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Tuition and Fees

Tuition and fees for the Pre-College program are billed by the Student Account's Office the first week of the month. Participants in the Pre-College program will receive an invoice to the address of their financially responsible party, with instructions on how to pay. If you are an international student, please pay through Flywire. Pre-College financial aid and scholarships are not available for international high school students. 

Application Fee

$50, Nonrefundable

*Fee is waived for students who have previously taken a CC course

Course Deposit

$500, Nonrefundable

To be paid upon acceptance - Contributes towards final tuition

Program Fee Dependent upon course
Tuition $4,600 (4 semester hours)
Room Pre-College Block: $585/Block A or Block B: $825
Board $551
Total $5,976 (excluding application and program fees)

Application Fee and Deposit

A $50 application fee is required, which can be paid on line through your application. We will also accept a check or credit card, which should be submitted with your application. The application fee will be waived if you have previously taken a CC course.

Deposit:

Upon your acceptance to the Colorado College Summer Pre-College program, you will be required to submit a course deposit of $500. This deposit will be credited towards your final tuition payment, and can be paid online through your application, with a check, or credit card. 

Tuition

Tuition for Summer 2019 is $3,450 for the Pre-College Block (3 semester hours), and $4,600 for Block A or B (4 semester hours). Additional program fees may apply, depending on your course. These fees vary and may cover trips or materials, and will be listed in your course description. For questions regarding your tuition payment, please contact the Office of Student Accounts.

Scholarship Information

Need-Based Scholarship

As part of your online course application, you will need to submit a 500 word essay on "The Importance of a Liberal Arts Education in Today's Society" and a copy of your parents' full 2017 Tax return. Students should submit essay, tax information, and all application materials by March 29, 2018. You will be notified of your award on April 15, 2018. Need-based scholarships are not available for international high school students. 

Pre-College Alumni Grant

A $500 merit-based award for students applying to a Pre-College course. Graduates of Colorado College or individuals that have completed a course at Colorado College may nominate a high school student for this award. Limited funding is available and will be awarded based on a strong personal profile. Students should submit the completed Pre-College Alumni Grant form and all application materials by March 30, 2018.

Dropping Your Course

Block  A                      Withdrawal Date Refund
Before May 8th  100% (minus non-refundable deposit and application fee)
Between May 8th and May 28th  70% (minus non-refundable deposit and application fee)
May 29th and After 0%

Block B                       Withdrawal Date Refund
Before June 4th 100% (minus non-refundable deposit and application fee)
Between June 4th and June 24th 70% (minus non-refundable deposit and application fee)
June 24th and After 0%
Pre-College Block Withdrawal Date Refund
Before June 24th 100% (minus non-refundable deposit and application fee)
Between June 24th and July 15th 70% (minus non-refundable deposit and application fee)
July 15th and After 0%

If you have additional questions about dropping your course, please contact us at precollege@coloradocollege.edu

Room and Board

Students participating in either Block A or Block B will have a room fee of $825 and a board fee of $551. Students participating in the Pre-College block will have a room fee of $585 and a board fee of $551. If you are commuting to campus, you are not required to pay room and board. For more information on your housing and meal plan, please visit Room and Dining Facilities.

How to Pay Tuition and Fees/Payment Due Dates

Tuition and fees payments are to be done through the Student Accounts Office. Payments are due approximately one month after the invoice is generated, and can be submitted in the following ways:

  • Cash
  • U.S. Checks - Personal checks may be converted to ACH (debit to savings or checking accounts) and sent to the college's bank for processing
  • Travelers Checks
  • Money Orders
  • Cashier Checks

Credit cards are not accepted, and checks can be sent to:

Colorado College
Attn: Student Accounts
14 E. Cache La Poudre St.
Colorado Springs, CO  80903

If you are an international Student, please pay here. Bank wire is also accepted - please contact the Center for Global Education & Field Study or Student Accounts Office for banking information. 


Jim Burke

Director Of Summer Session

(719) 389-6656

jburke@coloradocollege.edu 


Katherine Ruckstuhl

Coordinator of Summer Programs

(719) 389-6098

kruckstuhl@coloradocollege.edu


Rosy Mondragon

Administrative Assistant

(719) 389-6655

summer@coloradocollege.edu