Founded in 1914, Colorado Christian University is the premier interdenominational Christian college in Colorado and the eight-state Rocky Mountain region, delivering world class education to thousands of students.
As a member of the Council of Christian Colleges and Universities, CCU is ranked among the top universities nationwide, and has been named a top Colorado University and one of the top Christian colleges in Colorado and in the nation.
We currently offer more than 100 degree programs for traditional and adult students through our College of Undergraduate Studies and College of Adult and Graduate Studies.
Colorado Christian University’s public policy think tank, Centennial Institute, works to enhance public understanding of the most important issues facing our state and nation. Established in 2009, Centennial Institute aims to foster faith, family, and freedom, teach citizenship, and renew the spirit of 1776.
The information on this page will help you learn more about what makes CCU unique and introduce you to our leaders. You will also find information about our 100-year heritage and facts and stats associated with the University and our academic programs. Finally, if you are planning a visit to CCU, you can get maps and directions to all of our locations and recommended hotels near our main campus in Lakewood, Colorado.