Admission to the Department of Aerospace Engineering is organized by the College of Engineering in coordination with the Boulder campus Office of Admissions. For general details on admissions see the following links:


The University Admissions office offers guided campus tours Monday - Friday throughout the year. The College of Engineering also hosts guided tours of the Engineering Center building Monday - Friday throughout the year. These tours are free, and no reservations are required. Additional information is available on the college's Visit Us page.

CU Boulder also offers a variety of all-day visit programs. These include the CU Boulder Engineering Sampler, Be a CU Student for a Day, and programs designed for students who are underrepresented in the engineering fields. Pre-registration is required for all full-day events. The Admissions office has registration information and specific dates on their Visit Campus page.

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Ready to apply but want to learn more about the deadlines, admission requirements, minimum academic standards, AP or IP credit and the financial details?

What’s Next After Acceptance?

You’ve been accepted to the program and now want to know what is next? First we want to offer congratulations on a job well done! The first step in the process is to confirm your plan to enter into the program. 

In early June, the undergraduate coordinator will begin contacting all new freshman and transfer students via email to coordinate orientation and start developing your personalized academic plan.