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Information for High School Guidance Counselors/College Advisors

We recognize that you play an important role in guiding students through the college admissions process. Thank you for all that you do!

To help you, this page provides resources and easy-to-find information about Fort Lewis College in Durango, Colorado. We look forward to working with you.

Do you want the latest and greatest information on our admission requirements, application process, scholarships, and Financial Aid? Request a FREE counselor packet today!

Who will be successful at Fort Lewis College?

College Admission Requirements

  • Freshman standards check admissibility
  • Freshman applicant acceptance rate: 68%
  • Average high school GPA: 3.21
  • Mid-range ACT scores: 20-25
  • Mid-range SAT scores: Critical Reading: 460-570, Math: 460-560

Next Steps for Freshman!

  1. APPLY (either online or paper)
  2. SUBMIT application materials
  3. VISIT campus
  4. CONFIRM enrollment

Learn more about the freshman admission process by clicking HERE!

Submitting Application Materials

High school Guidance Counselors/College Advisors may submit current high school transcripts, ACT/SAT score reports, letters of recommendation, and essays using the following methods:


Fax: 970-247-7179

Mail:    Office of Admission
           1000 Rim Drive
           Durango, CO 81301

*Final high school transcripts must be signed by a school official, and include a graduation date, in order to be considered official.