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Parent Care

When College Kids Come Home for the Summer

Your summer can end in disaster if your expectations and your college kid’s expectations clash when they come home for the summer. On the one hand, you are looking forward to seeing your child. On the other hand, your college kid just wants to come home and sleep, hang out with old friends and new friends, stay out all night and generally do whatever they’ve been doing at school. Read More
Important Messages

Payment Arragements
Payment arrangement deadline for the fall semester is July 1, 2015.  Please work with Service Central to make sure all payment arrangements are in place prior to this date. 
Service Central is open M-F 8am – 5pm; closed for lunch from 12:30pm - 1:30pm daily.  Please check before coming in to be sure someone is available to meet with you, 303.963.3232. 
If you have not already submitted a Family Education Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) form, please make sure to have one on file. This will allow Service Central to continue working with you regarding payment arrangements and answer questions about financial aid for your student's account.

Opportunities
Scripture Memory Scholarship

Colorado Christian University’s Scripture Memory Scholarship is awarded to students who demonstrate the ability to memorize portions of scripture. The Scripture Memory Scholarship allows students to use their memories to reduce tuition costs - benefiting their faith and their finances at the same time. Students can choose whichever translation they wish, or multiple translations. While memorizing a book of the Bible is no easy task, it is achievable. Read More

The Legacy Challenge

Two generous donors believe in the mission and value of CCU so much that they established this challenge, to ensure that not only will CCU be in better financial standing in the future, but that the Faith|Family|Freedom Campaign will be successful. With the match, 10% of the value of deferred gifts goes to CCU today. For example, if John and Suzie name CCU as a beneficiary in their will at $250,000, it results in $25,000 for the Faith|Family|Freedom Campaign now! Read More

Faculty Spotlight

 Jody Panian

Assistant Director of Skills and SimulationNursing and Health Sciences Division

  • DNP - Doctor of Nursing Practice Candidate
  • MSN - Master of Science in Nursing, Education emphasis 
  • BSN - Bachelor of Science in Nursing Read More 
CCU News

CCU Defends Debate Trophy on Home Turf
For the third year in a row, Colorado Christian University was the top school in the National Christian College Forensics Championships. Read More

  

CCU Athletics

Audience of One
Cougar Athletics Promotional VideoWomen's Basketball Russell Athletic 'Together We R' Team Video

At CCU, we play to win. But most of all to honor God, our Audience of One.

Colorado Christian University is an NCAA Division-II college in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference (RMAC), one of the largest and most competitive conferences in the nation. The University is also a member of the National Christian College Athletics Association (NCCAA).

Recent achievements include the following: CCU women’s basketball won the NCCAA championship in 2012 and the RMAC tournament championship in 2015; they qualified for the NCAA DII tournament in both 2011 and 2015. Men's golf won the NCCAA championship in 2014. The women’s softball team qualified for the NCAA tournament in 2012, the inaugural year of the program. In addition, CCU Athletics has won the RMAC Sportsmanship Cup four times since the award was introduced in 2006.

At CCU, we place a high value on the academic success of our athletes. We also place a high value on the mentoring process and the integration of faith in sport so that in all things, we accomplish our mission: “To glorify God by following his guidance in transforming lives through discipleship, academic accountability, and excellence in intercollegiate athletics.”

Upcoming Events

Western Bible Institute/College Reunion
Saturday, June 20th, 10 am - 1pm
Leprino Hall, Main Campus
RSVP alumni @ccu.edu

 

The Western Conservative Summit
June 26-28
Colorado Convention Center
Your Story: Freedom Alive
Coming off the political wave of 2014, heading into the early rounds of 2016, we invite you to the most exciting Summit yet. Read More

 

HeavenFest
August 7-8
Bandimere Speedway, Morrison, CO
A two day Christian Music festival with the goal of leading to a life impacted for Christ. Read More

 

The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (2013) Poster

 

Movie on the Lawn
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
July 25th, 7:30 pm
Main Campus
S'mores, firepits, bounce house, fun, fun, fun!!
RSVP alumni@ccu.edu

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Volunteer Opportunities

* June 20th, 9-2 pm, main campus, parentrelations@ccu.edu
* July 25th, 5 -10 pm, main campus, parentrelations@ccu.edu