8020 Campus Delivery Fort Collins, CO 80523 970-491-6909
http://www.colostate.edu/about.aspx admissions@colostate.edu
About Colorado State University
  • Year of Foundation 1870
  • Size of Campus 582 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 21,506
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 51%, 49%, 15.9%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $5,256 in-state, $21,366 out-of-state
  • Room and Board $8,744
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $50
  • Enrollment No. 21,204
Colorado State University is one of our nation's leading research universities with world-class research in infectious disease, atmospheric science, clean energy technologies, and environmental science. It was founded in 1870 as the Colorado Agricultural College, six years before the Colorado Territory became a state. Last year, CSU awarded degrees to 6,173 graduates, and this year, it attracted more than $300 million in research funding. Colorado State is a land-grant institution and a Carnegie Doctoral/Research University-Extensive.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of frats 17
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 8
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus N/A
  • Number of students in fraternities 17
  • Percent students who are frat members 8%
  • Number of honor societies Golden Key, Mortar Board, National Society of Collegiate Scholars, Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi, Pinnacle International-Non-Traditional Students, Sigma Xi-Scientific Research, Alpha Zeta, Gamma Sigma Delta, Pi Alpha Xi, Phi Alpha, Pi Theta Epsilon, Alpha
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of sororities 8
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) www. sc. colostate. edu/studentorg/
  • Other on-campus organizations 0%
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 9%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) www. sc. colostate. edu/studentorg/
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Distance to nearest train Denver (60)
  • Distance to nearest bus Fort Collins (2)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Denver (60), Fort Collins (5)
Student Housing
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 30%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 2%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 87
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms, apartments for married students, apartment for single students, special housing for disabled students, special housing for international students
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 6%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 0%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 92%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing N/A
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 39%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 0%
Campus Services
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in all college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Number Of Books in Library 2,001,655
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network N/A
  • Library Facilities two branch libraries at Foothills campus and Veterinary Teaching Hospital. We paticipate in OCLC, Online Computer Library Center which supports electronic access to the collections of over 10 million libraries worldwide.
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Number of e-books 24,853
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Internet Access Yes
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number Of Microforms 2,520,094
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, day care, health service, health insurance
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help N/A
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 5,938
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 2,045
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, religious
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Museums Hatton Art Gallery
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 250
  • Number Of Subscriptions 28,837
  • Computer Courses No
Student Employment and Career
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, interest inventory, interview training
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Student Employment Fedral Work Study Program Available
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads N/A
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 30%
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities City