About StudyColorado

Who We Are

StudyColorado is an initiative of the State of Colorado, its institutions higher education and the Colorado business community. StudyColorado’s primary purpose is to promote Colorado a high education destination. Our 24 members are all accredited by the Higher Learning Commission or in the case of English language schools, by the Commission on English Language Accreditation (CEA) or the Accrediting Council for Continuing Education and Training (ACCET).

Our Mission

• To support the international enrollment goals of the member institutions.

• To create new economic opportunities for Colorado businesses through the influx of international students and their families.

• To create a more diverse learning environment to help Colorado students be more competitive in a global workplace.

• To foster lasting relationships between international students and Colorado that will benefit international trade and investment.

Our Members

  • Adams State University
  • Aims Community College
  • Bridge-Language and Education Abroad
  • Colorado Christian University
  • Colorado College
  • Colorado Community College System
  • Colorado Mesa University
  • Colorado Mountain College
  • Colorado School of Mines
  • Colorado State University
  • Colorado State University-Pueblo
  • Fort Lewis College

  • Language Consultants International
  • Metropolitan State University of Denver
  • Naropa University
  • Regis University
  • Spring International Language Center
  • University of Colorado Boulder
  • University of Colorado Colorado Springs
  • University of Colorado Denver
  • University of Denver
  • University of Northern Colorado
  • Western State Colorado University
  • Board of Advisors

    Board of Advisors
    Cindy U. Anderson
    Assistant Director of Advising and Director of International Student Services, Metropolitan State University of Denver

    Larry Bell
    Director, International Education,
    University of Colorado Boulder

    Jim Branscome
    Retired, McGraw-Hill Companies

    Amy Burkett
    Principal, Burkett Designs

    Luis Colón
    Partner, Xcelente Global Ltd.

    Karen S. de Bartolome
    Executive Director, World Denver

    Lt. Gov. Joe Garcia, Executive Director
    Department of Higher Education

    Clay Harmon
    International Recruitment & Admissions Coordinator University of Colorado Denver

    Jeanne Hind
    Director Spring International Language Center/Denver
    Ardon Barry Hirschfeld Jr.
    President & CEO, Asia Investment Partners, Inc.

    Ken Lund, Executive Director
    Office of Economic Development

    Steven McCarthy
    President and CEO, Alem International

    Anthony Shull
    Executive Director for International Affairs,
    University of Colorado Colorado Springs

    Marjorie Smith
    Associate Dean and Director of International Student
    Admission, University of Denver

    Maureen Ulevich
    Director, Center for International Education University of Northern Colorado

    Al White
    Director, Colorado Tourism

    Linda Yazdani
    Director of International Student Services,
    Red Rocks Community College

    Global Advisor
    Daniel Ritchie

    Chairman and CEO, Denver Center for the Performing Arts