Established in 1819, Colgate University is a private liberal arts college located in Hamilton, New York. It enrolls over 2,900 undergraduate students and has 50+ undergraduate concentrations. It considers thirteen a lucky number, with 13 men, 13 dollars, 13 prayers and 13 articles being vital in its foundation. It has a strong commitment to sustainability and the arts in its campus life & academic curriculum. It offers numerous outdoor opportunities, as well as participation in Greek life, religious, service, special interest, or student government clubs. The university competes in NCAA Division I sports, and their rivalry with Cornell University makes home games even more of a rush. It’s location in Hamilton Village, within Hamilton in New York, lets its students experience the unhurried small town pace. It’s also the right distance away from the opportunities and excitement of bigger cities. Notable alumni include Howard Fineman, journalist and Ed Werner & John Haney, creators of the board game Trivial Pursuit.