Freshmen bring new ideas and the drive to create a brighter future. At Colorado State University, you’ll find students and faculty who are working toward something better: a better world, a better solution, a better you.
That work starts here, in Fort Collins, Colorado, which is alive with adventure and opportunities. Our entrepreneurial spirit combined with a global outlook make Fort Collins a magnet for innovation, careers, and healthy, happy people.
We have a team of counselors ready for your questions about CSU as well as your college search in general. Find your dedicated freshman counselor or international counselor to get started.
Apply as a freshman/first-year student if you’ve never attended college or all your college credits were earned prior to high school graduation.