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National Student Clearinghouse Disclosure

Trinidad State has authorized the National Student Clearinghouse to provide enrollment and degree verifications. The National Student Clearinghouse can be contacted at:

Mail: National Student Clearinghouse
2300 Dulles Station Boulevard, Suite 300
Herndon, VA 20171

Other Disclosures

Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act (FACTA)

In accordance with the Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act (FACTA) of 2003, Trinidad State College adheres to the Federal Trade Commission's (FTC) Red Flag Rule (A Red Flag is any pattern, practice, or specific activity that indicates the possible existence of identity theft.), which implements Section 114 of the FACTA and to the Colorado Community College System’s Identity Theft Prevention and Detection Program, which is intended to prevent, detect and mitigate identity theft in connection with establishing new covered accounts or an existing covered account held by the Colorado Community College System (System or CCCS) or one of its thirteen (13) community colleges, and to provide for continued administration of the Program. If a transaction is deemed fraudulent, appropriate action will occur. Action may include, but is not limited to, cancelling of the transaction, notifying and cooperating with law enforcement, reporting to the Student Code of Conduct Office, and notifying the affected parties. For more information on FACTA, Red Flag Rules, and Identity Theft Consumer Information, please see the links provided below.

Pet and Service Animals Policy

Pet Policy:
Pets are not allowed on Trinidad State College property..

Service Animals:
Service animals are permitted on campus in accordance with ADA regulations and as long as their presence does not fundamentally alter the nature of a campus program or activity. It is recommended that you register your service animal with the Disability Services Office on campus. You may request additional information by calling the Disability Coordinator on the Valley Campus at 719-589-7067, or the Trinidad Campus at 719-846-5567.

Firearms Procedure

The TSC Gunsmithing Department and Law Enforcement Training Academy (LETA) maintain procedures and regulations pertaining to the use of firearms as part of recognized programs of instruction, which require access to a firearm as an integral part of program curriculum. Program procedures outline authorized use/possession of firearms on campus including repair or modification work, use at the TSJC Prator Gun Range, authorized law enforcement use, vault storage procedures and instructional purposes associated with the Gunsmithing or LETA programs. Conditions under which firearms will be allowed on TSC’s campus in accordance with SP 19-10 include:

  1. Those persons conducting and participating in an approved program of instruction in the college’s curriculum which requires access to such equipment as an integral part of the instructional program;
  2. Certified Peace Officers;
  3. Those persons who have been issued a valid permit to carry a concealed handgun in accordance with Colorado’s Concealed Carry Act, C.R.S. § 18-12-201, et seq. and who are acting in compliance with the requirements of that Act; and
  4. Those persons granted permission at the discretion of the College President for specific purposes from time to time.