Colorado College is on a 90-acre campus in the urban setting of Colorado Springs, Colorado, not far from Denver.
There are many activities and organizations for Colorado College students to join – including chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, and more.
Interested in Greek life? Colorado College has fraternities and sororities.
Colorado College students' favorite campus events are Homecoming, Winter Ball and Annual Arts and Crafts.
This table offers information on housing at Colorado College.
|On-Campus Housing||Yes||Required for junior|
|Guaranteed Housing||Yes||Guaranteed for freshman|
|Co-ed Housing Available||Yes|
|Housing for Students with Disabilities||No|
|Percentage of Students Living On-Campus||––||79%|
|Spots Available in On-Campus Housing||––||1,771|
|Number of Students Living On-Campus||––||1,749|
|Percentage of Students Living Off-Campus||––|
Colorado College offers on-campus housing. Students are required to live on campus through junior year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.
The majority of Colorado College students live on campus. In 2022, 79% of undergrads at Colorado College lived in some kind of on-campus housing. There are 1,771 spots available in on-campus housing for all 2,241 undergraduates. In the 2021-2022 school year, 1,749 students chose to live on-campus. First year students are not allowed to park a car on campus.
Colorado College offers coed housing.
At Colorado College there are a variety of athletic options for students interested in joining a sports program.
Intercollegiate sports are the highest tier of college sports and can be very competitive. Intercollegiate teams are regulated by the NCAA, funded by the university, and compete against teams from other universities. The division of a sports team depends on the size of the university, funding, and competition level. An intercollegiate school team will be Division I, II or III, with Division I being the highest level.
Club sports are not regulated by the NCAA and are a great option for students not interested in trying out for an intercollegiate team. Club sports are usually student run but can also be funded by the university.
Intramural sports are the most casual and informal. Intramural sports are often free and require very little time commitment.
Let's take a look at the athletic options available at Colorado College:
|Sport||Men's Intramural||Women's Intramural||Men's Division||Women's Division||Men's Scholarships||Women's Scholarships|
|Lacrosse||√||√||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
|Soccer||√||√||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
|Swimming And Diving||√||√||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
|Tennis||√||√||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
|Track And Field||√||√||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
|Cross Country Running||√||√||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
|Equestrian Sports||Intercollegiate Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams|
|Rugby||Intercollegiate Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams|
|Ultimate Frisbee||√||√||Intercollegiate Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams|
College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.
The Colorado College is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Colorado College campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.
Colorado College offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.
Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit Colorado College, take Interstate 25 to Colorado Springs, CO. If you need to fly, book your flight to Colorado Springs airport.
While you're planning, check out other schools in Colorado you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.
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