Boulder is a mid-sized city with small town charm and has a lot to offer visitors and residents alike. We boast a lively cultural and foodie scene and an almost endless supply of outdoor activities. Some of our staff's favorite things to do include:
The Denver Zoo, Natural History Museum, Elitch Gardens, Mile High Stadium and Buell Theatre are just a few of the attractions in Denver. Your university-provided Eco Pass will allow you to hop on a bus in Boulder and get to Denver easily and for free! You can enjoy a Denver Broncos or Rockies game in Denver or tour one of the many breweries that call Denver home.
Some staff favorites:
Denver is also within driving distance to mountain towns like Vail, Breckenridge, Aspen, Telluride and Durango where there are lots of outdoor activities including skiing, snowboarding, tubing and white water rafting.
Housing for live-off positions
Rental and home ownership costs have grown in Colorado over the last decade. Due shifting housing market in Boulder, 50% of our staff live in the neighboring towns. You'll find several great towns within a 45 minute commute to campus. For more information on these towns, please check the U.S. Census data for those areas.