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NeST Mission

New Student & Transition Services (NeST) provides experiential programming for new students and their support networks to ensure a smooth transition into the Mines community, a sense of belonging, and a connection to campus resources. Through engaging courses and programming, NeST staff and student leaders provide an introduction to Mines traditions, expectations, and opportunities for success, and create connections across campus and the local community. 

Our Vision

To provide our new students and their support networks with a thorough and transformative transition experience, knowledge of resources, and sense of community while establishing a strong affinity for Mines.

Our Values

Respect of Self & Others, Collaboration, Leadership, Appreciation of Difference, Inclusion, and Innovation