Move-Out .. Ditch the Dumpster

Move-Out .. Ditch the Dumpster

Move-out Ditch the Dumpster Program

On Campus Donation Centers and Drop-off 
Monday, May 6th through Friday, May 10th
Donation Center Drop-off

Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. *The hours depend on staffing. Check the schedule on the door before bringing your stuff down.
Summit Village – Lift Lounge  
Alpine Village – Antero Lounge 

Lobby Drop-off

Hours: 24/7
Summit Village – Monarch Lobby
Alpine Village – La Plata Lobby

All the following acceptable items should be in clean and in working order.   

  • Gently used, washed clothing, no undergarments 
  • Non-perishable or non-expired food items.  
  • Small Appliances - cleaned, working and nonfunctional (please label if nonfunctional) 

            o    Microwaves 

            o    Mini-Refrigerators 

            o    Air Fryers, Coffee Makers, and other small appliances. 

  •  Lamps such as lamps without lightbulbs 
  • Fans  (clean)
  • Furniture 

            o   Couches, chairs, bed frames 

            o   Bookcases, coffee tables, dressers, ottomans, TV stands 

  •  Electronics (no televisions) 

            o   Computers (or printers, scanners, or peripherals, working or not) 

  • School supplies, notebooks, art and craft supplies, books (including textbooks) 


Community Resources and Donation Centers

You can also donate your items at the many donation centers in Colorado Springs. Visit their websites to see what items they accept. Load your car and drive to the drive-thru to drop off your items. This process is simple and something you can do while running other errands.  

Arc Thrift Store
4402 Austin Bluffs Pkwy, Colorado Springs, CO – 3.4 miles away from the campus 
4158 Austin Bluffs Pkwy, Colorado Springs, CO – 3.8 miles away from the campus 
Restore/Habitat for Humanity
6250 Tutt Blvd., Colorado Springs, CO – 7.8 miles away from the campus 
One Nation Walking Together
3150 N Nevada Ave, Colorado Springs, CO – 2.1 miles away from the campus 
Who Gives a Scrap
810 Arcturus Dr., Colorado Springs, CO – 9.1 miles away from the campus 
Springs Rescue Mission Donation Center
1109 S Tejon St., Colorado Springs, CO – 7.7 miles away from the campus