Celebrate CMC's 50th in Leadville

Ski / Bike / Snowshoe 5km races followed by tours
and presentation of 50 Years of Historical Treasures.
Capped with a 60s-70s vintage costume dance party!
Tuesday, March 21. Details/RSVP

CMC Visit Days!

Come experience life on one of our three residential campuses.

See Spring Visit Day Dates/Locations

Share Your Story
for our 50th Anniversary

We're gathering stories to share online for
CMC's 50th Anniversary. Do you have a story
about how CMC changed your life? Upload a
text, audio or video file. Share Your Story!

CMC Alumnus Maegan Carney

Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education!

Get your teaching degree at Colorado Mountain College. See Details & Curriculum

photo - CMC President Dr. Carrie Hauser and Scott Robson, Colorado Mountain Club Executive Director, at the summit of South Maroon Peak.

Study Abroad

Where will your adventure take you?
Chile | Costa Rica | Himalayas/India | Japan | South Africa | Switzerland | Vietnam/Cambodia

Learn More

Explore Colorado Mountain College

  • logo - Colorado Mountain College 50th Anniversary
    Our Fiftieth Anniversary!
    1967 - 2017 / Because of you.
    The CMC story is full of challenge, adventure and triumph. Read about it on our 50th website.
  • CMC students enter the Calaway Acdemic Center on the Spring Valley Campus.
    Future Students
    Take a look inside. There’s a lot to see. Climb beyond with us!
    Learn more
  • CMC students work directly with a professor in a biology lab.
    Parents & Families
    An affordable Colorado Mountain College education can prepare your student to succeed.
    Find out how

eNews

Events

  • March 29, 2017 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
    STEVE HEIDENREICH went from having a 90% chance of making the 1976 US Olympic Team to having a 5% chance[...]
  • April 7, 2017 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
    photo - four hands working clay on a pottery wheel
    ASPEN Reminisce: 50 Years of Art A survey of artwork by CMC Western Region’s faculty and staff. Art Reception in[...]
  • April 21, 2017 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
    painting of musicians performing by Dean Bowlby
    RIFLE Spring Art Show Join us for a special Art Opening Reception during our Annual Fine Arts Show, followed by[...]

Inside CMC

Meet our President!
Dr. Carrie Besnette Hauser has spent her career helping open opportunities for college education. She also guided river trips through the Grand Canyon! All great credentials for leading Colorado Mountain College.
See the President's Page