You can apply to all of these colleges in Colorado for free. There's no application fee for these colleges on this day and this day only. Grand Junction's very own Colorado Mesa University is on the list of over 30 colleges.

Tuesday, October 30 is Colorado Free Application Day. This means you can apply to 33 colleges in Colorado -- for free. Governor John Hickenlooper has dubbed the month of October as College Application Month and October 30 as Colorado Free Application Day, according to The Denver Channel.

Colorado Free Application Day is all about making a high education more easily accessible for students. According to The Denver Channel, these are the 33 public colleges, universities and private institutions in Colorado you apply to, for free:

  1. Adams State University
  2. Colorado Mesa University
  3. Colorado School of Mines
  4. Colorado State University
  5. Colorado State University-Global
  6. Colorado State University-Pueblo
  7. Fort Lewis College
  8. Metropolitan State University of Denver
  9. University of Colorado Boulder
  10. University of Colorado Denver
  11. University of Colorado Colorado Springs
  12. University of North Colorado
  13. Western Colorado University
  14. Aims Community College
  15. Arapahoe Community College
  16. Community College of Aurora
  17. Community College of Denver
  18. Colorado Mountain College
  19. Colorado Northwestern Community College
  20. Emily Friggith Technical College
  21. Front Range Community College
  22. Lamar Community College
  23. Morgan Community Collge
  24. Northeastern Community College
  25. Otero Junior College
  26. Pickens Technical College
  27. Pikes Peak Community College
  28. Pueblo Community College
  29. Red Rock Community College
  30. Technical College of Rockies
  31. Western Colorado Community College
  32. Johnson & Wales University
  33. Regis Universty

I know that applying for college can be a stressful time, not having to worry about the additional stress of an application fee definitely helps.