Need a reason to call Colorado home while you study? Here are fifteen!
Still not convinced? Here are even more resons why thousands choose Colorado to be their place to study.
Colorado has a relatively low cost of living compared to other states.
Colorado has 26 ski resorts that have been called the best in the country.
The BestSKIING & BOARDING
Colorado is home to some of the best skiing and snowboarding in the US.
Mt. ElbertHIGHEST POINT
The highest point in Colorado is Mount Elbert at 14,440 feet.
Colorado is home to 54 14,000 feet mountain peaks, more than any other state in the United States.
Colorado had over 11,500 international students enrolled in higher education in 2016.
Colorado is consistently ranked among the healthiest and fittest states.
Colorado attracted over 78 million visitors in 2016, making tourism Colorado’s second largest industry.
Colorado attracted almost 58 million visitors in 2011, making tourism Colorado’s second largest industry.
Denver, Colorado has the largest city park system in the nation with 205 parks in the city limits and 20,000 acres of land in the nearby mountains.
Colorado offers some of the best outdoor recreation in the world. Hiking, backpacking and bike riding are just a few of Colorado’s summer activities.
A golf ball flies on average 10 percent farther in Colorado than in other states because of the altitude.