.m.
Registration  
The Hurwitz Admission Center, James B. Colgate Hall (#1 on campus map) 

8:45–9:45 a.m.
Guests: Campus tour*

8:55–10:05 a.m.
Students: Campus tour*

*Bilingual tours in Spanish and English are available upon request for the Experience Program. Please call our office for more information.

9:45–10:30 a.m.
Guests: Admission information session or financial aid drop-in hours 

10:20–11:10 a.m.
Students: Class visit

11:20–11:45 a.m.
Students and guests: Wrap-up session

Students and guests: Lunch with student host (optional)


Tuesdays and Thursdays

8:20–8:40 a.m.

Registration 
The Hurwitz Admission Center, James B. Colgate Hall (#1 on campus map)

8:40–9:45 a.m.
Students: Campus tour 

8:45–9:45 a.m.
Guests: Campus tour 

9:45–10:30 a.m.
Guests: Admission information session or financial aid drop-in hours 

9:55–11:10 a.m.
Students: Class visit 

11:20–11:45 a.m.
Students and guests: Wrap-up session 

Students and guests: Lunch with student host (optional)

April Visit Days

Monday, April 3 and Monday, April 10

April Visit Days are a full-day look into the Colgate experience. Students and guests will have the opportunity to meet our faculty and administrators, learn about academic offerings, and experience our diverse cultural and special-interest organizations.
April Visit Days Schedule
9:30–10:00 a.m.
Registration and light refreshments
Clark Room, James C. Colgate Student Union (#38 on campus map)

10:20–11:10 a.m.
Students: Class visit
Guests: Campus tour*

*Bilingual tours in Spanish and English are available.

11:30 a.m.–noon
Congratulatory remarks

12:15–1:00 p.m.
Faculty roundtable

1:15–2:00 p.m.
Luncheon with faculty and current students

2:15–3:00 p.m.
Students: Student life panels
Guests: Life outside the classroom: advising and support for students 

3:00–3:30 p.m.
Residence halls open house 

3:00–4:00 p.m.
Campus programs expo and ice cream social 

4:00 p.m.
Campus or athletic facility tour (optional) 

DROP-IN HOURS
Members of the Office of Financial Aid staff are available on an individual, walk-in basis from 8:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

Stay a night with an overnight host.

Overnight Hosting

Overnight hosting is available for admitted students on Sunday–Thursday nights from March 26–April 18. Requests for hosts will be taken on a first-come, first-served basis as space is extremely limited. Please submit hosting requests no later than five days prior to the night you wish to stay on campus.
Take advantage of a campus tour.

Additional Opportunities

Regularly-scheduled information sessions and campus tours are available weekdays and most Saturdays. Registering in advance is recommended.

Join us for a congratulatory reception in your area.

Congratulatory Receptions

Colgate will host congratulatory receptions in many locations this spring. Congratulatory receptions are fantastic opportunities to meet your future classmates and hear from alumni and members of the Colgate community! Please click the locations below for more information.
Albany, N.Y.
Sunday, April 2, 2017 
3:00–5:00 p.m.

Home of Kathleen and Christopher Baynes '88
96 Lenox Avenue
Albany, NY 12203

RSVP


Boston
Thursday, April 13, 2017
7:00–8:30 p.m.

Home of Margaret and Dewey Awad '90
75 Cart Path Road
Weston, MA 02493

RSVP


Buffalo/Western New York
Thursday, April 6, 2017
6:30 p.m.

Home of Joyce and Stuart Angert '62, P'94
(co-host Martha Buyer '79)
94 Harbridge Manor
Williamsville, NY 14221

Their home is in a gated community and the gate will close at 7:00 p.m. If you arrive after 7:00 p.m., please access the name "Angert" on the stainless steel address box at the entrance and push the button. It will automatically call their phone and they will open the gate remotely for you.

RSVP


Central New Jersey
Tuesday, April 4, 2017
7:00–9:00 p.m.

Pretty Brook Tennis Club
229 Pretty Brook Road
Princeton, NJ 08540

Hosted by George and Ashley Aitken-Davies '01. Please, no denim or sports attire.

RSVP


Chicago
Saturday, April 8, 2017
3:00–5:00 p.m.

Home of Linda and Michael Walsh '73
830 Lamson Drive
Winnetka, IL 60093

Parking is available at the Tower Road Park located at the intersection of Tower Road and Sheridan Road. You can park in the upper parking lot area. The Walsh home (830 Lamson Drive) is less than a block north on the southwest corner of Sheridan and Lamson.

RSVP


Cleveland
Sunday, April 23, 2017
3:00–5:00 p.m.

Home of Paul Cascio '83, P'17, '19, '21
1954 Epping Road
Gates Mills, OH 44040

RSVP


Denver/Rocky Mountain Region
Friday, April 21, 2017
7:00–8:30 p.m.

Home of Whitney and Kevin Zimmerman '90
4255 South Bellaire Circle
Englewood, CO 80113

RSVP


Fairfield County, Conn.
Sunday, April 2, 2017
1:00–3:00 p.m.

Home of Melinda and Jeffrey Fager '77, P'06
198 Hemlock Hill Road
New Canaan, CT 06840

RSVP


Kolkata, India
Saturday, April 8, 2017
7:00 p.m.


Peshawri in the ITC Sonar Hotel
1 JBS Haldane Avenue (Opp Science City)
Kolkata - 700046
West Bengal, India

RSVP


Long Island, N.Y.
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
7:00 p.m.

Home of Robert Gold '80, P'15
11 Heights Road
Manhasset, NY 11030

Join us to celebrate the Class of 2021 and meet new friends, future Colgate students, recent alums, and parents while enjoying a great Long Island Italian meal!

RSVP


Los Angeles/Southern Calif.
Sunday, April 23, 2017
1:30–3:30 p.m.

Home of Stephen '80 and Gretchen Burke '81, P'11, '20
15070 Corona Del Mar
Pacific Palisades, CA 90272

RSVP



New Delhi, India
Tuesday, April 11, 2017
7:00 p.m.


Masala Art
2nd Sardar Patel Marg, Diplomatic Enclave
New Delhi
Delhi 110 021
India

RSVP


New Haven & Hartford, Conn.
Sunday, April 2, 2017
3:00 p.m.


The Farms Country Club
180 Cheshire Road
Wallingford, CT 06492

For directions, visit www.farmscc.org.
Casual attire, but please no denim.

RSVP


New York City
Sunday, April 23, 2017
2:00–4:00 p.m.

Trattoria Trecolori
(Hosted by owner Victor Gonzalez '95)
254 West 47th Street
New York, NY 10036

RSVP


Northern New Jersey
Thursday, April 6, 2017
7:00 p.m.


Home of Tom and Sally Thurston '89, P'17, '18
477 Beverly Road
Ridgewood, NJ 07450

RSVP


Philadelphia
Wednesday, April 5, 2017
7:00–9:00 p.m.


Home of Robin and Eric Settle '83, P'13
829 Waverly Road
Bryn Mawr, PA 19010

RSVP


Rochester, N.Y.
Wednesday, April 12, 2017
7:00 p.m.


Home of Kate '05 and Erick Bond '05
33 Wood Stone Rise
Pittsford, NY 14534

RSVP


St. Louis
Wednesday, April 12, 2017
7:30 p.m.


Home of Liz and John Morrison '65 
9215 Ladue Road
Saint Louis, MO 63124

RSVP


San Francisco/Northern Calif.
Saturday, April 22, 2017
1:30–3:30 p.m.


Home of Bernard Yu and Elaine Lo P'20
1 Portsmouth Road
Piedmont, CA 94610

RSVP


Seattle
Thursday, April 20, 2017
7:00–8:30 p.m.


Home of Lee Rhodes and Peter Seligmann P'16
320 39th Avenue East
Seattle, WA 98112

RSVP


Twin Cities, Minn.
Wednesday, April 12, 2017
7:00 p.m.


Home of Lindsay '96 and Lou DiLorenzo, Jr. '97
6 Bridge Lane
Minneapolis, MN 55424

RSVP


Washington, D.C.
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
7:00 - 9:00 p.m.


Home of Brian and Olivia Kane P'20
636 Oakland Terrace
Alexandria, VA 22302

RSVP


Westchester & Rockland Counties, N.Y.
Tuesday, April 18, 2017
7:00 p.m.


Home of Sydney and Robert Kindler '76, P'04, '08, '12, '17, '20
3 Seneca Trail
Harrison, NY 10528

RSVP



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