Colorado State University

Fort Collins, CO 80523

General College Information:

Public 4-year university, founded 1870. Part of the Colorado State University system.

Suburban campus setting on 666 acres, located in Fort Collins (population=125,000), 65 miles north of Denver.

Semester-based academic year

Total Student Population (approx.): 21,000 undergraduates; 3700 graduate students; 500 professional/other.

Undergraduates (approx.): 88% full-time; 82% from Colorado; 12% minorities (2% African-American; 3% Asian-American; 6% Hispanic-American; 1% Native American); 1% international students; 52% women.

On-Campus Housing:
Undergrad: Req'd for freshman year; 23% of students live on-campus.
Available to single and married students.

Annual Tuition and Fees for FT Students (approx.):  (To check the most current rates: Current Rates)
Undergrads (15 credits/semester): $8040 state resident; $13,980 Western Undergraduate Exchange students; $23,740 other students.
Grad Students (12 credits/semester): $9640 state resident; $21,240 non-resident

Annual Room and Board (approx.): $9530

ROTC Program Offered On-Campus?: Yes (Army, Air Force)

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Engineering Program Information:

Program Name: College of Engineering (

Engineering Student Population (approx.): 1400 undergraduates; 550 graduate students (300 master's; 250 doctoral)

Engineering Departments:

Atmospheric Science (AS)

(School of) Biomedical Engineering (BE)

Chemical and Biological Engineering (ChE)

Civil and Environmental Engineering (CE)

Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE)

Engineering Science Program (ESP)

Mechanical Engineering (ME)

Degrees Offered: (B=Bachelor's; M=Master's; D=Doctorate)




Atmospheric Science

AS   X X

Biomedical Engineering

BE   X X

Chemical Engineering


Civil Engineering


Computer Engineering

ECE X    

Electrical Engineering

ECE X    

Electrical and Computer Engineering


Engineering Science*

ESP X    

Environmental Engineering

CEE X    

Mechanical Engineering


* An interdisciplinary major with 3 areas of possible concentration offered:

Engineering Physics

Space Engineering

Engineering Education

Undergraduate Engineering Admissions Statistics (2009):

Offered Admission/Applied (% Accepted): 836/1505 (55%)

Enrolled/Offered Admission (% Enrolled): 446/836 (53%)

Other Information Regarding The School And Its Engineering Program:

A detailed profile of this school's engineering program is provided online at the American Society of Engineering Education (ASEE) website at:

Contact Information:



Mailing Address

Phone / Email

General College Contacts:

Main Website/
Phone Number


(970) 491-1101

Office of Admissions (Undergraduate)

Fort Collins, CO 80523-8020

(970) 491-6909
see website for email

Student Financial Services (Financial Aid)

Fort Collins, CO 80523-8024

(970) 491-6321

The Graduate School (Admissions, Financial Aid, etc.)

204 Student Services Bldg
Fort Collins, CO 80523-1005

(970) 491-6817

Housing and Dining Services

Palmer Center
Fort Collins, CO 80523-8032

(970) 491-6511

Engineering Program Contacts:

College of Engineering

202 Engineering Bldg
Fort Collins, CO 80523-1301

(970) 491-6220

Dept of Atmospheric Science

305 Atmospheric Sci Bldg
Fort Collins, CO 80523-1371

(970) 491-8682

Dept of Chemical and Biological Engineering

100 Glover/Engineer So
Fort Collins, CO 80523-1370

(970) 491-5252

Dept of Civil and Environmental Engineering

A203 Engineering Bldg
Fort Collins, CO 80523-1372

(970) 491-5048

Dept of Electrical and Computer Engineering

104 Engineering Bldg
Fort Collins, CO 80523-1373

(970) 491-6600

Dept of Mechanical Engineering

A101 Engineering Bldg
Fort Collins, CO 80523-1374

(970) 491-6558
see website for email

School of Biomedical Engineering

102 Engineering Bldg
Fort Collins, CO 80523-1301

(970) 491-1058
see website for email

Engineering Science Program

102 Engineering Bldg
Fort Collins, CO 80523-1301

(970) 491-1058

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