JR Payne

Payne named CU Women's Basketball coach

March 28, 2016

JR Payne, who led Santa Clara University to its first winning record since 2008, has been named the eighth head women’s basketball coach in University of Colorado history, athletic director Rick George announced Monday.ned a five-year contract and the hire will become official pending approval of CU’s Board of Regents, as is the case with all high-profile campus positions.

Group photo of CU Board of Regents

Board of Regents meeting covers tuition proposals, new degrees, facilities and more

Feb. 19, 2016

At its regular meeting on Thursday and Friday at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs, the University of Colorado Board of Regents heard tuition proposals for the 2016-17 academic year, approved changes to CU-Boulder academic programs, approved new contracts for CU-Boulder head coaches and more.

With Colorado's Mount Sopris in the background, water flows along the Roaring Fork River

CU Athletics to tap into fans’ help for water conservation, restoration

Jan. 27, 2016

Spectators at home basketball games will be prompted to text a pledge to conserve water a s part of CU-Boulder's new Water for the West campaign. For every pledge received, CU Athletics will restore 1,000 gallons of water to the Colorado River Basin through a partnership with the Change the Course initiative.

Boulder Campus Staff Council: Chancellor DiStefano, Claire Figel, Beth Kroger, Polly Pollard, Suzanne Stafford and Ceal Barry

Staff Council Update: Employees of the Year recognized at recent basketball game

Jan. 26, 2016

The Jan. 22 matchup between Colorado women's basketball and Oregon had some special guests in attendance - 2015 Chancellor’s Employees of the Year recipients Claire Figel, Amin Gheysar, Beth Kroger, Polly Pollard and Suzanne Stafford.

 Jesse Mahoney

New Head Volleyball Coach Jesse Mahoney

Dec. 18, 2015

Jesse Mahoney has been named the fifth head volleyball coach in University of Colorado history, athletic director Rick George announced Wednesday.

CU Traditions: Homecoming 101

Oct. 7, 2015

CU-Boulder will be celebrating Homecoming Weekend Oct. 15-18. Join in on the 101-year-old tradition of fun, reconnection and cheering for the Buffs as they take on the Arizona Wildcats on Saturday, Oct. 17.

Students encouraged to arrive early and wear silver for Saturday's Oregon game

Oct. 1, 2015

Students attending the first Pac-12 conference home football game Saturday against Oregon at 8 p.m. are encouraged to arrive at Folsom Field early to enjoy all the gameday festivities and to wear silver (or gray) as we attempt to stripe the stadium silver and black.

Your student government: Buff 'em up!

Sept. 16, 2015

This Saturday, Sept. 19, marks the annual Rocky Mountain Showdown football game against CSU. From freshman, to seniors, to alumni, we take tremendous pride in our school and our football team.

CU Athletics expands sports sustainability programs

Sept. 8, 2015

Kicking off at this week’s first home football game of the season, CU Athletics this year is increasing its leadership in sports sustainability through several new programs encouraging environmentally friendly behaviors among fans.

CU-Boulder Department of Athletics explores creation of Sports Governance Center

Aug. 31, 2015

The University of Colorado Department of Athletics is embarking on an ambitious new initiative between academics and athletics – the proposed creation of a Sports Governance Center (SGC), which would be among the first of its kind in the nation.