New Students

Welcome to your new home in Golden, Colorado!

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.


Important Dates for Fall 2018

  • April 1 – May 15: Must complete a housing application and sign your housing contract during this time
  • April 1 – May 3: Applications for Theme Learning Communities (TLCs) must be completed during this time
  • May 1: Deadline to request any housing accommodations must be made through Student Disability Services
  • August 14th: Theme Learning Community move-in
  • August 16th: Move-In Day for all incoming students not in a TLC

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