Colorado College is located in Colorado Springs, just 75 miles south of Denver. It is accessible by car, bus, plane, llama, flying squirrel, and horse cart; however, it is not accessible by kayak, canoe, cruise ship, or other water-based forms of transportation. Please be advised when planning your visit.
Interstate 25 is the major highway into Colorado Springs, and CC is located just east of it. Take Exit #143 (Uintah Street) and go east (away from the mountains) to Cascade Avenue. Turn right (south) and you will be on campus.
From the Colorado Springs Airport:
Leave the airport on E. Drennan Road. Turn right (north) onto S. Powers Blvd. After about two miles, turn left onto E. Fountain Blvd. This will turn into US-24 W, and merges with I-25 after about four miles. Take I-25 north towards Denver.
From the Denver Airport:
Leave the airport via Pena Boulevard. Merge onto I-70 West. After two miles, merge onto I-225 heading south. That will take you to I-25; get on it heading south. (For information on shuttles from the Denver airport, visit www.coloradoshuttle.com.)
Many airlines fly directly to Colorado Springs without requiring you to switch planes in a hub city. The Colorado Springs airport is a 20-minute drive from the campus (see above). You can take a taxi (719-634-5000 OR 719-777-7777) to campus; cost is usually $20-25.
TNM & O bus service stops at the downtown bus terminal 10 blocks from campus. Call your local office for rates and schedules.