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Registration and Orientation at Spring Valley in Glenwood Springs

Welcome to CMC Spring Valley and congratulations on your admission.

Below you will find step by step instructions to ensure a smooth start to your academic career at CMC! All incoming students are required to attend both Registration and Orientation.

  1. Apply and be admitted to CMC.  If you have not been admitted, please Apply Online. It's fast and free!
  2. Sign up for (virtual or in-person) Registration below.
  3. Participate in Orientation Friday, August 19 - Saturday, August 20. Held in-person at the Spring Valley Campus.

Fall 2022:  New students will select one of the following Registration events. All new students will automatically be enrolled for Orientation. Students in Vet Tech, Graphic Design, Digital Media and Photography programs are strongly recommended to attend In-Person Registration.

  • Virtual Events

    These Registration Events will be held virtually through the Zoom Platform. More information regarding your specific advisor appointment will be provided a week prior to the date you registered for.  

    • Wednesday, June 29, 2022
    • Wednesday, July 20, 2022
    • Wednesday, August 10, 2022
  • In-person Event

    This Registration Event will be held in person on campus. This will be an all day event. It will include an opportunity to see campus, interact with faculty and get all your questions answered by our Student Affairs staff.   

    • Thursday, June 30, 2022

Next Steps

To prepare for your entry to the Spring Valley Campus, please watch these videos before attending Registration.

SPRING VALLEY WELCOME/TOUR This video includes a message from our Enrollment Services Team

BASECAMP 101 Learn how to access Basecamp, the student portal to all apps and resources you will need (includes the application to register for classes, financial aid, online payment center, & Canvas)

ACADEMIC ADVISING & DEGREE REQUIREMENTS Learn more about the courses you need to complete a degree and graduate

REGISTRATION Learn how to register for classes in Student Planning, which is found in Basecamp

TEXTBOOKS / LEARNING MATERIAL PROGRAM CMC offers students an innovative solution to the challenge most college students encounter, obtaining the correct textbooks.

FINANCIAL AID If you plan on applying for financial aid (includes grants, scholarships or loans), please watch this video.

FINANCING COLLEGE Learn how to pay for and finance your education

registration & Orientation FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Need More Information?

Please reach out to:

Jon Shaw
Campus Coordinator of Enrollment Services, Spring Valley
970-947-8276
jshaw3@coloradomtn.edu