Mines Park

Student Apartments

Mines Park is an apartment complex that was built to provide convenient, affordable housing for the expanding Mines’ community. The complex has apartments for both single undergraduate and graduate students and families. There are one, two, and three-bedroom units for single students and one and two-bedroom units for families. The Apartments at Mines Park are located at the southwest corner of 6th Avenue and 19th Street, at the base of Mt. Zion. It is about a 10-minute walk to campus.  

Important Phone Numbers
  • For locks-outs or other assistance 24/7, please call the on-call Community Assistant: 303-808-2446
  • For additional assistance or apartment questions please visit the Mines Park Housing Office from 8 am – 7 pm Monday-Friday, and 10 am – 2 pm Saturday-Sunday
  • Samantha Ralston, Residence Life Coordinator for Mines Park Apartments: (303) 273-3922
Mines Park Rates 2019-2020

Residents are responsible for their Xcel Utilities. Rates below include laundry, internet, TV streaming services (Philo Edu, HBOGo, & MaxGo), water and trash.

All apartment rates are per month per unit. The following rates have been approved by the Board of Trustees for the 2019-2020 academic year.

Family Housing

One-Bedroom Family Unit: $1,244.00 per month

Two-Bedroom Family Unit: $1,418.00 per month

Single Students

Once Bedroom Unit: $1,244.00 per month

Two-Bedroom Unit: $1,704.000 per month ($852.00 per person per month)

Three-Bedroom Unit: $2,337.00 ($779.00 per person per month)

Mines Park Rates 2020-2021

Residents at Mines Park Apartments are responsible for their own Xcel Utilities. The proposed rates listed below include laundry, internet, TV streaming services, water and trash.

All apartment rates are per month per unit. The following rates have been proposed and pending approval by the Board of Trustees for the 2020-2021 academic year. Please note: these rates are subject to change until approved.

Family Housing

One-Bedroom Family Unit: $1,294.00 per month

Two-Bedroom Family Unit: $1,476.00 per month

Single Students

One-Bedroom Unit: $1,294.00 per month

Two-Bedroom Unit: $1,772.00 per month ($886.00 per person per month)

Three-Bedroom Unit: $2,430.00 ($810.00 per person per month)

Mines Park Apartment Details
  • All apartments are unfurnished
  • Kitchens are equipped with a full-size refrigerator, dishwasher, and an oven and range
  • One, Two, and Three-Bedroom Units for Single Undergraduate Students and Graduate Students
  • One or Two-Bedroom Units for Family Housing
  • Community Center 1 & 2 – Residents have the ability to reserve Community Center 1 for programs, events, and gatherings.
  • Philo – streaming television services
  • Wired and wireless internet access
  • Laundry facilities in both Community Center 1 & 2
  • Mines Park Parking Permit
  • Community Programs and Events
  • Recreational areas and green space
  • Maintenance
  • Transportation: RTD
  • Utilities: Everything is included, except Xcel Energy (energy & gas)
  • Air Conditioned Units in 2000s buildings (A/C is not included in the 1800s and 1900s buildings)
  • Heating in all apartment units
  • Trash and recycling receptacles
  • Safe walking distance to campus

Apartment Buildings

Total # Years Students Can Reside in Their Unit

Community Centers Featuring Laundry Facilities, Television Lounge, Study Area & Kitchen

Required Meal Plans (Voluntary Meal Plan Options Available)

Unit Layouts
One-Bedroom Apartment Layouts

One-Bedroom Units 1-112 (1800 and 1900/Family Buildings)

One-Bedroom Units 113-272 (2000 Buildings)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Two-Bedroom Apartment Layouts

Two-Bedroom Units 1-112 (1800 and 1900/Family Buildings)

Two-Bedroom Units 113-272 (2000 Buildings)

 

 

 

Three-Bedroom Apartment Layouts

Three-Bedroom Units 1-112 (1800 Buildings)

Three-Bedroom Units 113-272 (2000 Buildings)

 

 

 

 

 

 

FAQ
Map

MINES PARK – MINERS SPUR (BUILDINGS: 1805, 1807, 1809, 1811, 1813, 1815)

MINES PARK – TANGENT WAY (BUILDINGS: 1901, 1903 & 1905) – FAMILY HOUSING

MINES PARK – DIGGER DRIVE (BUILDINGS: 1907, 1909, 1911, 1913) – FAMILY HOUSING

MINES PARK – INFINITY CIRCLE (BUILDINGS: 2001, 2003 – (GRAD), 2005 – (GRAD), 2007, 2009 – (GRAD), 2011, 2013, 2015, 2017, 2019, 2021, 2023, 2025, 2027)

Mines Park Map

Proposed Lease

To view the Proposed Mines Park Student Housing Lease Agreement (“Lease”), please select one of the options below:

Please note that the proposed leases provided above are for informational purposes only and are not to be taken as a legal form of any current or valid Mines Park Student Housing Lease Agreement.

Mines Park Features

In addition to hosting a convenient and involved living experience, the Apartments at Mines Park offer a wide variety of additional features. The following features and services listed below are all offered to Mines Park residents:

  • Community Center 1 & 2 – Residents have the ability to reserve Community Center 1 for programs, events and gatherings.
  • Philo – streaming television services
  • Wired and wireless internet access
  • Laundry facilities in both Community Center 1 & 2
  • Mines Park Parking Permit
  • Community Programs and Events
  • Recreational areas and green space
  • Maintenance
  • Transportation: RTD
  • Utilities: Everything is included, except Xcel Energy (energy & gas)
  • Air Condition units in 2000s buildings (A/C is not included in the 1800s and 1900s buildings)
  • Heating in all apartment units
  • Trash and recycling receptacles
  • Safe walking distance to campus
What is included in rent?

Mines pays for water, sewer, public area lighting, trash removal, snow removal, streaming television service (Philo), parking and wired or wireless connection to the Mines network.

Does rent include all utilities?

No. Upon move-in, student will contact Xcel Energy to transfer utilities into his/her name(s). Xcel is the utility provider for both gas and electric.

Do I have to have a parking permit to park at Mines Park?
Yes, a parking pass is required to park at Mines Park, 7am-5pm, Monday through Friday. For more questions on the Campus Parking Policy, contact Parking Services at 303-273-3100 or visit www.mines.edu/parking. In single student apartments, one Mines Park parking permit per resident is included. Residents of single student apartments are permitted to have one vehicle at Mines Park. In family housing, one Mines Park parking permit per unit is included. Residents living in family housing with an adult may have two (2) vehicles at Mines Park provided both vehicles are properly registered with Parking Services; both vehicles must display a parking permit. The Mines Park parking permit allows the permit holder to park a vehicle in the residential areas of Mines Park only. No other campus permits are not available for Mines Park Residents. Residents are subject to all policies contained in the Colorado School of Mines Vehicle Operation and Parking Policy.
 
Can visitors to Mines Park residents get a parking permit?

Parking Services provides FREE temporary parking permits for short-term visitors. Residents should bring the license plate number of their visitors vehicle and we will issue a temporary permit for Mines Park so they are not ticketed for not having a permit, if they happen to be visiting during our enforcement hours.

I am unable to connect to the wireless internet. What should I do?

If you are having trouble using your computer to access the internet on the Mines wireless network, or if you think that a wired Ethernet port in your apartment is not working, contact CCIT at 303-273-3431.

What do I do if I have locked myself out of my apartment?

You have a few options. If you have locked yourself out during business hours (Monday-Friday 8:00am-7:00pm, Saturday-Sunday 10:00am-5:00pm) stop by the Mines Park Housing Office for assistance.

If you have locked yourself out during before or after business hours, you will need to call the Community Assistant on call at (303) 808-2446.  The Community Assistant on call will assist you with your lock out.

If you do lock yourself out of your unit or bedroom, you will be charged a $30.00 penalty fee.  This charge will be put on your account within a few weeks to a month after the lockout has occurred.  It is highly suggested and encouraged that all resident carry their keys on them at all times.

Do the apartments come furnished?

No, the Apartments at Mines Park do not come furnished. Students will need to provide their own furniture. Main kitchen appliances are provided (i.e. refrigerator, stove/oven, dishwasher).

Is any type of smoking allowed?

No. The Apartments at Mines Park are strictly smoke free. This includes hookahs and any other smoking devices. Smoking must be done 25 feet away from any Mines building.

Are pets allowed?

No. The only exception is harmless aquatic life kept in appropriate domains, not to exceed 10 gallons.

Are window air conditioners or satellite dishes allowed?

No. However, you may purchase a portable floor model air conditioner to be used in your unit. Under no circumstances are any objects allowed to hang or protrude outside of the apartment windows.

Do the apartments have storage units?

Apartments on Infinity Circle have a secure storage closet outside of their unit. Units in the 1800 and 1900 buildings have space inside their unit to store their belongings.

What kitchen appliances are included?

Units include a stove, dishwasher and refrigerator. You must bring any additional appliances you may require.

Mines Park Apartments Addresses

Mailing & Physical Addresses
Mines Park – Miners Spur
(Buildings: 1805, 1807, 1809, 1811, 1813, 1815)
Recipient’s Name
Colorado School of Mines Building #___
Miners Spur – Unit #___
Golden, Colorado 80401

Mines Park – Tangent Way
(Buildings: 1901 & 1905)
Recipient’s Name
Colorado School of Mines Building #___
Tangent Way – Unit #___
Golden, Colorado 80401

Mines Park – Digger Drive
(Buildings: 1907, 1909, 1911, 1913)
Recipient’s Name
Colorado School of Mines Building #___
Digger Drive – Unit #___
Golden, Colorado 80401

Mines Park – Infinity Circle
(Buildings: 2003, 2005, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2013, 2015, 2017, 2019, 2021, 2023, 2025, 2027)
Recipient’s Name
Colorado School of Mines Building #___
Infinity Circle – Unit #___
Golden, Colorado 80401

 

Sophomore Housing Options

The Apartments at Mines Park are one of three sophomore housing options for the Class of 2023 during the 2020-2021 academic year. Learn more about 1750 Jackson and Maple Hall for Sophomore Housing!