Student Life at Mines

Colorado School of Mines’ inclusive, welcoming community provides many opportunities to get involved and make lifelong friends. We want you to feel at home and are committed to supporting a safe and engaging campus environment that allows all students to find success academically and socially.

Take advantage of everything Student Life has to offer—choose from 200+ student organizations, join an intercollegiate or intramural sports team, find new ways to use your creativity with several artistic avenues or adventure in the great outdoors and the City of Golden.

It’s all here waiting for you. Get involved. Have fun. Embrace being an Oredigger.

Move-in day at Mines


New Students

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Advising & Tutoring

E-Days Celebration


Get Involved, Get Connected

student and recruiter talking at career fair


Career Services & On-Campus Employment

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Health & Wellness

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Living on Campus

Students Paddle Boarding


Sports & Recreation

students performing in musical


Arts on Campus

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Ask for Help, Receive Support

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Campus Bookstore

Campus Dining


Parking Services

Plan an Event


Life in Golden