Tuition & Fees

$55,470

$55,470

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
53%
600-699
44%
500-599
3%
700-800
48%
600-699
46%
500-599
6%
700-800
28%
600-699
56%
500-599
12%
400-499
4%
30-36
74%
24-29
24%
18-23
2%
30-36
45%
24-29
52%
18-23
3%
30-36
67%
24-29
32%
18-23
1%
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undergraduateRatios

46%

male

54%

female

1

teacher

10

students

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Extremely Selective

15%

acceptance rate

Accepted 1,244
Declined + 6,979
Total Received 8,223
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Private (nonprofit)

2,107

undergraduate students

11

graduate students

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Economics
  2. Sociology
  3. Organismal Biology/ecology
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Codes

SAT 4072
ACT 0498

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Location

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 2,118
Established in 1874
Coeducational Coeducational College, Founded Coeducational College
Accredited by •  HLC Higher Learning Commission

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Colorado Springs, CO

90-acre, urban campus in Colorado Springs (population: 464,474), 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

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
78%
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
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% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
70%
Top 1/4
94%
Top 1/2
99%
Bottom 1/2
1%
Bottom 1/4
0%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
53%
600-699
44%
500-599
3%
700-800
48%
600-699
46%
500-599
6%
700-800
28%
600-699
56%
500-599
12%
400-499
4%
30-36
74%
24-29
24%
18-23
2%
30-36
45%
24-29
52%
18-23
3%
30-36
67%
24-29
32%
18-23
1%

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 1,244
Declined + 6,979
Total Received 8,223

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

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Admissions Contact

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

Financial Aid

100%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$48,900

Average financial aid

Cost

Tuition $54,996
Room $7,530
Board $4,982
Additional fees $474
Books & supplies $1,220
Total $69,202
Average Financial Aid - $48,900
Total with Avg. Aid $20,302

Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $1,255,185
State $122,280
Institutional $31,107,551
Other external $37,749
Total $32,522,765

Non-need-based

Federal
State
Institutional $3,730,309
Other external $949,406
Total $4,679,715
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Financial Aid Deadline

FAFSA
January 15

CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE
January 15

Noncustodial (Divorced/Separated) Parent's Statement
January 15

Other
January 15

Required Financial Aid Forms

FAFSA

CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE

Noncustodial (Divorced/Separated) Parent's Statement

Other

Financial Aid Office

P: 800 260-6458
F: 719 389-6173
financialaid@coloradocollege.edu

Financial Aid Officer

Shannon Amundson
Director of Financial Aid
shannon.amundson@coloradocollege.edu

Varsity Sports

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

Club Sports - Men's

Baseball, Cycling, Equestrian Sports, Field Hockey, Ice Hockey, Rugby, Skiing, Track And Field (indoor), Ultimate Frisbee

Club Sports - Women's

Cycling, Equestrian Sports, Field Hockey, Ice Hockey, Ruby, Skiing, Soccer, Ultimate Frisbee

Intramural/Recreational Sports

Basketball, Dodgeball, Flag Football, Futsal, Ice Hockey, Ice-Broomball, Inner-Tube Water Polo, Kickball, Racquetball, Soccer, Softball, Table Tennis, Tennis, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball

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Athletic Directors

Ken Ralph (men's)
Athletic Director
email

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

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
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Most Popular Majors

  1. Economics
  2. Sociology
  3. Organismal Biology/ecology

Programs Offered

  • Certificate programs
  • Double majors
  • Independent study
  • Internships
  • Pass/fail grading option
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Self-designed majors

Pre-professional Programs

  • Other

2,118

total students

17%

in-state

83%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

99%

2,107
students

Female
54%
1,128

Male
46%
979

1%

11
students

Female
73%
8

Male
27%
3

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

99%

2,091
students

Female
54%
1,120

Male
46%
971

1%

16
students

Female
50%
8

Male
50%
8

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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
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

10%

Transfer applicants accepted

46%

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: October 15

Transfer Credits

Minimum transfers must complete

64

semester hours

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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

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
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International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 51
Countries most often represented Canada
China
England
Japan
Nepal
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

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Lists & Rankings

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