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Living On Campus A Great Option For Returning Students

With so many choices of where to live in Year 2, it is important for students to start thinking of all their options now. University Housing welcomes students to return to living on campus (either in the residence halls or Aggie Village) for the 2020 – 2021 school year. Why Live On Campus Beyond The First Year? A common misconception …

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Fall Conversation Series – Considering the Move to Off-Campus Housing

Have you heard of our Off-Campus Life Office? Is your student considering moving off-campus? Our colleagues in the Off-Campus Life office provide the support you and your student might need as you consider making decisions about living in the Fort Collins community. Off-Campus Life’s mission is to help students moving or living off campus to have a successful transition and …

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Fall Conversation Series- Transitioning Home with your Student

Navigating the Winter Break with family members can be stressful for many of our students after having been away from home or family members for several months attending CSU. Students have spent the fall semester learning and growing through their academic courses, building new friendships and exploring their own passions, identities and much more. This year the transition to Winter …

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Fall Conversation Series – University Housing & Dining Support

Housing & Dining Services Staff Help to Ease Transitions By Sylvia Cranmer   When students move to campus, the transition involves new experiences for many who may be living away from home for the first time. This academic year has been especially challenging with so many unknowns due to COVID-19. Throughout this fall semester, Housing & Dining Services (HDS) staff …

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Making Plans for Next Year – Housing

As we approach the middle of fall semester many students and family members begin to discuss housing options for next year. Many students in Fort Collins are under the impression that housing is so limited that you have to sign a lease almost a year in advance to secure a place, but that’s just not true. The fall semester is …

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Accelerated Programs: A Pathway to Early Graduation

Accelerated Programs are designed for students to graduate in less than four years. Students can make steady academic progress, complete their degree early, and be on their way to their next chapter in life. Participating Programs Colorado State University students pursuing select programs of study may graduate by the end of their third spring or summer term. First-year students and …

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Connecting and Engaging Students Through University Housing

With many programs and activities on campus now becoming virtual, it is increasingly challenging for students and staff to meet each other and to get connected on campus. As CSU students, faculty and staff adjust to the new normal as it relates to life on campus, University Housing is continually creating opportunities for students to engage and connect within their …

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Why LIVE ON? – Eight Reasons to Live On Campus Again

It is often assumed that after one year of living in the residence halls, all students move off campus. In reality, nearly 20% of the students living in the halls are either returning, transfer, or upper class students. There are 900 premium spaces set aside for returning students each year – encourage your student to get one! Higher GPAs: Students …

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Getting to Year 2 @ CSU

At Colorado State University, we have developed a number of programs and services aimed at supporting first year students while they navigate making important choices given their unique set of circumstances.  As students return to campus this spring they will be greeted with a variety of opportunities designed to help them begin making those decisions that will impact their second …