Back to Class

Mines welcomes students back to campus for Spring 2021 learning; more than 70% of classes have in-person component

A New Way to Do Business

Mines launches quantitative, data-driven undergraduate program in Business Engineering and Management Science

What Comes Next

Mines alumni among scientists and engineers studying and mitigating the aftereffects of natural disasters

Climbing Together

We don’t do solo ascents at Mines. These tools are helping Orediggers stay safe while sticking together.

Back to Class

Mines welcomes students back to campus for Spring 2021 learning; more than 70% of classes have an in-person component

A New Way to Do Business

Mines launches quantitative, data-driven undergraduate program in Business Engineering and Management Science

What Comes Next

Mines alumni among scientists and engineers studying and mitigating the aftereffects of natural disasters

Climbing Together

We don’t do solo ascents at Mines. These tools are helping Orediggers stay safe while sticking together.

Colorado School of Mines is a public research university focused on science and engineering, where students and faculty together address the great challenges society faces today—particularly those related to the Earth, energy and the environment.

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As Colorado School of Mines approaches its 150th anniversary, the institution remains focused on addressing the great challenges society faces today—particularly those related to the Earth, energy and environment

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Mines offers opportunities to engineer solutions to the world’s most pressing challenges, in a setting that’s hard to beat

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We are among the top universities in the U.S. for return on investment, immediately after graduation and decades into the future

A unique name for a unique university

Mines has always been a bit different, so if you’re excited to do something new and big, we should be on your list