Englewood Federal Correctional Institution

General Prison Information

Official Prison Name: Englewood Federal Correctional Institution
Prison Code: ENG
Prison Type: Federal Correctional Institution
Region: North Central Region
State: Colorado
Security Level: Low

Contact Information

Below is the street address and mailing address for Englewood Federal Correctional Institution. Use the mailing address if you are going to send a letter or package to a prisoner there, and be sure to use the physical address if you need to know the location of the facility.

Mailing Address

Be sure to also read the Inmate Mail and Package Procedures section below if you are going to send something to a prisoner so that you correctly address the letter or package, and do the correct procedure for sending a package or letter. If you do not use the correct directions, the package or letter could not get delivered.

FCI Englewood
Federal Correctional Institution
9595 West Quincy Avenue
Littleton CO, 80123

Street Address / Prison Location

Use the street address if you plan to visit a prisoner. Make sure to read the Inmate Visitation Procedures and Inmate Visitation Schedule sections on this page if you are going to try to visit an inmate at Englewood Federal Prison.

Englewood Federal Correctional Institution
9595 West Quincy Avenue
Littleton CO, 80123

Phone Number

Englewood Federal Correctional Institution inmates can’t take phone calls, so you won’t be able to call inmates, however, there are times when it may be helpful to know the telephone number to Englewood Federal Correctional Institution.

(303) 763-4300

Fax Number

Prisoners don’t have faxes, so you won’t be able to fax an inmate, but there are cases when it may be helpful to know the fax number to Englewood Federal Correctional Institution.

(303) 763-2553 

Email Address

This email address is the main email for Englewood Federal Correctional Institution. You cannot email inmates at this email. If you are going to email a prisoner, read the Inmate Email section below.


Inmate and Staff Statistics

Total Inmates:   962 

Inmate Email

To email a letter to a prisoner at Englewood Federal Prison you must follow an exact process to ensure that the email message gets to the prisoner.

TRULINCS – Trust Fund Limited Inmate Computer System

Prisoners are allowed to email messages only from people listed on their approved contact list. An federal prisoner has to make a formal request to recieve and send email messages with a friend or family member by placing them in their contact list.

All email correspondence is monitored. prisoners give consent to being monitored when they sign up to participate in the email system. Inmate contacts must consent to email monitoring when they agree to correspondence with the inmate and are notified each and every time that they get an email letter from the inmate.

When a contact is approved they will get an email confirmation which directs them to the CorrLink system at www.corrlink.com.
CorrLink Inmate Email System

Emails may not jeopardize the public or the security, safety, or operation of the prison facility. In addition, emails cannot be longer than 13,000 characters. Emails that are not consistent with these rules will be rejected.

Inmate Internet Access

Prisoners do not have access to the internet.

Inmate Mail and Package Procedures

There are special protocols that you have to follow when sending a package or letter to a inmate. If you do not then the letters and packages might not get delivered.

Before you send a package or letter, you should read the sections below:

Mail Monitoring

Englewood Federal Prison officials do open and read all received general packages and mail. Received general mail and packages may be read as frequently as deemed necessary to ensure security or watch a problem having to do with an inmate.

How to Address a Letter to an Inmate

Shown here is the proper format for how you have to address a package or letter to a prisoner at Englewood Federal Prison:

FCI Englewood
Federal Correctional Institution
9595 West Quincy Avenue
Littleton CO, 80123

To read the full Bureau of Prisons Policy on Correnspondence, click here: Bureau of Prisons – Correnspondence Policy

Inmate Money

Every prison has a Commissary which was started to provide inmates a bank type account for inmate funds and for purchasing things not provided by the Bureau of Prisons.

How to Send an Inmate Money

Family, friends, or other sources can deposit money into these Commissary accounts using Western Union and the U.S. Postal Service.

Via U.S. Postal Service: An inmate’s family and friends can to send prisoners money in the mail and must send money to the following address and follow the rules written below:

Federal Bureau of Prisons
Insert Valid Committed Inmate Name
Insert Inmate Eight-Digit Register Number
Post Office Box 474701
Des Moines, Iowa 50947-0001

The money have to be in a money order that is made out to the prisoner’s full committed name and complete eight-digit register number. It is best if you use a U.S. Postal Service money order, since all non-postal money orders processed through the National Lockbox will be placed on a 15-day hold period, during which the prisoner will not get the funds. The Bureau of Prisons will return any funds that don’t have valid prisoner info but only if the envelope has a return address. Cash and checks can’t be deposited to the prisoner’s account so do not send checks or cash.

Via Western Union Quick Collect Program: Prisoner’s friends and family may also send prisoners money using Western Union’s Quick Collect Program. Money sent to a prisoner with the Western Union Quick Collect Program can be sent by one of these methods:

  1. At Western Union location using cash. In order to locate the closest agent, you can call 1-800-325-6000 or go to www.westernunion.com.
  2. By phone with a credit or debit card: Call 1-800-634-3422 and select menu option 2.
  3. On the web with a credit or debit card: Go to www.westernunion.com and choose “Quick Collect.”

For every Western Union Quick Collect transaction, all of this info has to be included:

  1. Correct and valid Inmate Eight-Digit Register Number (entered with no spaces or dashes) followed immediately by Inmate’s Last Name
  2. Committed Inmate Full Name entered on Attention Line
  3. Code City: FBOP, DC

If the wrong register number and/or name are used and accepted and sent to the wrong inmate, the money might not get returned.

For additional info about how to send an inmate money, check out the official Bureau of Prisons website:
Bureau of Prisons – Inmate Money

Inmate Locator

Inmates are often transported to different correctional facilities around the nation, so sometimes you may have to find where an inmate is located using the inmate locator. Follow the link here to locate an federal inmate.
Inmate Search

Inmate Visitation Schedule

Visiting hours are from 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, as well as every federally recognized holiday.

Inmate Visitor Procedures

Every prison has its own rules for inmate visitation and they change often. The information listed here may be different when you are reading this, so be sure to also check the prison’s official website to find the latest rules for visitation.

Visitation Sign-In and Check-In

The entrance guard ensures each visitor signs the prisoner visitors log before they enter the correctional facility and upon departure.

Identification Required

Photo id of all visitors is required. Appropriate forms of ID are Driver’s License and Social Security Card; although, a state issued photo ID is OK.

For all of the things shown below, go to the actual prison website as this info changes frequently:

  • Visitation Rules
  • Visitation Dress Code
  • Things You Can and Cannot Take to Visitation
  • Special Rules For Childred, Special Visits, Pastoral or Attorney Visits

To read the complete Englewood Federal Prison Visitation Policy click here: Inmate Visitation Guide

Prison Jobs & Hiring

Are you looking for a prison job? Have experience? Have you worked at a prison facility previously?

If so, click here: Englewood Federal Correctional Institution Jobs


The official website: Englewood Federal Correctional Institution Website

Tell Your Story – Write a Review of Englewood Federal Correctional Institution

Have you ever spent any time in Englewood Federal Correctional Institution? Do you know someone there? Have you ever been to visit a prisoner at Englewood Federal Correctional Institution?

If yes, then you should tell us about it. Tell us about your experience so other people can learn what to expect.

Things you might want to write in the review:

  • Prison conditions
  • Prison layout and facility
  • Staff and guards
  • Food and commissary
  • Visitation
  • Inmates
  • Inmate safety
  • Gang activity
  • Inmate programs and activities

If you are currently an inmate at this facility, include your address if you want people to be able to mail you.


  1. Have a friend at FCI Englewood, that is being sexually harassed, by at least 3 inmates there. And I only have first names. He does not want to be called a rat to make it worse. How do I look this up to help him. I know their first names and what they look like. My friend is only 20 and never been in

  2. Can you tell me more about the conditions at Englewood? My brother may be sent there…..

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