Division of Private Occupational Schools

During the COVID-19 pandemic the Division is working through the Department to keep schools updated as it receives information. For a list of notices provided for Private Occupational Schools, please see below.


Division guidance to Schools regarding Public Health Order 20-28 and Executive Order D 2020 091:


Division of Private Occupational Schools Board Meeting - October 26, 2021


Notice to ALL Private Occupational School Directors -  Quarterly Assessments - DUE October 15, 2021




Board Directive Regarding Advanced Training within Programs 9/4/2020 


Notice to Schools Regarding Method of Delivery Changes 9/4/2020 


Further Guidance to Private Occupational Schools Regarding COVID-19 Information 

Governor Polis Pushes for Federal Funding for Small Businesses

Opportunity For All DPOS Schools

Ancillary/Supplementary Education Questionnaire

Colorado Open Records Act

  • The Colorado Department of Higher Education is committed to transparency and open government. Please review our revised Colorado Open Records Act Policy for information about fees associated with processing CORA requests.

Social Security Fraud Hotline http://www.ssa.gov/oig/hotline/

The National Consumer Law Center (NCLC) has developed a tremendous resource to assist students with loan issues.  The website has information on how to work through a default, repayment issues, renegotiating loans, other payment options, etc.  http://www.studentloanborrowerassistance.org/