Colorado School of Mines
Colorado’s premier engineering and applied science university for 150 years and counting
Colorado School of Mines is a public R1 research university focused on applied science and engineering, producing the talent, knowledge and solutions to serve industry and benefit society – all to create a more prosperous future.
Submit Your 2024 Application by January 15
Applications for 2024 undergraduate programs are now open. Be sure to apply by the deadline of January 15, 2024.
A top research university with a high ROI and recognized by Carnegie as an R1 “very high research activity” university
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On average, 96% of graduates have positive outcomes following graduation, such as securing a job or advancing to graduate school
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Take a tour of our beautiful campus in Golden, Colorado, nestled in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains.
Rocking the headlines: the latest news at Mines
12 student teams across North America to design, build, test and integrate an advanced EV battery into a future Stellantis vehicle.
Department of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey and Mines officials celebrate start of construction.
Expand your network
941 organizations posted 3,360 jobs in Diggernet from 2021-2022
Future-proof your career
Top ranked best return on investment (ROI) Payscale, Georgetown University
Advance your education
19% of Mines graduates continue with advanced education
Mines: The College Tour
Meet some of Mines’ students and an inspiring professor and learn about our university. Discover more about our exceptional academics and faculty, welcoming location and campus life, global focus, entrepreneurial and innovative mindset, unparalleled industry connections and numerous opportunities to change the world for the better.