Colby College

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General Information

Admission Office

4800 Mayflower Hill

Waterville, ME 04901-8848

(800) 723-3032

(800) 723-3032

Fax: (207) 859-4828

Contact: Parker Beverage

Dean of Admissions and Financial Aid
Main Address

4000 Mayflower Hill

Waterville, ME 04901-8840

(207) 859-4000

Total undergrads: 1,846

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 482

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,846


Rural setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $65

Online application fee: Free
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 31%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 96%

College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

African-American Studies B
American Studies B
East Asian Studies B
Latin American Studies B
Russian/Slavic Area Studies B
Women’s Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General B
Art History/Criticism/Conservation B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Fine/Studio Arts B
Music – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biochemistry B
Biology B
Cellular Biology/Histology B
Environmental Biology B
Molecular Biochemistry B
Molecular Biology B
Neurobiology/Physiology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Business Administration/Management B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Science B

English Language & Literature

Creative Writing B
English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

Classical civilization: English B
Classical civilization: anthropology B
Classics B
French B
German B
Spanish B


History – General B


Mathematics – General B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Biological/Physical Sciences B
Classical/Ancient Mediterranean/Near Eastern Studies B
Global Studies B
Mathematics/Computer Science B
Neuroscience B
Science, Technology & Society B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Science B
Environmental Studies B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B
Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Geology B
Physics B


Psychology – General B

Social Sciences

Anthropology B
Econometrics B
Economics B
International Relations B
Political Science/Government B
Sociology B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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