Colorado School of Mines is a public research university focused on science and engineering, where students and faculty together address the great challenges society faces today—particularly those related to the Earth, energy and the environment.
Spring 2020 Virtual Commencement
Spring 2020 graduates, their family and friends are invited to a virtual commencement the morning of Friday, May 8. Join us and celebrate cherished Mines traditions with a modern spin, with plenty of opportunities to participate and connect with fellow Orediggers, wherever you may be.
: Campus / Academics / Research
Turning Students into Teachers
Engineering physics major Dawson Lang talks about Teach@Mines, which allows students to earn a teaching license along with their engineering degree, giving them the skills and experience needed to succeed in a different classroom role.
: Engineers serving communities and individuals
: #1 ranked mining school in the world
: Impacting all core engineering and science disciplines
: Creating leaders in an emerging field
Mines offers opportunities to engineer solutions to the world’s most pressing challenges, in a setting that’s hard to beat
We are among the top universities in the U.S. for return on investment, immediately after graduation and decades into the future