Students visiting the UMC pre-COVID

6 things to know about the UMC

Jan. 19, 2023

Known as the campus “living room,” thousands of people visit the University Memorial Center every day to grab a bite to eat, enjoy free entertainment, study with free WiFi or just hang out! Here's what you need to know to make the most of this iconic building.

Student biking on campus in the snow

Tips for getting around campus and Boulder with ease

Jan. 17, 2023

Whether new to campus or returning for the spring semester, you can get around campus or nearby destinations by bike, bus, on foot or other modes of transportation.

Students eating in one of the campus dining halls

Maximize your campus dining experience

Jan. 13, 2023

With 15 locations across campus, there are many convenient options for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Whether you’re starting your first semester or need a refresher of the diverse dining choices on campus, here are some tips to help you explore food options.

Students outside of the CU Book Store

All about ordering textbooks

Jan. 10, 2023

Placing a textbook order with the CU Book Store is the fast, easy and convenient way to get all of the correct course materials for your classes, guaranteed. Learn more.

House in North Boulder

Tips for next year’s housing search

Jan. 10, 2023

Thinking about where you’d like to live next year can be exciting and less stressful when you get a head start. As you begin your search, here are a few tips and resources.

Sorority sisters volunteer during move-in

3 perks of finding your home away from home in Greek life

Jan. 10, 2023

Fraternity & Sorority Life recruitment is happening this month. Joining a fraternity or sorority allows you to have a place where you can be yourself and feel right at home. Here are some additional perks of making Greek life your home away from home.

Students working in groups

Tips for managing conflict with classmates

Nov. 28, 2022

Conflict happens. When it comes to a final project, report or grade in class, disagreements between your group members can be a hindrance to your work. Get tips for using conflict to have healthy discussions and stop disagreements before they become unmanageable.

Student leaving campus with suitcase

Before you leave for fall break

Nov. 11, 2022

Many campus services including dining, bus transportation and residence hall front desk hours will be reduced throughout fall break. Whether you live on or off campus, review some reminders and tips before you leave town.

Residential house in North Boulder

Before you sign a lease, review this checklist

Nov. 9, 2022

It may be tempting to skim through a lease, but you could miss important information or an opportunity to negotiate more favorable terms. With many students preparing to sign a lease for next year’s housing, here are some things to know.

Aerial view of University Hill in Boulder

Positive steps to take if you get in trouble on or off campus

Nov. 1, 2022

If you recognize that you made a mistake, CU Boulder has the resources to help you right your wrongs and grow from the experience. Here are some positive steps you can take if you have gotten in trouble on or off campus.