Groovy College Course Catalogs of the 1970s

Whether for their graphic design, optimistic photographs, or quaint vintage charm, I always have a blast looking at old college course catalogs. So I’m going to share some of my favorites with you, grouped by decade. Up first are the groovy ’70s. Here are one dozen college course catalogs from the Me Decade, covering both undergraduate and graduate schools from small junior/community colleges to well-known and prestigious universities.


Vintage college course catalogs of the 1970s
Edison Community College, 1979-80
Vintage college course catalogs of the 1970s
Broward Community College, 1979-80
Vintage college course catalogs of the 1970s
FIsher Junior College, 1974-75
Vintage college course catalogs of the 1970s
William Carey College, 1977-78
Vintage college course catalogs of the 1970s
Chowan College, 1977-78
Vintage college course catalogs of the 1970s
Illinois State University, 1975-76
Vintage college course catalogs of the 1970s
West Chester State College, 1972-74
Vintage college course catalogs of the 1970s
Mary Washington College, 1972-73
Vintage college course catalogs of the 1970s
George Fox College, 1971-73
Vintage college course catalogs of the 1970s
Avila College, Summer 1975
Vintage college course catalogs of the 1970s
Kansas State University, 1973-74
Vintage college course catalogs of the 1970s
Fort Wayne Bible College, 1972-73

(All images courtesy the Internet Archive.)