Welcome to the Graduate School at Colorado State University!
We are so pleased to have you join us for your graduate education.
The Graduate Student Council invites all incoming and returning graduate students to a welcome picnic. This event is focused on community building and is a casual event specifically for the graduate community.
August 17 5 – 8 p.m. (moved from Aug. 18)
Lee Martinez Park Shelter
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Self-paced online orientation
Below, you will find short, pre-recorded videos, slides, and flyers featuring resources and information for the graduate community. You are encouraged, as a new or returning student, to review or reintroduce yourself to the resources provided by the Graduate School and other university offices.
In-person orientation events may also be hosted by your department. Please check with your department for dates and offerings.
This page will be continually updated during the summer.
Go Graduate Rams!
CSU Land Acknowledgement
Graduate Center for Inclusive Mentoring (GCIM)
Presenters: Dean Colleen Webb and Dr. Jozsef Vigh
Download the Breakfast with the Dean flyer as a pdf | Download the Mentor Monday flyer as a pdf | Download Find Your Community flyer as PDF
Webpage: Diversity and Mentoring webpage with GCIM information
Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging Module
As our CSU Principles of Community state, we have a commitment to inclusion, integrity, respect, service, and social justice to create a community where students feel safe, included, and able to learn. The Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging Module is an important step to help students understand the principles and apply them to their work, education, and life.
Required Training Seminar for New Graduate Teaching Assistants
In the ongoing effort to enhance the effectiveness of undergraduate teaching and learning at Colorado State University, the goal of this annual required GTA Training is to equip every incoming GTA with basic institutional knowledge about CSU, review current learning and teaching Best Practices, and introduce a wide variety of resources that will help further their career as a CSU graduate teaching assistant.