There is no admission fee for the museum.
We are free for all visitors and encourage you to bring a friend.
In 2016, CU Art Museum staff developed a strategic plan for the years 2017, 2018 and 2019. The information in the Museum Advocacy Materials is drawn from that strategic plan and addresses the following strategic imperatives of the University of Colorado Boulder: Shape Tomorrow’s Leaders, Be the Top University for Innovation, Positively Impact Humanity.
We create a university culture that inspires creativity, innovation and original research.
We aim to be an exemplary collecting university art museum that is held in high esteem by our peers.
Improve the accessibility of our collection and exhibitions for CU Boulder students, faculty, staff and the people of Colorado.
By the end of the 2020 academic year, CU Art Museum will:
CU Art Museum is the only museum in the Boulder area and in the University of Colorado system that collects and preserves artworks from across time and culture. We enable learning opportunities for self-discovery and encourage critical thinking around complex cultural issues. For more information about the other seven collecting museums in the region and how they differ from CUAM, please see Appendix A.
The CU Art Museum personnel demonstrate the following core values: