New Mines Students: Getting Started

The following areas should answer most of your questions as you prepare to become an Oredigger!

Admissions: Check that you have completed all of the steps needed to confirm your planned enrollment.

Athletics: Click here if you are a varsity athlete or have questions about being a varsity athlete at Mines.

Bursar’s Office:Details about tuition payments, payment plans, work study and more.

Bookstore: Visit or contact the Mines Bookstore with any book or merchandise inquiries.

Campus Safety: Learn more about the Mines Emergency Alert system and the Mines Community Policing model.

Career Center: Explore and apply for on-campus jobs and student employment opportunities through DiggerNet.

Center for Academic Services and Advising (CASA): Advisors and support are here to aid you through the class registration process.

Counseling Center: Learn about counseling center resources for students. 

Disability Support Services: This is the department on campus that aids and supports classroom accommodations for students who identify as having a disability or learning need.

Financial Aid:  Click here for details regarding financial aid awards, scholarship, and loan details.

New Student & Transition Services: Get the details about all your orientation programs including Launch, Oredigger Camp, and Fall Kickoff! 

Parking Services: Details and policies regarding campus parking.

Registrar’s Office: Details about transfer credits, course equivalency and AP/IB.

Residence Life & Housing: A quick timeline and details regarding living and dining on campus, as well as interactive room layouts.

Student Health and Insurance: Details regarding immunization requirements and deadlines, insurance and insurance waiver deadlines and wellness.


Office of New Student and Transition Services
Campus Living Office, Elm Hall
1795 Elm Street
Golden, CO 80401

Check Your To-Do List

Log into your Applicant Portal and click on the Oredigger Checklist button in the top navigation to see and complete your new student checklist items!