Visit Employee Services for complete step-by-step instructions, forms and deadlines.

Apply for Admission

Apply to a Degree Program

Employees and dependents who are applying for a degree on the Boulder Main Campus must apply for and be granted admission to CU Boulder like all other students. Visit the Office of Admissions for deadlines and additional information.

Apply as a Nondegree Student

Employees enrolling for classes informally must complete the Faculty/Staff Nondegree Application within established deadlines.

Complete the Tuition Assistance Benefit Application (Every Semester)

After applying for admission, complete the Tuition Assistant Benefit Application by following the instructions at Employee Services Tuition Benefit - CU Boulder (scroll down to Tuition Assistance Steps and Deadlines > Apply for the tuition assistance benefit).

  • The benefit application for employees or dependents must be completed by the employee every semester or term.
  • If your dependent is not listed on your CU health, dental or life insurance, you must submit a Dependent Eligibility Verification Form and attach approval of verification to your Tuition Assistance Benefit Application.