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CCD Main Campus

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 173363
Campus Box 201
Denver, CO 80217-3363

Physical Address:
Cherry Creek Building
1111 W Colfax Ave.
Denver, CO 80204

800 Curtis St.
Denver, CO 80204


Tuition Rates per Credit Hour (Academic year, 2013-2014)

The State Board for Community Colleges and Occupational Education determines tuition, which is subject to change annually. Fees also can change. Tuition rates and refund deadlines vary for CCCOnline courses. Contact the Cashier’s Office at 303-556-2075 with questions about CCCOnline tuition and payment.

Rates are subject to change without notice.

Tuition COF Stipend* Your share Tuition COF Stipend* Your share
$183.50 [$64] $119.50 $490.30 -0- $490.30
Differential Tuition
Dental Hygiene $298.45 [$64] $234.45 $490.30 -0- $490.30*
Nursing $238.15 [$64] $174.15 $490.30 -0- $490.30*
CCC\CCD Online $275.25 [$64] $211.25 $322.00 -0- $322.00

*Fees and refund deadlines vary for CCC Online courses.

Tuition Rates per Credit Hour - Academic year 2013-2014 (PDF)

Fee Descriptions

Students at CCD ’s Auraria Campus pay set fees that over a variety of services and programs. CCD satellite campuses pay only the Student Activity Fee.

Auraria Bond Fee ($35.95 for 1-3 credits, $49.75 for 4-6 credits, $66.30 for 7-11 credits, $75.99 for 12 credits or more): Auraria Campus students voted to approve a fee to pay off the bonds that funded construction on the Tivoli Student Union, Auraria Early Learning Center, campus health physical education and recreation facilities. Students at all three Auraria institutions pay this fee.

RTD Bus Pass Fee ($77.00 per term): The Auraria Student RTD Pass covers fares for local bus service in the Denver-metro area, Light Rail and all Express or Express Regional services. With the pass, students get a $3.75 discount on all Sky-Ride routes. The pass is for special services like the BroncosRide, RockiesRide, Access-a-Ride and Guaranteed Ride Home

Student Activity Fee ($6.20 per credit hour): This fee supports CCD Student Life staff and programs, including New Student Orientation and First Year Experience, CCD Student Government, The Campus Connection student newspaper, Student Handbook publication, child care scholarships, lending library, food bank, recreational activities, student events, Tivoli Student Computer Lab, Auraria Student Health Center, Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Student Services and the Phoenix Center at Auraria.

Auraria Higher Education Center Resource Library Fee ($4.45 per credit hour): This fee supports Auraria Library functions. Clean Energy Fee ($5.00 per term): This student approved fee is for purchasing clean, renewable, electrical power for the Auraria Campus. Health Center Fee ($2.00 per credit hour) This fee supplements the provision of immunizations on campus for CCD Students.

Building/Renovation Fee ($8.00 per credit hour) This fee supports the construction of the Student Learning & Success Building and the renovation of South Classroom Building.

All CCD students pay the following fees: Registration Fee: The Colorado Community College System charges a mandatory $12.05 per semester registration fee to students at all 13 of its colleges. Instructional Fees: CCD charges a $6.15 per credit hour instructional program fee for high- and medium-cost classes. Other fees and charges may apply. 

Additional Fees  Please be aware that certain departments, majors or classes may assess specific fees in order to offset associated costs, such as textbook fees, lab fees or tool kit fees.  * These fees are subject to change. Currently, these fees are:

Program Fee Description Fee $ Amount*
CCCOnline Classes Digital Text Book Fee $52.00-$62.00
Dental Hygiene Dental Hygiene Lab Fee $400.00
Music Private Instruction Fee $200.00
Nursing Nursing Resource Fee $211.00
Nursing Malpractice Insurance $15.00
Nursing Class Specific Lab Fees: NUR 105 Practical Nursing Arts & Skills $311.00
NUR 106 Medical & Surgical Nursing Concepts $233.00
NUR 109 Foundations of Nursing $122.00
NUR 206 Adv. Concepts of Medical-Surgical Nursing I $233.00
Radiology Technology Lab Fee $50.00
Mask Fit Test $35.00
Workplace Learning Project Contact Juanita Alamos for more information @ 303-352-6920



Business Office
(303) 556-2075

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 173363
Campus Box 700
Denver, Colorado 80217-3363

Physical Address
Confluence 119
800 Curtis Street
Denver, CO 80204
Auraria Campus