Fall Commencement

Information For Grads and Families
The Fall 2017 undergraduate and graduate ceremonies will be held Dec. 15 at Lockridge Arena. Visit commencement.mines.edu for important information for graduates and families!

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  • Commencement December 15, 2017
    Commencement is a time of celebration for Colorado School of Mines, our graduates and their families. Steeped in tradition, commencement is one of the most honored and revered events of the year. It i …
  • Fall 2017 Semester Ends December 15, 2017
    Visit the academic calendar for more information.
  • Economics & Business Graduation Celebration December 15, 2017
    The Division of Economics and Business invites it’s graduating students and their families to a graduation celebration. If you are current student in EB you are invited at well! Please RSVP to B …
  • Winter Break December 18, 2017
    Have a safe and wonderful winter break! Catch up on sleep, hit the slopes or enjoy some hot chocolate around a warm fireplace! We will see you back here for the first day of classes on January 9!
  • Campus Wide Network Outage: Tuesday, Dec 26, 2017 December 26, 2017
    The campus network will be off-line for major maintenance Tuesday, December 26, 2017.  Work will begin at 8 a.m. and is expected to take much of the day. The wired and wireless networks networks will …