Our Location

Beauty School in Denver, CO

Our Denver, Colorado, campus for Inspire Greatness Aveda Institutes is nestled in a hub for sports, concerts, and beautiful scenery. It is also home to many universities, making our institute a great next step in your career journey. Our Denver location spans over 15,000 square feet, with three floors and an on-campus salon and spa. Inspire Greatness Aveda Institutes is an esteemed beauty school that aims to inspire students to express their creativity through hair design, makeup, and more. Learn more about the courses and services provided at our Denver campus.

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Courses Offered

Aveda is a world-renowned brand that’s most popular for its high quality and 100% vegan formulation. Students who attend our Denver location have the chance to learn about hair and hair design while using these quality, sustainable products. The Denver campus offers many courses for students interested in cosmetology and related subjects, including:

Massage Therapy

Our Massage Therapy program teaches students essential knowledge in the world of pathology, anatomy, and physiology. They can also learn how to complete spa treatments and aromaology.


Students who enroll in our Cosmetology program can learn everything about the art of hair design, from haircutting and styling techniques to current trends in the hair industry. Throughout your time at Inspire Greatness Aveda Institutes, instructors prepare you to pass the state licensing exam and teach you other necessary skills, like working with clients. Our cosmetology program also covers other aspects of the industry, including facials, makeup, and waxing.


Our Barbering program focuses on the cutting and styling of men’s hair. Here, students can learn how to use shaving tools, and explore haircut styles like fades, clipper cuts, and straight razor shaves. Students who enroll in our barbering program receive a kit with all the tools needed to deliver quality haircuts.


Our Hairstyling program closely looks at different hair styling techniques, teaching students many topics, including proper shampooing and conditioning practices and products. We also highlight the most current trends in hair, along with different cutting and coloring techniques to expand your craft. Students can also learn about treatments like scalp revitalization and deep conditioning.


The Esthiology program at Aveda beauty school focuses on the basics of skin care and making clients feel good about their skin. Students learn about the latest techniques for facial massages, facials, detoxification, and skin treatments. They also learn how to build relationships with clients and the business skills needed in the profession.

Students can browse our upcoming classes or download our course catalog for more information.

Attached to our Denver campus is our real-working salon and spa where clients can receive hair cutting, styling, and other beauty services at a discounted rate. This allows students to receive the necessary experience in handling clients and other aspects of the beauty industry. All services offered at our salon and spas are completed under the supervision of our licensed instructors. Clients can receive services, including:

  • Massages
  • Haircuts
  • Facials
  • Hairstyling
  • Waxing
  • Hair texturing
  • Brow and lash services
  • Barbering services
  • Makeup
  • Body treatments, such as back skin care treatment or polishing

Clients can also request add-on services like mini facials and deep conditioning treatments. Those who receive our beauty services can feel good knowing the products used at our facilities are made by Aveda, meaning they are cruelty-free, 100% vegan, and sustainable.

We are open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and Tuesday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. For more information, clients and students can view our services menu. Clients can also buy Aveda products online through our Denver campus. Purchase your Aveda products today or learn how it works.

Inspire Greatness Aveda Institutes aims to provide accessible education for cosmetology and other services in the beauty industry. That’s why we offer opportunities for financial aid to qualifying students. We also provide flexible course scheduling, giving students the option to take day or evening courses. We accommodate every kind of student, from those just graduating high school who know they want to work in cosmetology to those looking to switch up their career path.

Students who enroll in our institution can also network and make connections with potential employers. Following graduation, students have access to our Student Care Team. Here, they can receive assistance with finding a job. Aveda has connections with over 7,000 salons, spas, and stores, meaning students are well-equipped to join the workforce after they complete their program.

Inspire Greatness Aveda Institutes also provides unique opportunities for students to show off their work to professionals in high fashion, hairstyling, and overseas industries. Some students can enroll in extracurricular activities, like working backstage at New York and London Fashion Weeks or attending the North American Hairstyling Awards (NAHA). Students can also study abroad.

With an emphasis on inspiring creative individuals to express themselves through hair design, Inspire Greatness Aveda Institutes can help launch your career in the beauty industry. We have several beauty school locations across the country, including Denver, CO, Provo, UT, and the Metropolitan Area of Phoenix. To learn more about the programs we offer, contact us today to enroll now or follow us on Instagram.

Visit Us

801 Kalamath St
Denver, CO 80204

Call Us

Services:  303-567-7500
Admissions: 303-578-1970

Programs Offered

  • Cosmetology
  • Hairstyling
  • Esthiology
  • Barber
  • Massage Therapy


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Monday-Friday: 9:00am–5:30pm

Tues-Thurs:  9am-10pm

PM Clinic Floor Hours:

Tuesday-Thursday: 6:00pm-9:45 pm

You can now purchase Aveda products online to support Aveda Institute Denver. Learn how it works.

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