Living on Campus

Living on campus is not only a rite of passage – it’s also one of the best ways to ensure your success. Being a Mines student is definitely a team sport and living on campus helps you build your team and that team will help put you on the path to earning a college degree and graduating into a meaningful life. You’ll make lifelong friends, meet study partners, and dive headfirst into campus life.

Being a college student is a lot of work but it’s also pretty great. We are here to make sure that you get the best possible start on your college journey.

Contact Us

Residence Life
Phone: (303) 869-LIFE(5433)
Toll Free: (800) 446-9488 x5433
Fax: (303) 384-2261
Location: Campus Living Office (Elm Hall)

Office Hours

Campus Living Office: Monday-Friday, 8 am – 5 pm

Mines Park Apartments Housing Office: Monday-Friday, 8 am – 7 pm  and Saturday-Sunday, 10 am – 2 pm

Residence Halls Desk Hours: Monday-Friday, 10 am – 8 pm  and Saturday-Sunday, 11 am – 4 pm and 6 – 8 pm


Important Housing Dates

Move in dates for the 2018-2019 academic year:

First-year students:

  • Themed Learning Community members and International Students: August 14, 10 am - 4 pm
  • All other members of the class of 2022: August 16, 8 am - 4 pm
  • Fall athletes: your coach will have sent you information about your move-in dates. Please talk with them for instructions.

Upper-class students living in Maple Hall:

  • Move in starts on August 17. Plan on arriving during business hours (8 am - 8 pm) to get your key and move in instructions.
    We cannot accommodate you if you arrive before 8 am or after 8 pm.

Weekend Residence Hall Move In Hours:

  • If you arrive for move in over the weekend, desk hours are 11 am - 4 pm and 6 pm - 8 pm.

New Mines Park Residents:

  • Move in starts at 8 am on August 1.
    You may move in any date after August 1 but must arrive during business hours (8 am - 6 pm) to be checked in.
    We cannot accommodate you if you arrive outside of business hours.

Housing Application Deadlines

Housing Application for Residence Halls: April 1 – May 15

Application for Theme Learning Communities: April 1 – May 3

All incoming students will be assigned a date and time slot during the month of June to self-select hall and room. Dates and times are based on the Admissions Enrollment Deposit date.



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Campus Safety

Summer Housing