Colorado College

 

National College Match Requirements for:

Finalists who rank Colorado

Please submit these materials as soon as you are notified you are a Finalist.

College Match Required Application Materials
DEADLINE: NOVEMBER 1

1

Colorado College QuestBridge Supplement

For more details, please see the Colorado College information for QuestBridge applicants.

2

Official Test Scores
SAT code: 4072
ACT code: 0498

CC's flexible testing policy is at https://www.coloradocollege.edu/admission/application/testing/. Students may indicate their preferred testing policy on the QuestBridge Supplement.

CC accepts test scores via the QuestBridge application. No additional steps are required.

3

Official Transcripts

CC accepts transcripts via the QuestBridge application. No additional steps are required.

4

2018-2019 CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE
CSS code: 4072
Available Oct. 1

If your parents are divorced or separated:

  • Each parent will need to complete their own CSS PROFILE application. To keep their financial information private, your parents should not share their College Board log-in credentials with each other.
  • Your noncustodial parent must also submit copies of their 2016 federal tax returns with all schedules, attachments, W-2 Forms, and other earnings statements. See directions below.
  • If you do not have any contact with your noncustodial parent, then you may submit a request to waive the requirement of their financial information. Download the Noncustodial Parent Waiver Petition and submit it to Colorado College via the student’s applicant portal.

5

A copy of your parents’ 2016 federal income tax returns

Signed, with all schedules, attachments, W-2 forms and other earning statements. Include personal and corporate partnership tax returns. If you e-file your tax return, signatures are not required.

Please upload your tax documents through your applicant status portal ("CC Basecamp"). It will be an option in your checklist.

6

2018-2019 FAFSA
FAFSA Code: 001347
Available Oct. 1

For US Citizens and Permanent Residents only. All others skip this step.

While completing the FAFSA, please use the IRS Data Retrieval Tool if possible to auto-fill some of the 2016 income information.

Options following the Match

Early Action or Early Decision

If you are a Finalist who ranked Colorado College and do not match with any institution, you may apply Early Action or Early Decision I by notifying us, in writing, by Friday, December 8th.  If you are interested in applying Early Decision II (a binding process that requires an ED Agreement), you must notify us by January 15.

Regular Decision

All Finalists who rank Colorado College for the College Match, but did not match to a binding college, or do not wish to be considered for Early Action, Early Decision I, or Early Decision II (see above), will automatically have their applications moved into the Regular Decision process. Please submit ONLY your Midyear Report and any relevant updates.

If you no longer wish to be considered, you must contact the Admissions Office to withdraw your application (see Contact Information below).

Regular Decision Requirements:

Step 1: Select Colorado College on the QuestBridge Regular Decision Form on your Application Management page between November 6 - December 11. Only check the box if you fully intend to submit a complete application to Colorado College (including all of the materials detailed in the table below).

Step 2: Submit all additional required application and financial materials to Colorado College according to your status by the deadlines listed below. 

Information for Non-Finalists

indicates a required material

Regular Decision Required Application Materials
DEADLINE: JANUARY 15

 

Finalists who ranked Colorado College and submitted all materials (but did not match to a binding college)

Finalists who did not rank Colorado College

Common Application with Colorado College Writing Supplement, and all supporting documents

 

 

Colorado College QuestBridge Supplement

Indicate your admission round preference on this form.

 

Official Transcripts

CC accepts transcripts via the QuestBridge application. 

Update including recent grades

Official Test Scores
SAT code: 4072
ACT code: 0498

CC accepts test scores via the QuestBridge application.

Only if new scores to report

QuestBridge Midyear Report

Application Fee

 

 

Regular Decision Required Financial Aid Materials
DEADLINE: JANUARY 15

 

Finalists who ranked Colorado and submitted all materials (but did not match to a binding college)

Finalists who did not rank Colorado

2018-2019 CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE 
CSS code: 4072
Available: Oct. 1

 

2016 Federal Tax Returns and W-2 Forms

2018-2019 FAFSA
Available: Oct. 1

 

Contact Information 

Contact Information (for mailing/faxing materials and general questions):

Mail official transcripts to:
Colorado College
Admission Office
14 E. Cache La Poudre St.
Colorado Springs, CO 80903
Email: admission@coloradocollege.edu 

You may upload financial documents through CC's secure server at www.coloradocollege.edu/admission/financialaid/secure-exchange.html, or you may fax or mail federal income tax returns to:

Colorado College
Financial Aid Office
14 E. Cache La Poudre St.
Colorado Springs, CO 80903
Fax: (719) 389-6173
Email: financialaid@coloradocollege.edu 

Colorado Contacts (regarding QuestBridge applications):
Office of Admission: admission@coloradocollege.edu (719) 389-6344 or toll-free (800) 542-7214

Office of Financial Aid: financialaid@coloradocollege.edu (800)-260-6458 or (719) 389-6651