Wondering where we’ve been all your life? The main Aims campus is located at the heart
of Greeley. We also have locations in Ft. Lupton, Loveland, and Windsor, each with
high-quality programs, dedicated staff and faculty, and surroundings that will inspire
you to greatness. See for yourself!
Questioning our street cred? Fully accredited by The Higher Learning Commission, Aims
maintains its accreditation through the continuous improvement model of the Academic
Quality Improvement Program (AQIP). Many of our vocational programs are also separately
accredited by state or professional agencies. Find out more at http://www.aims.edu/about/accreditation/
Wonder what we stand for? Walk a mile in our shoes and you will find Communication,
Safety, Respect and Professionalism, and Trust. The culture at Aims begins with these
Want to be part of a dynamic community? People at Aims come from many places and have
different backgrounds, but we share a common goal. Our face is always changing, but
the heart of our community is strong. Together we are all Aims. http://www.aims.edu/about/diversity/
What makes your spirit soar? Whether it’s making things, playing music, working on
cars or helping others, you’ll get the education or training you need to be successful.
Think you can’t afford college? Think again. Aims has one of the lowest tuition rates
on the Front Range. Save enough money in your first two years at Aims to pay for a
third when you transfer! Try our tuition calculator at http://www.aims.edu/student/finaid/calc/
Have a documented disability? Disability Access Services helps students with disabilities
reach their academic potential. Some accommodations include extended test time, note
takers, assistive technology, and more. http://www.aims.edu/student/das/
Nervous about your first year–no matter your age? First Year Experience creates and
sustains an environment that supports your social transition to Aims and its community
and provides the tools and resources for your academic success. You … us. We’ll make
quite a team, won’t we?! http://www.aims.edu/fye/
Wondering how you’ll pay for college? In addition to federal aid (FAFSA) like grants,
loans, and work study, scholarships are available to those who apply and qualify.
Check out and apply for the scholarship opportunities that are best for you at http://www.aims.edu/student/finaid/scholarships/
Asking yourself what you want to be when you grow up? For starters, take the Who Are You Quiz. Then visit Career Services to look at who you are, what you want to accomplish in
life, and careers that fit you best. Connect with resources, events, and opportunities
to build your network. http://www.aims.edu/student/career/
Concerned about how challenging our courses are? Students find that courses at Aims
are just as challenging here as they are at a four-year university. And career/technical
students find themselves fully prepared for the professional world.
Ready to turn it up a notch? Students who graduate from honors programs enjoy improved
access to scholarships and university honors programs as well as attractive employment
The honors programs are open to any scholastically committed student. Included
programs: Distinguished Scholar Awards program, Academic Excellence Week, Academic
Honors Ceremony, Beta Kappa Lambda (the Aims chapter of Phi Theta Kappa), Aims English
Honors Club and Veterans National Honor Society - SALUTE.
Can’t quit your day job? It’s a challenge to juggle school with the rest of your life,
so we offer classes at times that make it convenient for you. For a list of current
classes, visit http://www.aims.edu/student/schedule/
Want to ease your way into higher ed? Aims offers class sizes that are much smaller
than you’d find at a typical university. This means a less intimidating environment
and more one-to-one time with your instructors. Don’t forget to create a study group
with your fellow classmates!
Want to run with the “big dogs?” Our faculty are some of the best around, with real-world
experience and true passion for the subjects they teach. Do they want you to succeed?
You bet they do. Find out more about them by visiting the academic areas of study
web page at www.aims.edu/academics/, clicking on the area that interests you, and selecting the faculty link to the right.
Need resources or just a good book? Discover the Learning Commons. Here you can get
tutoring assistance or use a computer, or check out library books, laptops, or Nooks.
Your options are endless. http://www.aims.edu/student/learning-commons/
Ready to show us what you know? Assessment is where you can take the Accuplacer, take
a proctored exam, or take a test for class. Don’t be nervous. And don’t forget your
photo ID! Visit http://www.aims.edu/student/testing/
Prepared for the real world? Whether you’re switching careers or just entering the
workforce, Aims offers real-world training through
Career and Technical Education (CTE) programs.
CTE advisory boards ensure that we’re teaching the skills you need for success.
Rather keep your money in your wallet? At Aims, you’ll receive a top-notch education
at a great price. Many of our students choose to take their general education classes
here and then transfer to a four-year college or university. Why pay more for freshman
English than you have to?
Ready to dive in? We know the world changes quickly. That’s why we work hard to keep
up with the latest in technology. Interact with Sim Man in our health program, host
your own radio show live from campus in our communication media program, or work with
the latest Snap-On tools.
Our state-of-the-art Physical Education and Recreation Center houses the gymnasium,
Indoor Cycling Studio, lounge, racquetball courts, Strength Center, Cross Training
Studio, Cardio Theatre, Mind and Body Studio, elevated track, and more. http://www.aims.edu/student/gym/
Think it can’t get any better? Just like your gym pass, your student fees cover parking,
too. Once you’ve registered for classes, get your parking permit, come to campus,
find a spot, get to class. The early bird gets the worm! http://www.aims.edu/about/departments/safety/parking/