Native Education Forum

The Native American Cultural Center (NACC) office was established in 1979. Our mission is to ensure a       successful educational experience for students by providing support and services related to recruitment, retention, graduation, and community outreach. The office embraces and encourages a supportive environment based on the traditions and cultures of Native American… Read more »

Lorenzo De Zavala National Hispanic Institute

NHI’s premise has always been clear and straightforward. A population that will soon become 1 in 5 Americans by 2050 must have a sustainable human talent pipeline of highly skilled, creative, and socially developed leaders able to influence the direction of its own community’s future. A talent pool with the desire and ability to contribute… Read more »

First Generation Award

The First Generation Award Program was created in 1984 by the governing board of the University to encourage participation in college by first generation college students who have significant financial need, and to promote diversity within the University’s student population. The selection process is competitive and there are a limited number of awards available. The award… Read more »

Educational Opportunity Center Access/Partnership Award

The Educational Opportunity Center (EOC) Partnership unites adults in the Adams, Larimer and Weld communities with the Colorado State University community in a common goal: to envision a greater number of adults pursuing and obtaining a four-year baccalaureate degree. The EOC Partnership Award recognizes adults’ need for financial and academic support in order to successfully… Read more »

Black Issues Forum

The Black/African American Cultural Center assists African American students with their transitions to Colorado State University and throughout their academic careers by providing support and encouragement for their academic, professional, cultural, and personal development. We strive to provide a family-like support system made up of faculty, staff and student organizations that help students succeed. The… Read more »

Asset Students

Colorado ASSET will allow eligible students to pay in-state tuition at Colorado’s public colleges and universities as long as they meet the certain qualifications. In general, you will need to: Have attended high school for three years right before you graduated. Be admitted to a participating college within twelve months of graduating. Sign an affidavit,… Read more »

Alliance Partnership Transfer Award

Colorado State is committed to increasing attendance and retention for students admitted from Alliance high schools who choose to attend Colorado State and to ensure they are successful at the University. A key component of this commitment is the Alliance Award. The financial information is described in Institutional Award. The primary contact office is the… Read more »

Alliance Partnership Award

Colorado State is committed to increasing attendance and retention for students admitted from Alliance high schools who choose to attend Colorado State and to ensure they are successful at the University. A key component of this commitment is the Alliance Award. The financial information is described in Institutional Award. The primary contact office is the Access… Read more »

Access Center Bridge Program

The Bridge Scholars Program provides a college life experience at Colorado State University to Upward Bound and Educational Talent Search high school graduates and select Colorado State University freshmen applicants who participate in this eight-week University Summer Session residential program. The program is designed to: Assist students from underrepresented backgrounds to make a successful transition… Read more »