Midyear Commencement

Congratulations Class of 2017!
Mines awarded 239 bachelor’s, 175 master’s and 63 doctoral degrees at the midyear commencement ceremonies on Dec. 15. See video and photos for undergraduates and graduates at commencement.mines.edu.


Design your life

Passion + Action = Bright Future
Mines is an innovative, modern campus, working toward tackling new problems, fostering an entrepreneurial mindset and maintaining an enhanced sense of responsibility to promote positive change in the world.

CoorsTek Center

Changing The Future Of Research
The new CoorsTek Center for Applied Science and Engineering will change the way we think about interdisciplinary and collaborative discovery.

Education and research in engineering and science to solve the world’s challenges related to the earth, energy and the environment.”

Request Information

Want to learn more about attending Colorado School of Mines?

Explore Our Degrees

We have nearly 70 degree programs that will prepare you to make a difference in the world.

Visit Mines

The best way to experience all that Mines–and Golden–have to offer is to visit our beautiful campus in person. Sign up for a campus tour today and get a behind-the-scenes look from one of our student ambassadors.

Looking for quick links to pertinent information? We’ve got you covered!


  • Software Carpentry Workshop @ Mines January 20, 2018
    If you’re struggling with how to make your data analysis more reproducible and automated, this is the workshop for you. The Mines Carpentries Team and Arthur Lakes Library are offering a free two-day …
  • Mindful Mondays January 22, 2018
    Mindful Mondays is a weekly drop-in mindfulness and meditation group open to everyone at Mines. Brief meditations are facilitated by Mines students/staff; no experience necessary. Come learn the benef …
  • Physics colloquium: Alison Lakin, Univ. of Colo-Denver/Anschutz Medical Campus January 23, 2018
    Alison Lakin, RN, LLB, LLM, PhD Associate Vice Chancellor for Regulatory Compliance University of Colorado Denver / Anschutz Medical Campus “The Responsible Conduct of Science – Is Conflict of I …
  • Heiland Lecture: Dr. Hendratta Ali January 24, 2018
     “Apprenticeship programs to foster student’s professional development” Dr. Hendratta Ali, Associate Professor of Geosciences (Petroleum Geology)   Geoscience related disciplines serve interests …
  • Energy Seminar Series: Samo Bilbao y Leon January 24, 2018
    Sama Bilbao y León, PhD, MBA Director of Nuclear Engineering Programs, Associate Professor Department of Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering Virginia Commonwealth University Abstract If nuclear power i …