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Campus Accessibility Guide

Colorado College has prepared this accessibility guide to provide you with information about accessibility features on our campus. The online campus map provides additional information regarding accessible routes, entrances, and parking.

Colorado College is committed to monitoring and improving program access on campus. While every attempt has been made to ensure accurate information, ongoing construction and improvements may change accessibility features. If you discover errors or have questions regarding accessibility of the campus, please contact either of the offices listed below:

  • Accessibility Resources
    719-227-8285
  • Facilities Services
    719-389-6568

Building Access Information

Entrances: All public entrances are listed with accessible entrances noted

Elevator: Information regarding elevators is listed for buildings with more than one floor/level

Restrooms:

Accessible - Restroom generally conforms to accessibility standards
Partially accessible - Restroom generally ambulatory only; accessibility varies from restroom to restroom

Water Fountains: If available, accessible water fountains are listed

ALDs: Venue has permanently installed assistive listening devices; ALDs are provided upon request for other venues

PAD: Power-assisted door

Note: Additional information regarding the building will be noted, including assembly areas

Academic & Administrative Buildings

219 E. Uintah

Office: Campus Safety, CSPD Resource Officer

Entrances: East side via ramp
Restrooms: Accessible all-gender on first floor
Note: Satellite office located in Worner Campus Center, Room 116

Ahlberg Outdoor Education Center & Annex

“Gear House”

Entrances: Accessible entrance via ramp and stairs on west side
Elevator: None
Restrooms: No public restrooms
All-Gender Restrooms: Two accessible on main level

Annual Giving and DIALogue Center

Entrances: North side via ramp and south side via stairs
Elevator: None
All-Gender Restrooms: One accessible on first floor; one on second floor

Armstrong Hall

Armstrong Great Hall; Kathryn Mohrman Theatre; Max Kade Theatre; Departments: Chinese, German, Italian, Japanese and Russian Studies; English; French; Philosophy; Religion; Spanish and Portuguese Offices: Provost; Vice Provost; Dean of the Faculty; Dean of Students; Accessibility Resources; Center for Global Education & Field Study; Information Technology; Registrar; Student Life; Summer Session

Entrances: North, east, south, west sides via stairs; accessible entrance with PAD via ramp on northeast corner
Elevator: Service elevator on east side of building to all floors; elevator on west side of building to basement, first, and second floors
Restrooms: Accessible men's and women's on the east end of the basement floor
All-Gender Restrooms: One accessible on west end of first floor; two accessible on the west end of the second floor
Water Fountains: All floors
ALDs: Kathryn Mohrman Theatre, Max Kade Theatre
Note: Kathryn Mohrman Theatre located on first floor with accessible seating in the back row of the northwest and center sections, as well in the front row on the mezzanine level; Max Kade Theater on third floor with accessible seating in the front row; Keck Humanities (computer) Lab on third floor

Barnes Science Center

Phipps Observatory; Departments: Anthropology; Chemistry & Biochemistry; Physics

Entrances: South, east and west sides via stairs; accessible entrance with PAD via ramp to link between Barnes and Olin
Elevator: To all floors
All-Gender Restrooms: Accessible on second floor

Boettcher Center

COVID-19 testing

Entrances: Accessible entrance with PAD on south side via ramp to main entry
Elevator: None
All-Gender Restrooms: Accessible on first floor

Cheryl Schlessman Bennett Children's Center

Entrances: East side accessible from sidewalk
Elevator: None
Restrooms: Accessible men’s and women’s
All-Gender Restrooms: Two accessible on first floor

Collaborative for Community Engagement

Entrances: East side via stairs; north main entrance via ramp
Elevator: None
Restrooms: Accessible on first floor
All-Gender Restrooms: One accessible on first floor; one not accessible on first floor

Collins House

Offices: Information Technology Administration

Entrances: East side via stairs
All-Gender Restrooms: One not accessible on each level

Competitive Communications House

Office: Speech and Debate

Entrances: South side via ramp
Restrooms: Accessible all-gender on first floor

Cossitt Hall

Cossitt Amphitheatre; Faculty Commons; Women's Soccer Facility; Departments: Comparative Literature & Classics; Theatre & Dance

Entrances: Accessible entrance east side via ramp
Elevator: All levels
All-Gender Restrooms: Two accessible on lower level
ALDs: Gym

Creativity & Innovation at CC

Entrances: Partially accessible entrance northeast side; south side via stairs
All-Gender Restrooms: One accessible on first floor

Cutler Hall

Admission

Entrances: East and west sides via stairs; accessible exterior lift on west side to main level
Elevator: Elevator to second floor
All-Gender Restrooms: One accessible on first floor

Cutler Publications

Entrances: East side; accessible entrance via ramp from the west side
Elevator: None
Restrooms: Accessible main level
All-Gender Restrooms: Accessible on main level
Note: Catalyst Student Newspaper

Dern House

Department: Hulbert Center for Southwest Studies

Entrances: Accessible entrance on northeast side via ramp (ring bell to have door unlocked); west side entrance via stairs
Elevator: None
All-Gender Restrooms: Accessible on first floor
Note: Southwest Studies

Edith Kinney Gaylord Cornerstone Arts Center

Richard F. Celeste Theatre; Cornerstone Screening Room; Schlessman Main Space; Departments: Film & Media Studies; Theatre & Dance

Entrances: Northwest and east at main space level; southwest at Richard F. Celeste Theater on mezzanine level
Elevator: North and south
Restrooms: Accessible men's and women's on all levels
All-Gender Restrooms: Two accessible on first floor; one accessible on north end of the second floor; two accessible in second floor Dressing Room A/B
Water Fountains: All levels
ALDs: South Theatre, Screening Room, Black Box
Note: I.D.E.A. Space, Studio A, and Screening Room accessible from main space; Richard F. Celeste Theater access from mezzanine level; ticket booth at northwest entry; accessible seating in Richard F. Celeste Theater via mezzanine level and in Screening Room (other spaces do not have fixed seating)

Gill House

Department: Education (faculty offices)

Entrances: South side via stairs; accessible entrance via ramp from north to west door
Elevator: None
Restrooms: Accessible all-gender available on first floor of Mierow House
All-Gender Restrooms: One not accessible on first floor

Honnen Arts

Entrances: Accessible entrance on west side; east side entrance with interior stairs
All-Gender Restrooms: Two accessible on west end
ALDs: Available
Note: Accessible viewing area on the west side near accessible entry and restrooms

Interdisciplinary House (ID House)

Departments: Asian Studies; Feminist & Gender Studies; Race, Ethnicity, & Migration Studies

Entrances: West side via stairs; accessible entrance east side via ramp
Elevator: None
All-Gender Restrooms: Accessible on first floor

Lloyd E. Worner Campus Center

Arts & Crafts Studios; Benjamin’s Cafe; Colorado Coffee; Gaylord Hall; Rastall Café; WES Room; Offices: The Butler Center; Campus Activities; Campus Safety & Parking; CC Student Government Association; Information Desk; Native American Elder-In-Residence

Entrances: East, north and south sides to main floors; west door of north vestibule accessible to main floors with PAD; west side (dock area) to lower level with PAD
Elevator: To all floors
Restrooms: Men's and women's on main level with ambulatory stalls
All-Gender Restrooms: One accessible on second floor
Water Fountains: All floors
ALDs: Gaylord Hall, WES room
Note: Coburn Gallery, Rastall Dining Hall, Benjamin’s Café, and Colorado Coffee on first floor

Mierow House

Department: Education

Entrances: Accessible entrance via ramp from north side across porch to south door
Elevator: None
All-Gender Restrooms: Accessible on first floor
Note: Education Department

Morreale Carriage House

Office: Career Center

Entrances: South side via ramp
Restrooms: Accessible men's and women's on first floor

Morreale House

Offices: Career Center

Entrances: Accessible ramp from east side across porch to accessible entrance on south side with PAD
Elevator: None
All-Gender Restrooms: Accessible on first floor

Olin Hall/Olin Annex ("Fishbowl")

Departments: Molecular Biology; Organismal Biology & Ecology

Entrances: East and west entrances via stairs; accessible entrance with PAD via ramp to link between Barnes and Olin
Elevator: Located in Barnes; lift to "Fishbowl" located at southwest stairwell
All-Gender Restrooms: Accessible on second floor main Olin building; two not accessible in upper "Fishbowl" study area
ALDs: Olin I
Note: Fishbowl - Olin I (main lecture hall) accessible from ground level/north side; accessible seating in Olin I mid level next to accessible entrance

Palmer Hall

Esports Lab; Gates Common Room; Departments: Economics & Business; Geology; History; Political Science; Sociology

Entrances: Accessible entrance with PAD on southwest corner via ramp to basement floor (entrance should be unlocked when building is open; however, call Campus Safety at 719-389-6707 if door is locked); east, south, and west sides via stairs
Elevator: To basement, first and second floors; lift from basement to sub-basement
All-Gender Restrooms: Two accessible on first floor (100 level)
Water Fountains: All floors
ALDs: Gates Common Room
Note: Gates Common Room located on second floor; elevator is not numbered the same as floor signage: elevator is numbered 1 - 3 and floor signage is as follows: two digits for lower level, 100, and 200

Russell T. Tutt Science Center

Tutt Science Lecture Hall; Departments: Environmental Program; Geology; Mathematics & Computer Science; Psychology

Entrances: South side via platform; accessible entrances with PAD east and west sides via ramp
Elevator: To all floors
Restrooms: Accessible men's and women's on all floors
All-Gender Restrooms: Accessible on second floor, suite 216
Water Fountains: All floors
ALDs: Kresge Lecture Hall
Note: Kresge Lecture Hall located on first floor with accessible seating in the southeast and southwest corners of the back row

Shove Memorial Chapel

The Labyrinth; Sacred Grounds; Offices: Chaplains' Office; Religious & Spiritual Life

Entrances: Main entrance on west side; southeast and northeast accessible entrances with PAD
Elevator: None
All-Gender Restrooms: Accessible on main floor, south wing
ALDs: Chapel
Note: The Chapel office is accessed via stairs. Please ring the bell in the north lobby accessed via the NE ramp for assistance.

Southern Colorado Public Media Center

91.5 KRCC, CC Journalism Institute

Entrances: Accessible entrance on east side
Elevator: To all floors
Restrooms: Accessible men's and women's on first floor
All-Gender Restrooms: Accessible on second floor
Water Fountains: Second floor

Sperry S. and Ella Graber Packard Hall of Music and Art

Seay Library of Music; Departments: Art; Music

Entrances: Accessible west side, lower level with PAD; accessible entrance from courtyard, west side, upper level with PAD
Elevator: To all floors
Restrooms: Accessible men's and women's on upper and lower levels
All-Gender Restrooms: Two accessible in east end of the basement; two accessible on east end of the first floor; one accessible on third floor tower
ALDs: Packard Auditorium
Note: Performance Hall located on first floor with accessible seating in the back row; Seay Library located on lower level

Spiritual Life House

Entrances: North side via ramp

Stewart House

1228 Wood Ave.

Entrances: East entrance via stairs (note: temporary ramp available with advance notice)
Restrooms: No accessible restrooms

Student Opportunities & Advising Hub

Entrances: Accessible entrance via ramp on west side
Elevator: None
Restrooms: Accessible main level
All-Gender Restrooms: One accessible on first floor

Sustainability Office

Entrances: South side via stairs, north side into stairwell
Elevator: None
Restrooms: None accessible
Note: Building has key access

Taylor Hall

Press at Colorado College; Taylor Theatre; Student Theatre Workshop

Entrances: Accessible entrance on north side
Restrooms: Accessible men's and women's off of lobby
ALDs: Taylor Theatre
Note: Taylor Theatre and The Press at Colorado College

Tutt Alumni House

Alumni & Family Relations

Entrances: Accessible entrance/ramp on east side; south entrance via stairs
Elevator: None
All-Gender Restrooms: Accessible on east end of first floor

Tutt Library

Inasmuch Foundation Summit Reading Room, Julie Penrose Reading Room, “Open” Terraces; Susie B’s Café; Tiefenthaler Study Lounge; Timothy Fuller Event Space; Offices: Academic Programs: Common Read Program, First Year Programs, Independently Designed Major; Colket Center for Academic Excellence: Cultural & Linguistic Diversity Education Specialist, Quantitative Reasoning Center (QRC), Sophomore Jump, Thesis Writing Specialist, and Ruth Barton Writing Center; Crown Faculty Center; Information Technology: Class of 1967 Tech Sandbox, Helen & Arthur E. Johnson GIS Lab, ITS: Solutions Center, and Ryan Data Viz Lab; Library Services: Circulation & Reserves, College Archives & Special Collections, Interlibrary Loan, Librarian Offices, and Research Desk

Entrances: Ramps to accessible entrances with PAD on north, south, and east sides of building
Elevator: All floors
Restrooms: Accessible men's and women's on all floors
All-Gender Restrooms: Accessible all-gender on first and fourth floors on north side by elevator
Water Fountains: All levels

William I. Spencer Center

Barbara Yalich Boardroom; Offices: President; Advancement; Communications; Finance & Administration; Financial Aid & Student Employment; Human Resources; Information Technology; Payroll; Purchasing; Student Accounts

Entrances: East side via ramp
Elevator: To all floors
Restrooms: Accessible men's and women's on first, second, third, and fourth floors
All-Gender Restrooms: One accessible in basement
Water Fountains: All floors
Note: Financial Aid, Student Accounts and Human Resources located on first floor; President's office, Finance & Administration and ITS on second floor; Advancement and Development on third floor; Communications on fourth floor

Yalich Student Services Center

CC Bookstore; College Mail; Offices: Health & Wellbeing: Student Health Center; Counseling Center & Psychological Services; Sexual Assault Response & Prevention Coordinator; Wellness Resource Center

Entrances: All public entrances are accessible
Elevator: To all floors
Restrooms: Accessible all-gender on all floors

Fine Arts Center

Bemis School of Art

Entrances: Ramp to accessible entrance at 818 Pelham Place (north side of FAC off of W. Cache La Poudre St.)

Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center

FAC Museum; FAC Theatre; Deco Lounge; Museum Shop; Taste restaurant

Entrances: South side via ramp and stairs
Elevator: To all floors
Restrooms: Accessible men’s and women’s in basement and on first floor
All-Gender Restrooms: One accessible on first floor; two not accessible on mezzanine level
Note: Bemis School of Art accessible entrance west side

Facilities & Building Services

Creekside Facility

Entrances: Accessible south side via ramp
Restrooms: Accessible men’s and women’s

Van Briggle Building

Facilities Services administration; Maintenance shops

Entrances: Accessible entrances south and west sides
Restrooms: Partially accessible on east end

Williams Central Plant

Entrances: East and west entrances/not accessible
Restrooms: No public restrooms

Student Residence Halls & Houses

922 N. Weber St.

Senior Cottage

Entrances: East side via stairs

928 N. Weber St.

Senior Cottage

Entrances: East side via stairs

Antero Apartments

Entrances: Accessible entrance on northeast side; entrance under arch into stairwell
Elevator: 24-hour card access to all floors
All-Gender Restrooms: Accessible on second floor

Arthur House

Entrances: Accessible ramp on southwest corner; east and north sides via stairs
Elevator: None
All-Gender Restrooms: Accessible on first floor

Bemis Hall

Bemis Great Hall; Offices: Housing & Conferences; Student Insurance; Student Life

Entrances: Accessible entrance via ramp on northeast side
Elevator: None
All-Gender Restrooms: Two accessible on first floor
ALDs: Bemis Great Hall
Note: Bemis Great Hall and Bemis Lounge located on first floor

Blanca Apartments

Entrances: Accessible entrance south central side; southwest entry into stairwell
Elevator: 24-hour card access to all floors
All-Gender Restrooms: Accessible on first floor

Breton Hall

Entrances: North and south entrances via stairs
Elevator: None

Chiles House

Entrances: Accessible on east side

Clarke House

Entrances: Accessible on south side

Edith Gaylord House

Apartments

Entrances: Accessible entrance via courtyard to south door in north wing; north door in south wing into stairwell
Elevator: 24-hour card access to all floors
Restrooms: None accessible
All-Gender Restrooms: Accessible on first floor in north wing
Note: Building has 24-hour card access

El Diente Apartments

Entrances: Accessible entrance center of building on north side; northwest entrance into stairwell
Elevator: 24-hour card access to all floors
All-Gender Restrooms: Accessible on first floor

Ellingwood House

Entrances: Accessible on south side

Fleming House

Entrances: Accessible on east side

Goodacre House

Entrances: Accessible on east side

Hamlin House

Entrances: North side via parking lot
Elevator: None
Restrooms: None accessible

Heckman House

Entrances: Accessible on west side

Hybl Community Center

Entrances: Accessible on northwest and southeast sides
Elevator: To second floor
All-Gender Restrooms: Two accessible on first floor
Water Fountains: First floor

Jackson House

Entrances: West side via stairs; north side into stairwell
Elevator: None
All-Gender Restrooms: One accessible on first floor

John Lord Knight Apartments

Jerome P. McHugh Commons and Alumni Plaza; Preserve Cafe

Entrances: Accessible entrances on west side near The Preserve and office entrance; east side entrances into stairwells
Elevator: 24-hour card access to all floors
Restrooms: Accessible men's and women's on first and second floors
All-Gender Restrooms: Two on first floor
Water Fountains: Near restrooms on first and second floors
ALDs: McHugh Commons

Lennox House

Offices: The Glass House

Entrances: West side via stairs; north side into stairwell; accessible south entrance via ramp
Elevator: Accessible lift with access to garden level and first floor
All-Gender Restrooms: One accessible on first floor; one not accessible on garden level

Loomis Hall

Entrances: Accessible entrance on south side with PAD
Elevator: 24-hour card access to all floors
Restrooms: Accessible men's and women's on first floor
All-Gender Restrooms: Two accessible in lobby; also accessible on ground, first, second, and third floors in north wings
Water Fountains: Near first floor restrooms

Mathias Hall

Local Goods

Entrances: North side from Uintah (no curb cuts); accessible entrance on south side from parking
Elevator: 24-hour card access to all floors
Restrooms: Accessible men's and women's on first floor
All-Gender Restrooms: Accessible in core, near elevator; also accessible on all floors in west and east wings
Water Fountains: Near first floor men's restroom

McGregor Hall

Entrances: Accessible card access entrance on south side via elevator to basement and first floor; east side via stairs
Elevator: None
Restrooms: Accessible men's and women's in basement
All-Gender Restrooms: Accessible on first floor in north wing

Montgomery Hall

Entrances: Accessible card access entrance on west side via exterior lift that stops at west exterior building card entrance
Elevator: None
All-Gender Restrooms: Accessible on first floor
Note: Residence for female-identifying students

Roberts House

Elevator: Accessible on west side

Salazar House

Entrances: Accessible on east side

Senior Cottage (1032)

Entrances: East and west sides via stairs

Senior Cottage (1112)

Entrances: East and west sides via stairs

Senior Cottage (1116)

Entrances: East and west sides via stairs

Senior Cottage (225)

Entrances: East side via stairs

Senior Cottage (228)

Entrances: South side via stairs

Senior Cottage (916)

Entrances: East side via ramp

South Hall

South Hall Commons

Entrances: Accessible entrance from south side through South Courtyard; accessible entrance to South Commons on north side of west wing; north side from campus quad
Elevator: 24-hour card access to all floors
All-Gender Restrooms: Accessible on first floor main lobby and all wings of building
Water Fountains: All floors near elevator
ALDs: South Commons
Note: South Commons located on first floor, west wing

Student Housing (1106)

Entrances: East, west, and south sides via stairs

Student Housing (1120)

Entrances: East side via stairs

Student Housing (1124)

Entrances: East and west sides via stairs

Student Housing (1144)

Entrances: East side via stairs
Elevator: None

Student Housing (221)

Entrances: North side via stairs

Student Housing (224/226)

Entrances: South side via stairs

Student Housing (816)

Entrances: East and west sides via stairs

Student Housing (918)

Entrances: East side via stairs

Student Housing (930)

Entrances: East side via stairs

Synergy House (1006)

Entrances: South side via stairs; north side via stairs
Elevator: None
Restrooms: None accessible
All-Gender Restrooms: One available on first floor

Synergy House (1018)

Entrances: West side via ramp
Elevator: None
All-Gender Restrooms: One accessible on first floor; one not accessible on second floor

Ticknor Hall

Offices: Food Service/ Bon Appetit

Entrances: East side via stairs
Elevator: None
Restrooms: None accessible

Language Houses

Elbert House

West Wing: Italian; East Wing (ELF): Japanese & Chinese

Entrances: Two accessible entrances under bridge connecting east and west wings; two entrances via stairs and paved paths on west and east sides of building
Elevator: None
All-Gender Restrooms: Accessible in east and west wings on first floor

Haskell House

French

Entrances: Accessible entrance on west side via ramp; east side via stairs
Elevator: None
All-Gender Restrooms: Accessible on first floor

Max Kade House

German; Leonard Sutton Study Center

Entrances: Accessible entrance on south side via ramp
Elevator: None
All-Gender Restrooms: Accessible on first floor

Mullett House

Russian

Entrances: Accessible entrance on south side via ramp
Elevator: None
All-Gender Restrooms: Accessible on first floor

Windom House

Spanish

Entrances: Accessible entrance on west side; east side via patio
Elevator: None
All-Gender Restrooms: Accessible on first floor

Sorority & Fraternity Houses

Delta Gamma Sorority

Entrances: Accessible entrance north side
Elevator: None
All-Gender Restrooms: Accessible on main floor

Kappa Alpha Theta Sorority

Entrances: Entrance on north side
Elevator: None
All-Gender Restrooms: Accessible on first floor

Kappa Sigma Fraternity

Entrances: South side via stairs; accessible north side entrance via ramp
Elevator: None
All-Gender Restrooms: Partially accessible on first floor

Phi Gamma Delta Fraternity

Entrances: East side via stairs; accessible entrance west side via ramp
Elevator: None
All-Gender Restrooms: Partially accessible on first floor

Sigma Chi Fraternity

Entrances: Accessible entrance on north side via ramp; west side via stairs
Elevator: None
Restrooms: Partially accessible men's and women's on first floor

Faculty & Staff Campus Housing

Bates House

Entrances: West side via ramp
Restrooms: Accessible on first floor

Residential Life Coordinator Residence

Entrances: East side via stairs

Sr. Vice President & Chief of Staff Residence

Entrances: South side via stairs
Elevator: None
Restrooms: No public restrooms

Visiting Faculty Housing (1140)

Entrances: East side via stairs
Elevator: None
Restrooms: No public restrooms

Athletics & Sports Facilities

Ed Robson Arena

Art Studio; Centura Sports Medicine Center; Chapman Community Plaza (multipurpose meeting room & classroom); Rollins-Edmonds Plaza; Tigers Team Store; Offices: Hockey Coaches; Arena Staff; Ticket Offices

Entrances: All public entrances are accessible
Elevator: To all floors
Restrooms: Accessible men's and women's on all floors
All-Gender Restrooms: Accessible all-gender on all floors
ALDs: Available upon request
Note: Accessible drop off space on west side of building just south of Cache La Poudre Street

El Pomar Sports Center

Adam F. Press Fitness Center; Auxiliary Gym; Jerry Carle Varsity Strength & Conditioning; Reid Arena; Ritt Kellogg Climbing Gym; Squash & Racquetball Courts; Departments: Human Biology & Kinesiology; Offices: Athletics

Entrances: Accessible entrance south side via "bridge" from Schlessman Natatorium plaza with PAD; accessible entrance north side with PAD to middle level; accessible entrance northwest corner of building with PAD to lower level; accessible entrance on south side entrance to Schlessman Natatorium (pool) with PAD
Elevator: El Pomar has three elevators: 1) located in Athletics office providing access to floors 2-4; 2) located in Fitness Center providing access to floors 1-3 with key card access; and 3) located in northwest corner of building providing access to floors 1-2
Restrooms: Accessible men’s and women’s on 3rd floor near north entrance to Fitness Center; accessible men’s and women’s on 3rd floor on south side of building
All-Gender Restrooms: One accessible on first floor, room 104
ALDs: Reid Gymnasium, Washburn Field
Note: Jerry Carle Strength & Fitness Center, Sports Medicine Center, equipment room, locker rooms, and exit to outdoor fields located on the first floor; floor access to all gyms, strength area, Ritt Kellogg Climbing Gym, squash and racquetball courts, and locker rooms located on second floor; Juan Reid Arena spectator entrance, cardio area, Louis Multipurpose Room, and terrace access located on third floor

Schlessman Natatorium

Pool

Entrances: Accessible entrance on south side entrance to Schlessman Natatorium (pool) with PAD
ALDs: Available

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