CSU creates Mountain Campus orientation opportunity

Mountain Campus sign

Incoming students have a new orientation opportunity. Ram Connect: Mountain is an optional, add-on, extended orientation experience designed to help you build stronger connections with other incoming students, as well as experience some of what the beautiful Colorado outdoors have to offer.

Journey up to the CSU Mountain Campus on this three-day, two-night experience where you will participate in the Challenge Ropes Course, an alpine hike, campfire fun, and other community-building activities.

Check out our Ram Connect: Mountain Beginning Your Adventure Guide, which has a packing list and sample schedule.

Summer 2023 session dates:

  • Session 1: June 16-18
  • Session 2: June 23-25
  • Session 3: July 14-16
  • Session 4: July 21-23

The cost is $500 and includes all meals, two nights of lodging (linens included) at CSU Mountain Campus, plus transportation, activities, food, and supplies.

Ready to learn more and sign up?

Admitted students who have submitted their enrollment deposit can register here.


Prairie Smallwood

Prairie Smallwood is a writer and content creator for the Office of Admissions at Colorado State University. She is passionate about education and exploration, and knows that going to college can be both an adventure and an overwhelming experience. She aims to create content that helps students through that journey — the wonderful, the scary, and everything in between.