Colby College is a private institution established in 1813 with rural setting located at Waterville. It is ranked 12 in National Liberal Arts Colleges in 2018 edition of Best Colleges. It practices 4-1-4-based academic calendar. There are approximately 100 student-run clubs and organizations on campus, ranging from the Colby Ballroom Dance Club to the Society Organized Against Racism. Colby has more than 50 majors across more than 20 academic departments. The most popular majors are biology, economics, English, history, global studies, government and psychology. Colby’s 4-1-4 academic calendar features the Jan Plan, a four-week term during which students can pursue an internship, independent study or focused course work.
#12 in National Liberal Arts Colleges