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Library Services. Connect with your subject specialist; arrange research consultations; use group study rooms, software programs and study carrels in libraries.
SitterCity. Find (or offer your services as) pre-screened babysitters, nannies, elder care providers, tutors and more.
Health & Wellness Services. Services include primary care, psychological health, sports medicine, women’s health and peer education.
Writing Center. Free tutoring services to students from across disciplines.
Activities and Groups
CU-Prime. Graduate-student-run group in the Physics Department promoting an inclusive, supportive and diverse community in STEM through undergraduate-level research seminars and mentorship.
Forever Buffs. Students become lifelong members of the Alumni Association the day they set foot on campus. As a Forever Buff, you can explore networking opportunities and participate in student-alumni events.
Forum on Science, Ethics, and Policy (FOSEP). A multidisciplinary organization of graduate and professional students and postdocs, FOSEP works to build bridges between science and society and to foster leaders who are prepared to apply specialized expertise to 21st-century challenges.
Hit the trails. The city of Boulder is surrounded by more than 45,000 acres of protected open space and has over 300 miles of bikeways that run through town.
Skiing and snowboarding. Excellent downhill ski areas are a relatively short distance from Boulder. National forest and park service lands are open to cross-country skiers wherever there’s snow.
STEMinar. An interdisciplinary seminar by and for graduate students in STEM disciplines.
STEM Routes: Founded and run by traditionally under-represented and first-generation graduate students who faced systemic discrimination in building their STEM careers. STEM Routes is their effort to serve as the mentors they wish they had.
Student Recreation Center. A 300,000-square-foot facility with four pools, an ice rink, climbing wall, aerobics studios, intramural and club sports, etc. Membership is included in student fees.