Supporting your Student’s Journey from Backpack to Briefcase – from CSU to Employment and beyond!

This session will include a panel of current CSU parents and family members, students, and Career Center/Alumni Association staff. Panelists will share their experiences and expertise about campus resources and conversations you can have with your student to support their efforts to prepare for employment and life after CSU. Find out about the various tools available to students that can lead to internships, mentoring, on-campus jobs, & ultimately becoming employed… from Backpack to Briefcase!

Experiential Learning: Education Abroad

This session will explore experiential learning opportunities offered for students to enhance their academic learning through Education Abroad programs across the world. Parents and families will hear directly from Education Abroad staff about the various options for studying abroad including locations, program types and areas of study. Additionally, families will learn how to prepare, plan and finance Education Abroad experiences.

Housing Options for Students After the First Year

This session will share about the variety of housing options and important questions to consider for students and families when determining the best housing option for future years. University Housing will detail on-campus options, Off-Campus Life will provide considerations for students seeking to move off-campus and a local real estate partner will share information on the Fort Collins housing market.

Recreation Center Open Hours for Parents and Family Members

Visit the CSU Rec Center and enjoy a workout while you are in town! The CSU Rec will be offering a discounted four-day Rec pass for all parents and family members. Purchase a pass for $10 and gain access to all the Rec facilities valid Oct. 3-6. Enjoy the pool, rock climbing wall, cycling room, weight room, and more!

Recreation Center Open Hours for Parents and Family Members

Visit the CSU Rec Center and enjoy a workout while you are in town! The CSU Rec will be offering a discounted four-day Rec pass for all parents and family members. Purchase a pass for $10 and gain access to all the Rec facilities valid Oct. 3-6. Enjoy the pool, rock climbing wall, cycling room, weight room, and more!

Recreation Center Open Hours for Parents and Family Members

Visit the CSU Rec Center and enjoy a workout while you are in town! The CSU Rec will be offering a discounted four-day Rec pass for all parents and family members. Purchase a pass for $10 and gain access to all the Rec facilities valid Oct. 3-6. Enjoy the pool, rock climbing wall, cycling room, weight room, and more!

Recreation Center Open Hours for Parents and Family Members

Visit the CSU Student Recreation Center and enjoy a workout while you are in town! The CSU Rec Center will be offering a discounted four-day Rec pass for all parents and family members. Purchase a pass for $10 and gain access to all the Rec facilities valid October 3-6. Enjoy the pool, rock climbing wall, cycling room, weight room, and more!

Career Center Drop-In Appointments for Parents and Family Members

All current CSU parent and family members are invited to visit the Career Center for drop-in appointments to discuss their student’s career plans, internships, resume, or any additional career planning questions. Students are also welcome to join the appointment. Drop-in hours are 10 a.m.-4 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 4 in the Career Center located in the Lory Student Center lower level, room 120.

Parent & Family Breakfast

We would like to welcome parents and students to join us for the annual Parent & Family Breakfast at the Lory Student Center Ballroom. This is a wonderful time to connect and re-connect with CSU friends, plus have the opportunity to meet CSU leadership.

Housing Options for Students After the First Year

This session will share about housing options offered to CSU students after their first year. University Housing will detail on campus options and provide important questions to consider for students and their families as you determine the best housing option for future years.