Building & Construction Standards

Version 2007

These Standards are only for use by the University of Colorado at Boulder, its consultants and standing-order contractors. They are to be used as a guideline for University of Colorado at Boulder building and construction projects. Consultants shall provide project-specific documents and specification based on code analysis and engineering analysis.

Notice: All projects initiated after July 1 of any given year shall use the most current edition of the standards posted for that date. All projects already underway (signed agreement) prior to July 1 shall continue to use the edition of the standards in use at the time of the project initiation.

Consultants and Contractors must familiarize themselves with the instructions on how to use these standards before utilizing them.

Adopted Codes and Standards

Please visit the following two links for the latest State adopted codes and standards. Additionally, please ensure compliance with the city of Boulder amendments to the International Fire Code.

State Codes and Standards

Colorado Licensing Center Division of Fire Safety