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Cottey was founded by a woman who wanted to create a college where women were the center of attention. Today, almost 130 years later, that legacy continues. As a student you experience the support and connection with a sisterhood that lives on after you graduate.

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Wind Ensemble to Perform Dec. 2
The Cottey College Wind Ensemble will present a concert on Sunday, December 2, at 3 p.m., in the Auditorium of the Haidee and Allen Wild Center for the Arts. Cottey students, faculty and community members will perform music from standard marches to holiday favorites. Highlights include Wondrous Love by Greg Danner, Christmas March by Edwin … More "Wind Ensemble to Perform Dec. 2"
Cottey Music Student Recitals Nov. 18-19
The public is invited to student music recitals on Sunday, November 18, at 3 p.m. and Monday, November 19, at 7 p.m. All recitals are held in the Missouri Recital Hall inside the Haidee and Allen Wild Center for the Arts. Student recitals will feature solo performances by Cottey vocal, piano, string, woodwind, brass, and … More "Cottey Music Student Recitals Nov. 18-19"
Cottey-in-Motion Dance Concert Nov. 16-18
The Cottey College Department of Dance and the Cottey-in-Motion Dance Company will present Red Riding Hood: A Dance of Identity on November 16-18. The curtain will rise at 7:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, November 16-17, and at 2 p.m. on Sunday, November 18. Performances will be in the Auditorium of the Haidee and Allen … More "Cottey-in-Motion Dance Concert Nov. 16-18"

Current Events

Winter Break Begins at Cottey College; Residence Halls Close
Dec 13 2018 – Jan 6 2019 all-day
Cottey Comets Home Basketball Game vs Rhema Bible College @ Hinkhouse Gym
Dec 18 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Spring Semester Classes Begin at Cottey College
Jan 7 all-day
Cottey Comets Home Basketball Game vs College of the Ozarks @ Hinkhouse Gymnasium
Jan 8 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Cottey Comets Home Basketball Game vs Lincoln College @ Hinkhouse Gymnasium
Jan 20 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm