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Adams State University Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

3,237 Students

99% Admitted

  • 3,314 full time
  • 1,016 part time
  • 1,001 men full time
  • 1,220 women full time
  • 2,534 applied
  • 1,613 admitted
  • 582 enrolled

1,960 Undergraduates

$5,736 Tuition/Year

  • 744 Graduates
  • 49 Non-Degree
  • $5,736 in state
  • $3,417 fees
  • $8,444 room & board
  • $1,800 books and supplies

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At a Glance

Institution Type: Public
Campus Setting: Rocky Mountains Town, remote from an urban area
Highest Degree Offered: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Jennifer from Bedford, NH
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  • It's a nice school with a really small close knit community. it's in the middle of no where but the school provides a lot of activities. It's also really great…

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  • Linda from Pueblo, CO
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  • Adams State is small, but growing, university that offers small classes sizes for a quality education. It has a great atmosphere and environment for both traditional students and student-athletes. Adams…

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  • Derick
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  • I really liked the campus feel, students seemed to be very connected. Class sizes seemed small and the athletics dept was great…

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  • James from Alamosa, CO
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  • Adams is a nice campus with a great community. they are located in the middle of the San Luis Valley, which has it moments of cold. All in all, it…

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Mission Statement

Adams State University dedicates its resources to provide opportunity and access for all students. The College is an innovative leader that recognizes the inherent educational value of diversity. It is a catalyst for the educational, cultural, and economic interests of rural Colorado, the surrounding region, and the global community.


Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 4
  • Bio major from Colorado
  • I am a current student here

    Alamosa is a small town. But, There are plenty of things to do on campus, like free lectures, movie screenings, and clubs.

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  • Hannah from Centennial, CO
  • I am a current student here

    Coming from a the city of Denver, I have never been close to living in such a natural, small town like Alamosa. It is a big change coming from the city but I enjoy being here because there are a lot of outdoor activities to fill the day with.

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  • 3
  • Jasmine from Vadito, NM
  • I am a current student here

    Alamosa has its ups and downs. For the most part life around here is good and even though there is not a wide variety of activities people find things to do.

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  • Brittney from Pagosa Springs, CO
  • I am a current student here

    While Alamosa doesn't have a lot of activities to keep students busy, the college itself constantly has activities and games going on to keep students active and entertained.

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