Maine Days Initiative Reached over 130 High Schools in Maine

From Robert W. Traip Academy in southern Maine to Madawaska High School up north, and from Fryeburg Academy in the west to Calais High School in the east—all within 48 hours. For the second straight year, nearly 20 staff members from Colby’s Office of Admissions and Financial Aid traversed the state of Maine over a...

First Semester Away Arrival

First semester away students will be arriving on campus Sunday, January 3, 2016.  Check-in will happen starting at 8:00am in Cotter Union.  A full Orientation schedule will be available first week of December.

First-Year Students Bring New Perspectives and Experiences to the Hill

Most of the 509 members of the Class of 2019 arrived at Colby Sept. 1 to begin a four-year journey of intellectual discovery with orientation as they make the Mayflower Hill campus their home. First-year orientation, Sept. 1-8, features seminars with faculty, an introduction to the liberal arts, and civic engagement opportunities in the local...

Colby Adds $1.2 Million for Grants to First-Year Students

Colby College Trustees approved an additional $1.2 million in financial aid for first-year students at their fall meeting. The funds will enable the College to admit many more highly qualified students to the Class of 2019 regardless of their families’ financial need. This year Colby awarded institutional grants totaling $7.5 million for the Class of...