Health, Safety & Wellness

Colgate is committed to providing students and community members with a healthy and safe learning environment that promotes wellbeing and encourages growth.

COVID-19 Updates

Shaw Wellness Institute

Colgate’s Shaw Wellness Institute, the university's health promotion office, oversees the comprehensive and holistic development of students and the Colgate community.

Go to Shaw Wellness Institute

Key Resources

Safety Contacts

Emergency Line: 315-228-7911
TTY: 315-228-6001
Campus Phone: 911

Alcohol & Other Drugs

Learn Colgate alcohol and drug use policy, and find addiction counseling resources.

About alcohol and drugs

Student Health

Get student health resources, including programs, services and eating issue support.

About student health


Find out about counseling and support services available to Colgate community members.

About counseling



Campus Safety

Colgate maintains campus security carefully, respectfully, and professionally.

About campus safety


Learn about Colgate support services and policy related to hazing and harassment.

About hazing

Sexual Violence

Find out about prevention, awareness, and victim support services and initiatives.

About sexual violence