Bio Class

ResHall Room

Photo Studio

Theater Production

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Aerial photo of the Spring Valley Campus early in morning

Colorado Mountain College Spring Valley at Glenwood Springs

This residential campus is a spectacular setting for living and learning with beautiful mountain views and state-of-the-art facilities

Education takes place beyond the classroom at CMC Spring Valley. Here you’ll have access to hands-on, in-the-field learning just minutes away from some of the best fishing, hiking, climbing, skiing and other outdoor adventures on the Western Slope.

Programs offered include Business, Nursing, Veterinary Technology, Outdoor Education, Professional Photography, Elementary Education, Sustainability Studies, Graphic Design, and a lot more!

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Outdoor Leadership Center & Field House

A brand new fitness facility open to students and the community.

Access to affordable, healthy, food.

@ CMC Spring Valley at Glenwood Springs


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CMC Spring Valley at Glenwood Springs
3000 County Road 114
Glenwood Springs, CO 81601
970-945-1227, fax

Campus Hours
Monday-Friday 8am-5pm
Saturday-Sunday: Closed
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Sustainability at Colorado Mountain College

In 2009, CMC signed onto the American College and University President’s Climate Commitment. The college's current Climate Action Plan and Sustainability Action Plan direct the college to reducing the greenhouse gas emissions by 12.5% every 5 years until carbon neutrality is reached in the year 2050.

CMC Spring Valley's Green Team

Students, staff, and faculty on the Spring Valley campus are working hard to advance sustainability. Notable actions include:

  • Roaring Fork Students for Sustainability club
  • Student-led waste diversion plan that composts, recycles, and removes hazards
  • Ground-source heat pump that supplies the residence hall
  • Baseline biodiversity assessment of surrounding ecosystems to aid xeriscaping
  • Free shuttle running between campuses to reduce vehicular pollution
  • Beginning the Real Food Challenge, a national benchmark for sustainable cafeterias
  • Demonstration for implementing our Sustainability Action Plan

TEDxColorado Mountain College

On February 9, 2024, Colorado Mountain College Spring Valley hosted a TEDx production, which is an independently organized TED event. Learn more about this event.