For Prospective Students
The College of Engineering and BOLD Center provide a variety of events for prospective high school students interested in CU-Engineering. Browse the different types of programs we offer below, or for a complete schedule, see the calendar. All programs are free of cost unless otherwise noted. Please note that links will open in a new window.
|Held at the start of the spring semester, Diversity Sampler is a campus-wide program to provide students from diverse backgrounds and their families a chance to explore the many opportunities and resources available at CU-Boulder. Featuring:
|Student for a Day (SFAD)|
|CU-Boulder’s Student for a Day program provides you and your family with the opportunity to attend a sample lecture, take a walking tour of CU-Boulder, attend a panel discussion, meet with campus representatives, and eat lunch on campus. Program Fee: $20 per person program fee payable by cash or check at check-in. This fee covers parking, light refreshments in the morning and an all-you-care-to-eat lunch in one of our campus dining halls.To sign up for one of these events, visit the Undergraduate Admissions website.|
|The best way for you to get to know CU-Boulder is to come and visit. The College of Engineering and Applied Science offers a variety of tours and open house programs for prospective students and parents. These programs give you an opportunity to personally speak with our faculty, staff, and students, and to get an idea of what programs might interest you at CU-Boulder. Click hereto see the different tour opportunities that are available. NOTE: There will be no tours during finals weeks and when school is not in session. Please call (303)492-6606 to verify.
|Explore Engineering Days|
|Held during the fall semester, the popular Girls Explore Engineering and Minorities Explore Engineering visit days are open to high school juniors and seniors who would like to learn more about engineering and CU-Boulder. These events feature:
Theses events are now complete for the 2012 cycle. Please check back in summer/fall of 2013 for next year’s Explore Engineering Days.
|Held in the fall semester, the popular CU-Boulder Engineering Sampler provides you and your family the opportunity to tour the engineering facilities, explore academic and career choices with the deans and faculty, and meet current students. Participants must attend the entire day’s program. Please check back for more details and registration information in summer 2013.|