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Choosing Colorado College

Thank you for your interest in Colorado College! Navigate through our Admission and Financial Aid pages to learn about the application process, cost and financial aid, and how you can engage with us.

For prospective students…

Do you think CC could be your next big adventure?

We do the liberal arts very differently here - if you haven’t yet, learn more about CC and the Block Plan!

Whether you are a first year in high school or a senior ready to apply to your dream college, CC BaseCamp, our Admission portal, is a good place to start.

Have your started thinking about your application to CC? Find out more about the application process.

We want CC to be affordable for you and your family - if you are considering applying for financial aid, here is some more information.

Are you thinking about visiting campus, or whether we are going to be coming to your school or town? Find out more here.

For parents and guardians...

Has your student been admitted to Colorado College? Check out information for parents of current students.

Is your son or daughter interested in Colorado College? Find out more about our unique approach to the liberal arts.

It is always great to be a well-informed parent/guardian! Find out more about the application process.

We are committed to making a CC education affordable for all our admitted students and their families. Find out more about financial aid at CC. Parents/guardians often find the net price calculator to be a very useful tool!

Of course, we would also love to meet you. Here is where you may sign up for and plan a visit to campus.

For admitted students...

Congratulations on your acceptance to CC! We have enjoyed reading your applications and getting to know you - you have demonstrated that you make an excellent tiger and that you will add much of value to CC, both inside and outside the classroom.

Please visit our Admitted Students Page for more information.

Submit your deposit and we will ring that old bell atop Cutler Hall in your honor!

We are sure that you have many questions about life as a tiger - and we are happy to answer them. Check out these frequently asked questions.

Connect with our amazing senior Admission Fellows - this seasoned bunch are eager to meet you, and answer your questions.

We would love to see you all at our Spring Admitted Student Open House events - you can meet with current students, other future tigers, staff, and faculty. Most importantly, come celebrate with us the end of the long college admissions journey and the start of a new adventure.

Do you have questions about your financial aid package? The Financial Aid Office is happy to help.

For current students...

The Office of Admission is a great place to work, and with so many visitors coming through our doors we are often looking for the sage advice, support, and expertise of our current students.

Learn more about how you can become a senior admission fellow, overnight host, tour guide or serve another role in our office.

For counselors...

As we plan travel across the US and the world, we would love to connect with you. Find out who the Admission Office’s territory representative is for your school.

Please read this letter from the Vice President for Enrollment, Mark Hatch.