The Colorado College
is a private four-year, co-educational liberal arts college located at the foot of Pikes
Peak, in Colorado Springs, Colorado. The
school enrolls approximately 1,900 undergraduates each year to its 90
acre (360,000 m²) campus, 70 miles (100 km) south of the capital city Denver in the heart of the Rocky Mountains.
The American Numismatic Association
claims to be "on the campus of Colorado College,"
but might be technically said to be immediately south of it. The current President of the college is Richard Celeste, most
notibly the former Governor of Ohio and ambassador to India.