Colorado State University

Colorado State University is one of the top schools in the state with dynamic exploration opportunities. Just minutes from both downtown Fort Collins and pristine Rocky Mountain recreation, CSU is easily accessible from I-25. Visitors can stroll the lush campus, explore the Lory Student Center, shop at the bookstore and enjoy college ambiance. Campus tours of are offered through RamTrax, or take a self-guided tour of the campus’ historic buildings, innovative learning centers and rich history. Founded in 1870, the school is now home to about 28,000 students and 6,000 employees.

Visit Colorado State University

  • Where to Stay – Find a place to lay your head and relax after a day of fun at CSU.
  • What to See & Do – What’s happening on campus and regional activity suggestions.
  • Where to Eat – Restaurants, bars and coffee shops on and around campus.


Colorado State University Athletics

Colorado State University offers a top-notch NCAA Division I athletics program and all the excitement of watching your favorite sporting events live. Cheer on the CSU Rams and enjoy your stay after the game in Fort Collins!

Getting Around Campus

The University’s main campus is 586 acres, designed primarily for pedestrians and cyclists with limited vehicle access. Fort Collins Transfort provides bike-friendly buses and the efficient Max Rapid Transit system, connecting campus with an extensive network of destinations throughout Fort Collins, Colo. Bonus: CSU students ride free! Visitor parking permits are available for purchase at the machines located at the Moby Lot, University Square Lot and Veterinary Teaching Hospital West Lot.

Holding Meetings and Events on Campus

CSU may be the perfect spot for your upcoming conference, meeting, or other special event. Visit Fort Collins is here to help you identify available meeting space, and make the appropriate introductions to CSU staff. These complimentary services may also include assistance with lodging requests, activities coordination and visitor information table, packets, and services.

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