University Archives Collections

The Colgate University Archives is the official repository for the non-current permanent records of enduring value for Colgate University. Its collections document the history of the university from the 1810s to the present and the activities of students, alumni, faculty, and staff.

View and search all collection guides.


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All University Archives collection numbers begin with "A" followed by a four-digit number. Please be aware that not all University Archives collections have a collection guide online, so please contact the department for further assistance with your research.

Several University Archives collections have restrictions in accordance with the Colgate University Archives policy on restricted records. Additional notice may be required to provide access to these materials.