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With many neighboring towns in Boulder’s backyard, and Denver less than an hour away, opportunities for living and exploring are limitless. Whether you want a bigger-city feel, or a smaller town feel, there's a perfect fit for you.
Find out what living in Boulder is like and learn all about what the city has to offer.
If you don't plan on living right in Boulder, there are plenty of living options in the surrounding areas to meet all your needs.
From childcare to buying and renting a home, we have your guide to all the resources you'll need to get settled as a new employee at CU Boulder.
"Public University for Sustainability" — Princeton Review 2017
"College Town in America" — Business Insider 2017
"City in the US for Well-Being" — Time Magazine 2017
Happiest City in the United States — National Geographic, October 2017
#9 Most Underrated Food City in America – BuzzFeed, June 2017
Smartest City in America – Bloomberg, October 2017