College News and Fun Facts: Colgate University

75,000,000. The university owns a 75-million-year-old dinosaur egg.

Lucky 13. The university was originally founded as The Baptist Education Society of the State of New York by 13 men who each offered $13 and 13 prayers.

  • Color: Maroon, Grey and White
  • Mascot: Raider
  • Admit Rate: 24.9% (Class of 2022). Read more