Students eating pizza during Connect at The Rec event in 2018

10 things to do this weekend: Buff Meetups, 'Stranger Things' laser show, more

Aug. 26, 2021

This weekend brings ice bumper cars, Drag Queen Bingo, yoga and fitness classes, a free screening of “Fast & Furious 9,” a Chautauqua hike for grad students and more.

Students visiting the UMC pre-COVID

5 reasons to visit the UMC

Aug. 26, 2021

Visit the “heart of campus” for a bite to eat, free entertainment, retail shopping, free Wi-Fi or just to hang out. Here's what you need to know to make the most of this iconic building.

Chip hanging out during move-in.

10 things to do this week: Be Involved Fair and more

Aug. 23, 2021

This week brings to campus numerous Fall Welcome events, Health Huts, a campus sustainability tour, BuffStreet on The Hill, CUnity Fest and more.

Students jumping off stairs at Farrand Field on the CU Boulder campus.

Becoming a Buff: Checklist of must-do things on and around campus

Aug. 20, 2021

Starting your first year at CU is really exciting especially when there are many things to do on campus and in Boulder. To make it fun, we've made a list of things to do, places to visit and experiences to live to get to know your new home.

Be Involved Fair

Find community and connect at the Be Involved Fair Aug. 25

Aug. 20, 2021

It’s the first day of classes and what better way to start off the semester than by thinking about how you’d like to get involved outside of your academics. You can start by attending the Be Involved Fair.

A classroom on the CU Boulder campus

Senior Auditors program available this fall

Aug. 18, 2021

Whether you want to brush up on Shakespeare sonnets or learn something completely new, you can do it by auditing CU Boulder classes tuition-free.

Students sit outside of Rush Bowls on The Hill

Food favorites to check out on The Hill

Aug. 17, 2021

Hungry for the weekend? Check out some of the best bets on The Hill for pizza, coffee, sweets, subs and more.

Buffs Back Together faculty and staff appreciation event at CU Boulder.

Buffs Back Together event celebrates faculty, staff and grad students’ return to campus

Aug. 12, 2021

More than 1,500 faculty, staff and graduate students attended the Buffs Back Together event on Farrand Field, where they were treated to lunch, a variety of sweet treats, yard games, music, giveaways, canine companions and face-to-face conversations with colleagues.

Starry sky

A beginner’s guide to stargazing in Colorado

Aug. 9, 2021

With the annual Perseid meteor shower quickly approaching, Fiske Planetarium’s Francisco “Tito” Salas spoke with CU Boulder Today about stargazing, sharing tips for beginners and his viewing outlook for the meteor shower.

Sorority sisters pose for photo with Chip the buffalo

Should you join a fraternity or sorority? Here are some reasons to consider it

Aug. 5, 2021

Whether you want to stay focused on school, grow future career opportunities or be part of a lifelong community, participating in fraternity and sorority recruitment can open a world of possibilities. Read from students who are part of Greek life at CU.