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Live and work at one of the nation’s top liberal arts colleges.

Colgate is deeply invested in employees’ success, and we all work together to ensure that students receive the premier education that is at the University’s core.

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Chartwells-Colgate Dining Service Opportunities

The support and encouragement from the Colgate community was overwhelming during my entire academic career.

Michael Holobosky ’19 Earned a bachelor's degree in classical studies and anthropology over 13 years while working as Colgate's Lead Graphic Design and Digital Print Specialist.

Commitment to You

We work hard to provide an environment where each employee is treated as an important contributor and can continue to learn and grow.

    Living the Liberal Arts

    Colgate is a highly selective residential liberal arts institution distinguished by academic excellence and interdisciplinary inquiry.

      Strong Sense of Place


      The Colgate campus, ranked as one of the most beautiful in the nation, is a place where students develop lifelong bonds with each other, faculty, and staff.

        Village of Hamilton


        Colgate is located in a community of about 3,800 residents who enjoy downtown’s art galleries and restaurants and who take pride in the many historic homes and public buildings.

          Applicants with Disabilities

          We are committed to facilitating a search process in which everyone can participate and barriers to access are removed to the fullest extent possible.  We would welcome conversation regarding how to construct an experience that is comfortable for you and through which you will be able to show us your best.  This includes, but is not limited to, providing alternative formats and/or platforms for submitting application materials, TTY or CART services, and providing information regarding the campus built environment, sensory environment, and culture.  Accommodations can be arranged via Cherie Ball or Amy Ryan in the Human Resources Department.

          Contact Human Resources

          The Office of Human Resources is open Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

          Phone: 315-228-7411 
          Fax: 315-228-7171

          Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Policy Statement

          It is the policy of Colgate University not to discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of their race, color, creed, religion, age, sex, pregnancy, national origin, marital status, disability, protected Veterans status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, being or having been victims of domestic violence or stalking, familial status, or any other categories covered by law. Colgate is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Candidates from historically underrepresented groups, women, persons with disabilities, and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.