During March Open Education Week 2020, 2-6, CDHE will partner with campuses to put on interactive webinars, panels and more.

Census Day is April 1!

Our nation gets just one chance each decade to count its population; let's make it count in Colorado! Find resources and review tips for counting college students.

Ready to get your piece of the pie?

Last year, Colorado students received more than $1.5 billion in financial aid. To get your piece of the pie, you have to file the FAFSA, the Free Application for Federal Student Aid. Find student, parent and educator resources here.

Applications double during second Colorado Free Application Day

Participating institutions received 44,488 applications in total, a 100 percent increase over last year’s campaign. Read the press release and the fact sheet.

Governor Polis releases roadmap for making college more affordable

The Roadmap to Containing College Costs and Making College Affordable outlines near, medium- and long-term strategies to contain costs and put higher education in reach for all Coloradans. Read the roadmap.

Our Mission

Working with the Colorado Commission on Higher Education, we support students, advocate and develop policies and to maximize higher education opportunities for all. We believe every Coloradan should have an education beyond high school to pursue their dreams and improve our communities. Read our Master Plan.

Upcoming Events

CCHE Meeting
Feb. 7, 2020
1600 Broadway, 23rd Floor
Denver, CO 80202

College Invest Board Meeting
Time: Feb. 20, 2020
Location: TBD

What's new?

Colorado Commission on Higher Education approves $1 million in OER grant funding. Read the news release.

State launches TEACH Colorado to help tackle Colorado’s Teacher shortages. Read more.

Open Educational Resources (OER) Report: CDHE and OER Council released their annual OER Report. Read the report.

Equity Toolkit: With support from Lumina Foundation, CDHE released a faculty toolkit for inclusive teaching. Explore the toolkit.

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