Founded in 1813, Colby College is the 12th-oldest private liberal arts college in the country. Located in central Maine, our 714-acre Mayflower Hill campus overlooks downtown Waterville and the Kennebec River Valley. Conveniently located off I-95, Colby College is the ideal setting for your next program. The beautiful, picture-postcard campus offers guests a safe, retreat-type setting that fosters learning and growth. Each summer, more than 6,000 people from Maine and around the globe come to Colby College to attend medical training courses, conferences, and seminars as well as youth programs and sports camps.