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Broaden Your CU-Boulder Experience

As a CU-Boulder undergraduate you can take part in unique academic programs beyond the classroom which will satisfy your curiosity, enrich your college career, and give you a strong network of colleagues and friends that will last a lifetime.

Enrichment Programs

The University of Colorado Boulder is an exceptional place where talented students from around the world come to enhance their academic experience through a variety of special courses, research opportunities, faculty mentoring, community and service learning, top scholars programs, and more!

Honors Programs

Honors Programs bring the best teachers at CU-Boulder together with high-achieving students, who are seeking the challenge of becoming more critical and analytical thinkers.

Study Abroad

Experience the world firsthand. Choose from more than 300 programs in more than 70 countries and earn credit toward your CU-Boulder degree while taking classes abroad. More information >>

Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP)

Apply for funding to do research or creative work with faculty in all disciplines. More information >>

Professional and Academic Conference Endowment (PACE)

PACE provides funding, support and mentoring to qualified undergraduates to present their work at conferences. Find out more >>

Residential Academic Programs (RAPs)

Engage in a shared learning and living experience in a community setting. Take selected courses in your residence hall, make friends who share similar interests, participate in educational and social events, and develop ideas in a small community of students. More information >>

Leeds Scholars Program

This program provides Leeds School of Business students with a rigorous academics, a community of peers, mentorship opportunities, merit scholarships, and specialized advising and professional development opportunities. Go>>

Puksta Scholars

Be actively involved in an intensive, year-long civic project that serves a local community. More information >>

Norlin Scholars

Receive an education tailored to fit your interests and goals in any of CU-Boulder's undergraduate colleges or schools. Learn more>>

CU-LEAD Alliance and Scholarship Program

Come together with students, faculty, and staff to promote a diverse community committed to educational excellence.  More information >>

Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC)

Combine your academic study with a military officer’s education program and the option of serving in a regular or reserve commission after graduation.

Presidents Leadership Class (PLC)

Participate in one of the nation’s premier leadership programs and work with students who want to make a difference within themselves and their community. More information >>

Bioscience Undergraduate Research Skills and Training (BURST)

Earn an hourly wage while gaining research experience.  More information >>

Active Learning Program

Participate in enrichment experiences and partnerships with individual faculty and professionals in discovery (research), service, and professional (internships and co-ops) learning. More information >>

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