What students say about living on campus at one of Colorado Mountain College’s three residential campuses
Making friends — The social part
- It’s a hoot, everybody’s friendly, like family.
- You know what’s going on so it’s easy to get involved in stuff, like clubs and activities.
- It’s very social, not boring — there’s lots happening.
Convenience — It’s all right here
- If you forget to set your alarm, someone always knocks on your door on the way to class.
- You can run back to your room if you forget something.
- You don’t have to decide what to make for meals, cook or do dishes.
- There’s a place to study down the hall or across the lawn in the library.
- E-mail provided in your room! You can get connected pretty easy with a compatible computer. It’s free!
- Phone hook-ups are there, you provide the phone.
- The laundry room is right down the hall, and the machines really work.
- The big screen TV in the lounge gets 20 channels (so does your room).
- Each room has its own bathroom.
- Living-on campus can be less expensive, you eat out a lot less.
- You don’t have to spend a lot of money on gas…you’re there.
- No phone hook-up fee!
- Instructors are close by for after class discussions or questions.
- Learning labs provide tutoring and other assistance.
- Computer labs are available from early to late at minimal cost.
- Study groups get together regularly to review and share notes.
- Free study skills workshops are offered frequently.
- Academic advisors provide information and advise on program requirements.
Support — Staff, faculty and friends
- These people really care. Counselors are a short way away to help out or to just talk.
- Professional and student staff live in the hall near you to answer questions and plan fun and educational programs.