Whether visiting a current student or touring the campus with a potential student, the Country Inn & Suites hotel in Nevada, MO is an ideal place for Cottey College guests to stay. In 1884, Virginia Alice Cottey founded the school to provide women with the same quality of education that men were receiving. Currently, Cottey College is the only nonsectarian college in the United States owned and supported by women.
The student body comprises 350 women from approximately 40 states, 26 countries and Canada. Students live in home-like resident halls and study on a beautiful campus that spans 11 city blocks. In addition, the school has a 33-acre recreation area with a lodge. Cottey College offers many opportunities for personal and physical growth through sports teams, study abroad programs and a wide range of campus traditions. More Information: Cottey College Website Address:
1000 West Austin Boulevard, Nevada, Missouri 64772Phone:
+1 (417) 667-8181President:
Jann Weitzel, Ph.D.