Colgate takes pride in the distinctive beauty of a campus that has shaped the lives of generations. Alumni carry a sense of this place with them when they graduate. Their affection for the campus strengthens their ties to our university.
As we look to the century ahead, Colgate must continue to carefully steward our campus environs, which have been a crucial component in the University’s aspiration for excellence.
We will enhance the beauty of campus and improve its infrastructure even as we remain committed to mitigating our impact on the climate and strive to be a model for environmental responsibility.
Together we can preserve our campus’ natural and built environments for future generations while creating a unified, beautiful, sustainable setting that connects and uplifts all members of our Colgate community.
Middle Campus & Ravine
Build a physical and intellectual link between Lower and Upper campuses while establishing Colgate as a leader in teaching creativity and innovation through the liberal arts.
Oak Drive Restoration
Restore Oak Drive to honor its distinguished history and create an impression befitting the stature of the University today.
Develop affordable housing options for faculty and staff across salary ranges — acknowledging that living and learning here is important for all members of our community.
Continue to develop the village of Hamilton in collaboration with community partners, reflecting our symbiotic relationship of mutual support and dependence.
Build a responsible and sustainable campus environment, continuing to mitigate Colgate’s impact on the climate and striving to be a model of environmental responsibility.
The University can take pride in the distinctive beauty of a campus that has shaped the lives of generations of students, faculty, and staff. Alumni carry their sense of this place with them when they graduate, and their affection for the campus strengthens their ties to the University.
The Campaign for the Third Century will enhance every aspect of the Colgate experience. Learn about our plans to secure the value of a Colgate education for the next generation.