Visit – “C” for Yourself


April 21-23, 2017

“C” For Yourself weekend is intended to be informative, casual, relaxed, and fun!

Current students, faculty, staff, and members of the P.E.O. Sisterhood will welcome you, answer your questions, and encourage you to join our college community. Take advantage of every opportunity to learn more about Cottey College, ask any questions you have, and explore our campus and facilities.

Registration is open until two weeks prior to the event. After the registration deadline (Friday, April 7), please call Admissions at 888-5-COTTEY to ask for availability.

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The center of a Cottey experience is classroom education, the mentoring relationships developed with professors, and the encouragement and support received in pursuit of academic excellence. Cottey College is the place to develop leadership skills and be inspired by traditions that are an important part of the College’s history.

Want more? How about the world? Cottey College offers its scholars unique study abroad and service-learning global experiences including the chance to explore countries like England, France, Guatemala, Italy, Japan, Peru, and Spain.

We look forward to seeing you on campus! If there is anything that we can do to help you navigate the admission, financial aid and enrollment process, don’t hesitate to contact us.


*In order to stay overnight in a Cottey residence hall, you must be a junior or senior in high school or be at least 16 years of age.

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Arrival to Campus
Check-in for the event will be held in the Haidee and Allen Wild Center for the Arts (please refer to the campus map) on Friday from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. and Saturday from 8:00 – 8:30 a.m. If you are delayed in your travels or have a change in plans, please call the Office of Enrollment Management at 1-888-5-COTTEY (1-888-526-8839) so we will know when to expect you.

Parents and Guests
Parents and guests who may be traveling with you will need to make their own accommodations for lodging in Nevada. Please see the brochure for local lodging information.

What You’ll Need

  • Sleeping bag and pillow (you will most likely be sleeping on a couch)
  • Casual clothing
  • Dressy clothes for Sunday brunch (no jeans/denim please)
  • Toiletries
  • Towel
  • Washcloth
  • Spending money
  • Camera

Cottey Shuttle Information
When you arrive at the Kansas City International Airport (MCI), please collect your baggage and proceed to Terminal C, Gate 90. In the event that your arrival is at Terminal A or B, following baggage claim, step outside to a Red Bus sign. A red bus, providing free shuttle service, will stop for you. Tell the driver you are going to Terminal C, Gate 90. (Please refer to the airport map.) If your flight is delayed or your itinerary changes for any reason, please call the Office of Enrollment Management at 1-888-5COTTEY (1-888-526-8839) so we will know when to expect you. If Cottey shuttle times are not feasible, Kansas City International Airport is serviced by several rental car agencies.