Congratulations on your Admission

Congratulations on your admission to the Outdoor Recreation Economy program at the University of Colorado Boulder! We’re thrilled to welcome you to our community and offer you the knowledge, skills and professional credentials to help you meet your goals. The following information provides you with everything you need to get started on your academic journey at CU Boulder regardless of whether you are pursuing the master’s degree, a certificate or an individual course or workshop.

  • Complete the New Student Checklist,
  • Explore financial aid options,
  • Meet the program’s key faculty and staff.

New program information and resources will be updated on this page throughout the year, so we encourage you to bookmark it for your convenience. In addition to the information in this section, you will receive email communications from the program as well as messages from various campus offices that will assist you as an incoming student.

If you have questions about anything related to the program, please email us at We are here to help and look forward to getting to know you.