Plan Your Visit to Colorado Christian University

Come visit CCU and discover if God is calling you here.

Join us at our Lakewood campus for a comprehensive look at what makes CCU distinct, including 100+ academic programs, small class sizes, personal relationships with faculty, Division II athletics, and our unparalleled commitment to spiritual formation, ministry, and missions. Experience the beauty of the Rocky Mountains, just minutes from campus.

 Travel Voucher for Visit Expenses

Students who are part of our Preferred Admission Program will be eligible to receive one travel voucher per student to visit Colorado Christian University.

Preview Events

Group of students at Preview Event

High school seniors, juniors, and college transfers: Join us for a one-day, two-day, or even a week-long Preview and see for yourself what sets CCU apart. Get a feel for our unique community life and a taste of life in the heart of the Rockies. You may even meet future classmates!

  • Worship in chapel
  • Attend a tour of our Lakewood campus.
  • Sit in on classes and meet your professors at Leprino Hall.
  • Explore your living options in our apartment-style residence halls.
  • Eat, hang out, study, and exercise at the Anschutz Student Center.
  • Catch the next Cougars game at the Event Center.
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Fall & Spring Campus Visits

Four students visiting CCU's campus

High school seniors, juniors and sophomores, and college transfers: Visit CCU's campus during the fall or spring to tour campus, meet with students and faculty, and get your questions answered. If you want to attend chapel with CCU students, plan to visit on a Tuesday or Thursday.

  • Learn about the University and financial aid through our CCU Admissions overview.
  • Experience our Lakewood campus on a walking tour with a student ambassador.
  • Attend chapel. (Tuesday and Thursday only)
  • Have lunch with a current student. (or brunch on Fridays and Saturdays)
  • Meet with an Enrollment Counselor. (Only available for students who have submitted an application, are admitted into CCU, or have paid the admissions deposit.)
Campus Visit Times

Tuesday and Thursday: 9:45 a.m. – 1:45 p.m.

9:45 a.m. - Admissions Presentation
10:50 a.m. - Chapel
11:45 a.m. - Campus Tour
12:45 p.m. - Lunch in our Dining Commons

Monday & Wednesday: 12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

12:00 p.m. - Lunch in our Dining Commons (or Brunch, if a Friday)
1:00 p.m. - Admissions Presentation
2:00 p.m. - Campus Tour

Friday: Morning or Afternoon Visit

Morning Visit (11:00 a.m.- 2:00 p.m.)
11:00 am- Campus Tour
12:00 p.m. - Brunch in our Dining Commons
1:00 p.m. - Admissions Presentation

Afternoon Visit (12:00 p.m.- 3:00 p.m.)
12:00 p.m.- Brunch in our Dining Commons
1:00 p.m.- Admissions Presentation
2:00 p.m.- Campus Tour

Saturday: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

9:00 a.m. - Admissions Presentation
10:00 a.m. - Campus Tour
11:00 a.m. - Brunch in our Dining Commons

Holiday Visits: 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. (On specific dates)

Dining services are closed, and apartments will not be shown on the campus tours.
10:00 a.m. - Admissions Presentation
11:00 a.m. - Campus Tour

Schedule Visit

Summer Campus Visits

Couple of students walking across campus in the summer

High school seniors, juniors and sophomores, and college transfers: Visit CCU this summer! Summer is a great time to vacation with your family in Colorado, but any time of year is a great time here at the foot of the Rockies!

  • Attend an information session highlighting our university's rich history, our programs, financial aid, and our admissions process.
  • Attend a tour of our beautiful Lakewood campus, guided by a student ambassador.
  • Meet with an Enrollment Counselor  (Only available for students who have submitted an application, are admitted into CCU, or have paid the admissions deposit).

Summer Visit Times
Monday – Friday: 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. or 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Saturday: 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. (presentation and tour only)

Schedule Visit

Virtual Campus Visits

Exterior shot of campus building and lampposts

High school students, college transfers, and parents: Can't  make it to CCU but want to see what campus looks like from the comfort of your living room? Text  Cougars to  58052 to download our app and take an interactive tour of the CCU campus!

  • Learn more about the Colorado Christian University campus through student informational videos.
  • Explore the buildings in the campus gallery photos.
  • Navigate around CCU's campus through the interactive map.

Don't have a smartphone? You can take a tour from your computer using the button below.

Virtual Tour

My Classroom Experience

Students intently listening to classroom lecture

By invitation only

For high school juniors and seniors who have either visited CCU, attended one of our Preview events, and/or submitted a completed application to the University. My Classroom Experience is an exclusive invitation to sit in on actual courses and lectures, and experience our Christ-centered learning first-hand.

  • Choose from dozens of classes offered through the College of Undergraduate Studies in business, science, education, theology, music, or the liberal arts.
  • Experience our small class sizes and witness how CCU professors fully integrate faith and a biblical worldview into the classroom experience.
  • Classes are only available Monday- Thursday. There are no classes on Fridays.
Available Classes

Special Admissions Events

  • Application Days

    Colorado seniors: Join us at one of our fall Application Day events in Colorado and get a head start with your college plans! Get your questions answered and finish your admission application in about an hour.

  • CCU to You

    During the fall semester, we bring CCU to a town near you! Join us for a meal to learn about our top-ranked academics, focus on spiritual formation, NCAA Division II athletics, admissions, financial aid, and more.

  • World Changers Competition

    Each fall, three first-time freshmen will win a full-tuition scholarship to CCU's College of Undergraduate Studies! Learn how you can qualify to participate in our World Changers Scholarship Competition.

  • CCU Bound

    Admitted students: We can't wait to see you on campus! But before you get here, you’re invited to join other incoming students and families in your area for a time of fellowship and fun hosted by CCU.

  • Cougar Days

    New scholarship recipients: After your acceptance to CCU, join us for this special event to register for fall classes, choose your housing and roommates, and be recognized for your achievements.


CCU enrollment counselors will provide guidance and answer your questions about degrees, financial aid, campus activities, and more. Find your enrollment counselor.


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  • Apply Now

    Take the first step: Apply to CCU's College of Undergraduate Studies and start investing in your future.

  • Meet Your EC

    Get to know your Enrollment Counselor (EC) who will help guide you through the admission process.