Maria Alsubhi, CU Boulder Class of 2022

The Buff Life: How to Find Your Place

My name is Maria Alsubhi and I am a freshman International Student at the University of Colorado Boulder, studying Ecology and Evolutionary Biology with minors in Sociology and Leadership (through the President’s Leadership Class). Here is a little insight into my path to Boulder and my experience at CU so...

Corey Novak

Choosing the Right Spring Visit Program

As you begin to narrow down your top college choices, a visit to campus can be crucial in helping make that final decision. The place you choose is the place you will call home for the next four years; it’s the place where you will sleep, eat, breathe, socialize and...

Explore Your Housing Options

Congratulations on being #BoulderBound! Now that you’ve chosen to be a Buff, it’s time to choose housing for your first year on campus. At CU Boulder, we strive to provide exceptional and memorable living environments to our students, and you can learn all of our on-campus housing opportunities on the...

Jonathon Sawyer, Transfer Admission Counselor, Office of Admissions, Jonathon.Sawyer@colorado.edu

5 Reasons Transfer Students Love Life as a Buff

As a student considering a transfer to CU Boulder, you have a bit more experience under your belt, and likely have a strong sense of who you want to be as a future Buff. There is no “one size fits all” at CU Boulder, and that is part of what...

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Regular Decision: 6 Things International Students Need to Know

1. CU Boulder’s Regular Decision (RD) deadline is January 15. We are looking for your Common Application including 1 Common App Essay, your CU Boulder Writing Supplement (don’t miss that separate “submit” button), 9th-12th grade transcripts, and a letter of recommendation to be submitted by January 15. Once you’ve submitted...

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Top 5 tips for a smooth transfer for military students

In honor of Veterans Day, we invited a current military student to talk about her experience transferring to CU Boulder. Kristyn Sample is an Aerospace Engineering major from Columbia, MO who transferred to CU Boulder from a community college in Kansas City. In addition to pursuing her engineering degree and...

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CU In Your Country - Latin America

I just completed my fall travel and was fortunate to visit students in various parts of Latin America. While I didn’t get to visit all the countries in my territory (I’m looking at you, Canada, the Caribbean, and the rest of Latin America), I do hope to visit in the...

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Life at CU Boulder as an international transfer student

My name is Xuefei and I am an international transfer student who is currently studying at the University of Colorado Boulder. I spent a year and a half at Onondaga Community College in Syracuse, New York prior to applying to become a Buff. I was accepted in the fall of...

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Top 7 Things to Know Before the Application Deadline

You’ve already done the hard work. You’ve finished most of the classes. You’ve taken the tests. You’ve joined the clubs. You’ve played the sports. And now, you just have to tell us about it in your application. With this frame of mind, read on for a few tips to help...

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CU Boulder in your country, Q&A

Hello Future Buffs! I just returned from traveling across the globe, and I’m excited to share with you some insights about my time abroad and what makes CU Boulder so special. 1. Where are you right now? I just returned from 3 weeks in the Middle East and I am...

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