Weekly Prizes

Week 1 May 8-14


Tollhouse Pie for a Year

Make sure you share this with your favorite Raider! This prize entitles the winner to have one (1) of the Colgate Inn’s sweet and gooey Tollhouse Pies delivered to their door each month for one (1) year, a $50 gift certificate to the Colgate Bookstore, and as an extra bonus, an awesome monthly Colgate swag item! Remember...don’t keep the pie all to yourself...and add ice cream!

Week 2 May 15-21

Better than a party tent

Reunion Food

What’s better than a party tent, you ask? A party tent...at Reunion — with food! This prize will treat the winner and their entire reunion class of party-goers (up to two hundred [200] people) to some of Hamilton's most honored traditions — slices, wings, and taters — delivered straight to your tent on Friday night of Reunion (2017 or 2018). The winner will also get a $50 gift certificate to the Colgate Bookstore. Get your food on, alumni...but don’t spill on your new Colgate gear!

Week 3 May 22-28

Don’t yell at the Referee!

Colgate Coach for a Day

Be a couch coach no more! This prize will give the winner the title of “Honorary Coach for the Day”! Join the sidelines of a home football game (on a mutually agreed upon date) and view the game as never before. Be part of the coin toss, get a shout-out during halftime, and choose a coach or administrator to record your voicemail greeting! This package includes travel for two (2) people (you and a guest) to Hamilton (see FAQs for rule details) and a $50 gift certificate to the Colgate Bookstore...now that’s worth shouting about!

Week 4 May 29-June 4

Pie Score

Slices Party in Your City

You miss Hamilton — we know you do! Win this week and we’ll bring a slice of Hamilton to you! This prize entitles the winner to a Slices pizza party — with thirteen (13) large pizzas delivered to your city. Now you don’t even leave home to enjoy that mouth-watering cheesy goodness! We’ll also throw in a $50 gift certificate to the Colgate Bookstore...talk about a great topping!

Week 5 June 5-11

Leaf it to Colgate

Homecoming Weekend

What warms the soul better than hot cider on the best autumn weekend in Hamilton? Hearing Raiders sing, “Let us fight, fight, fight for dear old Colgate…”! This prize will treat the winner and three (3) guests to a very special Homecoming weekend in Hamilton (Sept. 9-10, 2017). The package includes a catered tailgate for up to ten (10) people, ten (10) reserved tickets to the football game, a gift certificate to the Poolville Country Store restaurant, and a $50 gift certificate to the Colgate Bookstore — and maybe even some hot cider. Spectacular foliage included.

Week 6 June 12-18

Calling all Media Ninjas

Media Mogul for the Day

Gannett, Turner, Bloomberg, Winfrey…and you! Have you always wanted to be top dog in the media biz? Here’s your chance — Colgate style! The winner of  this prize secures the chance to interview — and have lunch with — Colgate’s new VP of Communications, Laura Jack! Think of all the #IG posts...we’ll provide the selfie stick! In addition you will receive one night at the Colgate Inn, a chance to pick the Colgate 2018 calendar shot for your birthday month (see FAQs for rule details), obtain a tour of Google NYC — and lunch — courtesy of a Colgate alum, and even a shout-out from Colgate’s Twitter account. Also included, a $50 gift certificate to the Colgate Bookstore, and we promise, many likes on your Facebook page! Don’t forget to post your Raider POTD! 

Week 7 June 19-25

No twig needed

Colgate Hockey VIP

Don’t worry, you don’t need a twig, have great flow or even be down a few chiclets to love this! This prize entitles the winner to a seat in the beautiful Sullivan Suite during a Colgate Men’s or Women's hockey game in the new Class of 1965 Arena (on a mutually agreed upon date), followed by a party for ten (10) — biscuits included! And for a hat trick? How about a $50 gift certificate to the Colgate Bookstore for the latest Colgate gear?

Ends June 30th

Reigning Raider pile of prizes

Grand Prize

The grand prize entitles the winner to a weekend in Hamilton for four (4), including travel from the winner’s home city (see FAQs for rule details), two (2) nights accomodations at two (2) rooms at the Colgate Inn, a professional photo shoot on campus for you and your family/friends with a framed print and digital copies, tickets to a favorite Colgate team home game (date determined beforehand), Taste of Hamilton gift certificates, a round of golf for four (4) at Seven Oaks Golf Club, and a $100 gift certificate from the Colgate Bookstore. And maybe even a crown.