Tuesday, August 13th | First Generation
Student & Family Banquet
5:00pm—7:30pm | Tivoli Turnhalle
Enjoy a dinner that recognizes students who will be the
first in their family to earn a four-year degree. At the dinner new students meet
other first generation students, hear from inspirational first generation
speakers and will be honored for being the first in their family to attend
Wednesday, August 14th | Move-in Day @
8:00am—5:00pm |CU Denver Housing & Dining at
signed up to live at CU Denver Housing & Dining at Campus Village, this is
your day to move in and get settled on campus.
Thursday, August 15th | Connect2Campus
10:00am—3:00pm | Student Commons Building
Connect2Campus is a conference-style series of workshops
where new students get a free lunch, have fun with other students, learn more
about starting at CU Denver and get a personalized tour of where their classes
Thursday, August 15th | Discover Wellness
3:00pm—5:00pm | Lola & Rob Salazar Student
Discover Wellness is at our new Lola & Rob Student
Wellness Center. During this program, new students could try a demo fitness
class, experience the climbing wall, try out the pool or learn about the
Thursday, August 15th | Transfer Student
4:30pm-6:30pm | CU Denver Field
Transfer students are invited to attend this BBQ where you
can eat some delicious food, connect with other transfer students and have some
Friday, August 16th | New Student
2:20pm—6:30pm | Check-in @ Tivoli Commons
Convocation is the official welcome into the CU Denver
family and all new students are expected to attend. The afternoon starts
with receptions hosted by the schools and colleges, where students can meet their
peers, as well as staff and faculty. The academic gown students are given to
wear in the convocation ceremony demonstrates their commitment to obtaining
their degree and ultimately wearing the full regalia at your future graduation.
After the ceremony, everyone enjoys a big party with fun, games, giveaways and
free Jim ‘N Nick’s BBQ on the Athletic Field.
17th | Lynx Hike with Peer Educators
Enjoy a fun hike in Boulder with fellow students!
If you sign up for this hike, you will get an email with
further details and registration information.
*Parents, families and guests are invited to attend the First
Generation Student & Family Banquet as well as the New Student Convocation
with their students free of charge.
please click the Prep Week Sign-Up button below.