Colorado College Veteran Services & Resources
Is Colorado College a Good School for Veterans?
As someone with prior military experience, it's a good idea to check how well the school services veterans before signing those admission papers. So we've gathered facts about Colorado College veterans and their studies to help you make your college decision. If you're looking for information related to military tuition assistance such as the GI Bill® or Yellow Ribbon Program, go to the following page: Colorado College G.I. Bill Information
What You'll Find in Our Veterans Report on Colorado College:
- Number of Veterans
- Federal Program Participation
- Credit for Military Training
- VA Complaints
How Does Colorado College Rank for Veterans?
To help identify those institutions that do a stellar job at supporting veterans, College Factual produces its Best Schools for Veterans list each year.
The 2022 edition of this list ranked Colorado College at #1,524.The school also ranked #24 in our Best for Vets in Colorado ranking.
In addition to our overall rankings, we also calculate our Best for Vets by degree level rankings. Below you'll find how Colorado College did in those rankings.
|Best Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Veterans||1,096|
|Best Master’s Degree Colleges for Veterans||1,013|
How Many Veterans Go to Colorado College?
Colleges with a large veteran population are better equipped to support and accommodate those who have had military experience.
The VA reports that there are 16 G.I. Bill® students at Colorado College. Since the total enrollment at the school is 2,050, approximately 0.78% of the students at Colorado College are utilizing the GI Bill® to help pay for their education. Putting that into perspective, the Student Veterans of America estimates that about three-four percent of all college students in America are veterans.
This number includes all chapters of the GI Bill®, e.g. Post-9/11, Montgomery GI Bill and Reserve Education Assistance Program. It also includes Veteran Readiness and Employment. This does not include active-duty military personnel who are attending the college via Tuition Assistance. Therefore, the potential total military population could be larger than this.
Federal Veteran Programs at Colorado College
Colorado College participates in the following federal programs for vets.
|Principles of Excellence||Yes|
What does this mean to me? Below you can view the specific commitments this school has made by participating in individual programs.
|Career and Vocational Support|
|Accommodate Military Service Members and Reservists absent due to service requirements.|
|Align institutional refund policies with those under Title IV, which governs the administration of federal student financial aid programs.|
|Ensure accreditation of all new programs prior to enrolling students.|
|Will not use fraudulent or aggressive recruiting techniques and misrepresentations.|
|Provide students with a personalized form covering the total cost of an education program.|
|Designate a point of contact to provide academic and financial advice.|
|Provide educational plans for all military and veteran education beneficiaries.|
Does Colorado College Give Credit for Military Training?
Unfortunately, Colorado College does not offer credit for military training.
Colorado College Reserve Officer Training Corp (ROTC)
Complaints to the VA About Colorado College
There have been no complaints registered to the VA for this college.
- National Center for Education Statistics
- U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs
- College Scorecard
- Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System
- Image Credit: By Jeffrey Beall under License
More about our data sources and methodologies.