Tuition & Fees

$52,818

$52,818

not including room and board

More Financial Details

undergraduateRatios

46%

54%

male

female

1
10

teacher

students

More Student Details

Extremely Selective

15%

acceptance rate

Accepted 1,262
Declined + 6,632
Total Received 7,894
More Admissions Details

Private (nonprofit)

2,101

undergraduate students

13

graduate students

More Student Details
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

Most Popular Majors

  1. Economics
  2. Sociology
  3. Political Science
More Majors

People Who Liked This School Also Liked…

Name Location
Colorado State University Fort Collins, CO
University of Colorado Boulder Boulder, CO
Stanford University Stanford, CA
Brown University Providence, RI
Cornell University Ithaca, NY
Colorado Christian University Lakewood, CO
Duke University Durham, NC
New York University New York, NY
The University of Tampa Tampa, FL
University of San Francisco San Francisco, CA
See All School Suggestions for You

Codes

SAT 4072
ACT 0498

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
39%
600-699
38%
500-599
19%
400-499
4%
700-800
32%
600-699
53%
500-599
13%
400-499
2%
700-800
28%
600-699
56%
500-599
12%
400-499
4%
30-36
73%
24-29
21%
18-23
6%
30-36
45%
24-29
52%
18-23
3%
30-36
65%
24-29
33%
18-23
2%
More Admissions Details

School Facts

Colorado College, founded in 1874, is a private, liberal arts college. Its 90-acre campus is located at the foot of the Rocky Mountains in Colorado Springs.

Public/private Private (nonprofit)
Campus Enrollment 2,114
Established in 1874
Coeducational Coeducational College, Founded Coeducational College
Accredited by •  NCACS (North Central Assn. of Colleges and Schools)

Colorado Springs, CO

90-acre, urban campus in Colorado Springs (population: 445,830), 70 miles from Denver. Served by air and bus; major airport and train serve Denver. Public transportation serves campus.

Colorado College
14 East Cache La Poudre Street
Colorado Springs, CO 80903

CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Scholarship Contest

All you have to do is register.

Enter Today!

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
75%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
100%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students are required to live in school housing
yes
Alcohol is permitted on campus to students of legal age

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
69%
Top 1/4
90%
Top 1/2
100%
Bottom 1/2
0%
Bottom 1/4
0%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
39%
600-699
38%
500-599
19%
400-499
4%
700-800
32%
600-699
53%
500-599
13%
400-499
2%
700-800
28%
600-699
56%
500-599
12%
400-499
4%
30-36
73%
24-29
21%
18-23
6%
30-36
45%
24-29
52%
18-23
3%
30-36
65%
24-29
33%
18-23
2%

Admissions Facts

Application fee $60
Common application accepted yes
Application deadline January 15
School has early decision program yes
Early decision program application deadline November 10
School has early action program yes
Early action program application deadline November 10
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Recommended
SAT/ACT requirements SAT Subject Tests Considered if submitted
SAT or ACT Required of some

Extremely Selective

15%

acceptance rate

Accepted 1,262
Declined + 6,632
Total Received 7,894

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Secondary school record

Important

Class rank
Essay
Extracurricular activities
Interview
Recommendations
Standardized test scores

Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Character/ personal qualities
Minority affiliation
Particular talent/ability
Religious affiliation/commitment
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

Not Considered

Geographical residence
State residency

CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Scholarship Contest

All you have to do is register.

Enter Today!

Admissions Contact

Carlos Jimenez
Director of Admission, Outreach and Recruitment
P: 800 542-7214
F: 719 389-6816
admission@coloradocollege.edu

Cost

Tuition $52,380
Room $7,240
Board $4,836
Additional fees $438
Books & supplies $1,230
Total $66,124
Average Financial Aid - $46,024
Total with Avg. Aid $20,100

Financial Aid

100%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$46,024

Average financial aid

CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Scholarship Contest

All you have to do is register.

Enter Today!

Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $1,145,453
State $103,212
Institutional $28,185,623
Other external $50,320
Total $29,484,608

Non-need-based

Federal
State $5,000
Institutional $2,183,630
Other external $1,601,516
Total $3,790,146

Varsity Sports

M W
basketball
cross-country
ice hockey
lacrosse
soccer
swimming
tennis
track and field (indoor)
track and field (outdoor)
volleyball

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
Conference USA (Football I-A), Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference, Western Collegiate Hockey Association
Mascot
Tigers
School colors
black and gold
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Scholarship Contest

All you have to do is register.

Enter Today!

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Anthropology
Art/Art History
Art/Art Studio Track
Asian Studies
Biochemistry
Biology/Organisms/Ecology/Evolution
Chemistry
Classics
Classics/English
Classics/History/Politics
Comparative Literature
Computer Science
Dance
Drama
Economics
Education
Elementary Education
English
English/Creative Writing
English/Film Studies
Environmental Policy
Environmental Science/Chemistry
Environmental Science/Integrated Major
Environmental Science/Physics
Feminist/Gender Studies
Film/New Media Studies
French/Francophone Studies
Geology
German
German Area Studies
History
History/Philosophy
History/Political Science
Italian Studies
Liberal Arts/Sciences
Mathematical Economics
Mathematics
Mathematics/Computer Science
Molecular/Cellular Biology
Music
Neuroscience
Philosophy
Physics
Political Economy/International
Political Science
Psychology
Race/Ethnicity/Migration Studies
Religion
Romance Languages/French
Romance Languages/Italian
Romance Languages/Spanish
Russian/Eurasian Studies
Secondary Education
Sociology
Southwest Studies
Spanish
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Scholarship Contest

All you have to do is register.

Enter Today!
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Scholarship Contest

All you have to do is register.

Enter Today!

Undergraduate

99%

2,101
students

Female
54%
1,140

Male
46%
961

Graduate

1%

13
students

Female
62%
8

Male
38%
5

undergraduateFull-time

99%

2,084
students

Female
55%
1,127

Male
45%
957

undergraduatePart-time

1%

17
students

Female
77%
13

Male
23%
4

Student Break-down

8%
Nonresident aliens
3%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
4%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
9%
Hispanic/Latino
65%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
1%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
9%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

9%

Transfer applicants accepted

40%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements
High school transcript Required of All
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Required of All
Interview Recommended of All
Standardized test scores Required of Some
Essay or personal statement Required of All

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: March 1

Spring: November 1

Transfer Credits

Minimum transfers must complete

64

semester hours

CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Scholarship Contest

All you have to do is register.

Enter Today!

Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Religious

Remedial services offered

Not Reported

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • Resume assistance
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Scholarship Contest

All you have to do is register.

Enter Today!

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Day care
  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Braille services
  • Note-taking services
  • Other
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors

International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 58
Countries most often represented Canada
China
England
Switzerland
Special services offered for international applicants ESL program/classes
Host family program
Special orientation

International Student Contact

Matthew Bonser
Director of Admission, Systems, Operations, and International
719 389-6345
intladmis@coloradocollege.edu

CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Scholarship Contest

All you have to do is register.

Enter Today!

Lists & Rankings

^ TOP