Old Main

Then and Now: Old Main

When it opened, Old Main included living quarters for the president and his family, plus classrooms, a library, laboratories and rooms for the building custodian and his family.

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THEN — July 31, 1919

From its earliest days, CU Boulder educated men and women both. But it wasn’t until 1934 that the first largescale women’s dormitory opened.

CU doorways

Poster Contest Winners

Jan. 24, 2018

The first 10 alumni to correctly guess at least seven of our featured campus doorways.

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Social Buffs – Winter 2017

Dec. 1, 2017

Eerie fog greets campus on Halloween.

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Doorways of CU Boulder

Dec. 1, 2017

There are more than 360 buildings at CU Boulder and thousands of doorways. Have you strolled through some of these?

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10 Places to Read a Book on Campus

10 great places to cozy up and read a book around the CU Boulder campus.


Campus Photo of the Week

Sept. 11, 2017

The school year is back in full swing.

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Campus Photo of the Week

On Aug. 22-24, CU Boulder welcomed the Class of 2021 as well as all returning Buffs for campus move-in.


Campus Photo of the Week

May 30, 2017

As students conclude a day of classes at CU Boulder, the sun ambushes the sky with brilliant colors as it sets behind the Rocky Mountains. This photo was captured over Kittredge ponds on the southern edge of campus.

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Campus Photo of the Week

May 22, 2017

Students taking a Maymester course on campus trudged through a mid-May snow storm that blanketed campus with heavy snow beginning Thursday, May 18. By Saturday morning, the sun was back and the campus landscape appeared green and lush.