Campus Information

Auraria Campus

Auraria Campus, CCD’s main location, is in the heart of Denver and within walking distance to downtown, Larimer Square, the 16th Street Mall, LoDo, the Denver Pavilions, Colorado Convention Center, and the Denver Center for the Performing Arts Complex. The Auraria Campus is also just minutes away from each of the following: Broncos Field at Mile High, home of the Denver Broncos, Coors Field’s Colorado Rockies, the Downtown Aquarium, and Pepsi Center, which is home to NHL’s Colorado Avalanche, NBA’s Denver Nuggets, and NLL’s Colorado Mammoth, as well as a hub for concerts and other events throughout the year.

The Auraria Campus is also home to two four-year universities — Metropolitan State University of Denver and University of Colorado Denver. This unique partnership creates a one-of-a-kind campus experience, allowing CCD students to participate in amazing extracurricular activities and access a university-caliber library, student union and more.

Additional Locations

Advanced Manufacturing Center

CCD’s Advanced Manufacturing Center is a 33,000-square-foot facility located seven minutes north of the main campus. The facility supports a fabrication welding, quality assurance, and machine technologies lab.

Center for Health Sciences at Lowry

CCD’s Health Science educational programs are located at our Lowry facility, which borders Aurora and Denver. The Lowry location includes CCD’s dental hygiene program, which houses a community dental clinic as well as the veterinary technology program, which also has a clinic that serves the public.

CEC Early College

CCD has an additional location within the CEC Early College, a high school within the Denver Public Schools district. Students at the high school can earn dual high school and college credit for CCD classes they take through concurrent enrollment. Nearly 70 concurrent enrollment students completed a certificate or degree in 2018.

CCD locations

Auraria Main Campus

303.556.2600 | 1111 W. Colfax Avenue, P.O. Box 173363, Denver, CO 80217-3363

RTD Light Rail Stations on Auraria Campus

    Colfax at Auraria Station: West Colfax Avenue, between Lipan and Mariposa Streets
    Auraria West Campus Station: Adjacent to the Aspen Parking Lot, between Fourth and Fifth Streets

RTD Bus Routes to the Auraria Campus

    Via Auraria Parkway: #1, #15L, #20
    Via Colfax Avenue: #16, #16L, #30L, #33, #36L
    Via Eleventh Street: #6

With a valid campus ID and on-campus class schedule, CCD students can pick up an RTD CollegePass in the Tivoli Student Union, which includes unlimited rides on local, express, and regional services on bus and light rail. 

Advanced Manufacturing Center

303.352.3060 | 2570 31st Street, Denver, CO 80216

RTD Bus Routes: #8, #38

Center for Health Sciences at Lowry

303.365.8300 | 1070 Alton Way, Denver, CO 80230

RTD Bus Routes:#6, #10, #105, #15, #15L, #73

Dental Hygiene Clinic

303.365.8338 | 1062 Akron Way, Denver, CO 80230

RTD Bus Routes: #10, #73, #6, #3, #3L, #105, #65, #65A, #11, #15, #15L

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Auraria Campus General Map