Employers What’s So Special About Colby Students? Employer Engagement Team

 

Curious about the World

Curious about the World

11% are from 77 countries

70% of students study abroad


Experienced and Accomplished

Experienced and Accomplished

Do Job Shadows and Internships

Do research assistant and independent projects

 


Stretchy and Analytic Thinkers

Stretchy and Analytic Thinkers

We offer 4 interdisciplinary computation majors: biology, theater/dance, music, and environmental science

36% of our students are double majors

Diverse

Diverse

22% are minority students

11% first-generation students


Humble and Giving

Humble and Giving

Log 32K+ hours/year in community service

18% pursue careers in education, public service, environmental science and healthcare


Lead and Collaborate

Lead and Collaborate

33% of all students play one of 32 varsity sports

37% of seniors have club leadership positions and participate in 3 clubs on average