School Overview

The following table shows the basic characteristic of Adams State University and directory information. You may want to visit the school's website to check application deadlines, requirements, and financial information.
Contact Information
Address208 Edgemont Blvd, Alamosa, CO 81101
Admission Information
Online Application
Net Price Calculator
Veterans Tuition
Disability Service
School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (larger programs)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship

Acceptance Rate and Admission Statistics

The acceptance rate of Adams State University is 99.83% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 18.55%. The application fees are $30 for undergraduate programs and $30 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate99.83 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)18.55 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$30
Graduate Application Fees$30

Tuition & Fees

Adams State's 2023 tuition & fees is $9,776 for Colorado residents and $21,848 for out-of-students. The undergraduate tuition increased by 21.83% compared to the last year's rate based on out-of-state rate ($17,933).
For graduate programs, its 2023 tuition & fees is $10,425 for Colorado residents and $13,161 for out-of-students. The graduate tuition increased by 20.79% compared to the last year's rate.
Colorado ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$9,776$21,848
Graduate Tuition & Fees$10,425$13,161
*Data Source: 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 3,138 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 1,116 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Adams State has 1,835 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 1,303 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students3,138
Undergraduate Students1,835
Graduate Students1,303
Online Enrollment1,116

Degree Information and Campus Life

Adams State offers 40 programs including both undergraduate and graduate programs. 9 out of the 40 programs are offerd via distace learning (online programs).
The following tables summarizes the offered programs, on-campus services, and special learning opportunities offered by Adams State
Offered DegreesOn-Campus ServiceLearning opportunities
Number of programs40 Programs
Number of online programs9 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsAssociate
Doctorate (Research)
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students
Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification

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