We are Colorado's crossroads of education and adventure. Our beautiful mountain campus in Durango, Colorado, inspires an active and friendly community, and offers transformative learning experiences that foster entrepreneurship, leadership, and creativity.
All tenured faculty have highest degree in their field
Programs in the Top 10 according to Schools.com
Average class size
Classes with fewer than 30 students
Student to faculty ratio
Miles of trails to hike and bike
World-class ski resorts within driving distance
FLC is an active, hands-on, you-have-to-try-this-for-yourself educational experience. We don’t just sit in small classes and look at the mountains. We hold class in those mountains. Or the desert, or the river, or a non-profit in town, or the US-Mexico border. We install solar panels on the Navajo Nation, and water systems in Myanmar. We take trips to the highest peaks on Earth. You have got to try this.
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The annual event that brings national theatrical talent to town also gives students a way to spend their summers helping run a festival.
Fort Lewis College remembers Bob Dolphin, former president, vice president, and dean, who passed away Oct. 19.
Fort Lewis College joined this “friend of the court” brief to demonstrate our unwavering support for our DACA and immigrant students.
Oct. 11 was also proclaimed as Dr. Bob Dolphin Jr. Day, to honor his years of service to the College.
A local businessman and his family look to support generations of Fort Lewis College students through donation.