Great Schools For Students with Children: Colorado

The face of a college student is much different than it was 10 or 20 years ago. More single parents, married students and older students are entering the arena. Universities have made living on campus a possibility with family housing. Here is a list of schools that offer such housing in Colorado.

A marker208 Edgemont Boulevard Alamosa, CO 81102 -
208 Edgemont Blvd, Adams State College, Alamosa, CO 81101, USA
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Adams State College

Fast Facts

  • Located in Alamosa,Co
  • Established in 1923
  • Offers 16 majors and 28 minors
  • Small class sizes
  • Full-time professor for ever 18 students

Family Housing Facts

  • Low cost affordable housing
  • 2- or 3-bedroom apartments
  • On site playground
  • Washer and dryer hook ups
  • All utilities included

A marker711 Oval Drive, Fort Collins, CO 80523, United States -
Fort Collins, CO 80523, USA
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Colorado State University

Fast Facts

  • Located in Fort Collins, Co
  • Established in 1870
  • 65 fields of study
  • 17:1 student to teacher ratio
  • Money Magazine ranked Fort Collins as the sixth "Best Place to Live" in America in 2010, the second "Best Place to Live" in 2008, and as the "Best Place to Live" in America in 2006.

Family Housing Facts

  • 603 units avalible
  • Furnished and unfurnished apartments
  • Month to month and semester leases
  • All utilities included

A marker1000 Rim Drive, Durango, Colorado, 81301 -
1000 Rim Dr, Fort Lewis College, Durango, CO 81301, USA
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Fort Lewis College

Fast Facts

  • Located in Durango, Co
  • 102 majors offered
  • 17:1 student to teacher ratio
  • Forbes’ America’s Best Public Colleges (#41)

    Forbes’ America’s Best Colleges (#246)

    Princeton review’s Best in the west

    Diverse issues in Higher education’s Top 100

    Undergraduate Degree Producers (#8 for baccalaureate

    degrees award to American indians)

    Outside Magazine’s Top 40 College Towns (#30)

Family Housing Facts

  • Lovely view of La Plata mountains
  • 1- and 2-bedroom apartments
  • Furnished
  • All utilities included
  • Cable and telephone included

2901 South 27th Avenue, Greeley, CO 80631, United States

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A marker2901 South 27th Avenue, Greeley, CO 80631, United States -
2901 S 27th Ave, Greeley, CO 80631, USA
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B markernorthern colorado university -
University of Northern Colorado, 501 20th St, Greeley, CO 80631, USA
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Northern Colorado University

Fast Facts

  • Located in Greeley, Co
  • Established in 1889
  • 100 + fields of study
  • Offers distant education courses

Family Housing Facts

  • 2-bedroom apartments
  • Low cost apartments
  • Month to month and yearly leases
  • Furnished and unfurnished apartments
  • On site laundry facility
  • On site fitness room
  • Playground

A markerwestern state university Gunnison, Colorado, 81231 -
Western State College, Gunnison, CO 81230, USA
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Western State College of Colorado

Fast Facts

  • Located in Gunnison, Co
  • Established in 1901
  • Average class size of 21 students
  • 40% students live on campus

Family Housing Facts

  • Furnished and unfurnished apartments

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