Our mission is to create a family-friendly campus that stands out nationwide; one that makes Mines a destination university for faculty and staff, postdoctoral researchers, graduate students, and non-traditional undergraduate students who have families. Here you will find listings for family-friendly events, camps, programs, policies, resources and more.


Upcoming Events





Summer Camps

Mines Programs

  • K-12 Student Outreach Program: Various science, mathematics, and technology-content-based courses for students in K-12.
  • Summer Multicultural Engineering Training Program: Science and engineering program combining course work, hands-on projects, industry tours, sporting activities and social events for rising high school juniors and seniors.
  • Girls Lead the Way: A conference focused on women and the science, technology, engineering and mathematics disciplines for Colorado high school girls.

Mines Park Playground

Mother's Rooms

Guidelines Student CenterPDF versionText only version

Mother's Rooms General Guidelines and Use InformationPDF versionText only version

  • Hill Hall - Room 236    
  • Starzer Welcome Center - Room 324    
  • Student Center - Room 316    
    All rooms are now open with Blastercard Access!  To reserve a room, please click here.

Support for Families