Colby College Admissions and Financial Aid
Unprecedented access. Boundless opportunity.

Over 100 classes across the curriculum each year collaborate with the Colby Museum of Art.
Over $3 million provided for student internships, global experiences, and research.
Nearly 200 pre-established study abroad programs in over 60 countries.
The first 4-1-4 academic program, with over 80 Jan Plan courses to choose from.

Application Deadlines

Early Decision I

Admissions: November 15;
Financial Aid: November 15

Early Decision II

Admissions: January 1;
Financial Aid: January 1

Regular Decision

Admissions: January 1;
Financial Aid: January 15

The Colby Commitment
Ensuring the most talented students have access to the best possible education.

We meet 100% of demonstrated need without loans.
Families who make up to $65,000 with typical assets have a $0 parent/guardian contribution.
Families who make up to $150,000 with typical assets pay $15,000 or less.
95% of families who make $200,000 or less qualify for aid.

Extraordinary support that
makes a difference.

Through our innovative DavisConnects program, we guarantee all students have access to at least one internship, research experience, and global experience related to their areas of interest during their time at Colby, regardless of their financial circumstances or personal networks.

The path to making an impact
is shaped by the opportunities that surround you.