Frontiers of Science Institute at UNC

FSI is a 53-year-old residential summer program dedicated to boosting the STEM aspirations and achievement of Colorado’s juniors and seniors. During the six-week summer session FSI students are matched with a mentor to complete a focused scientific research project. FSI activities are sponsored by foundations, corporations and individuals interested in youth STEM education.

When: mid-June and concludes end of July (6 weeks)

Where: UNC Greeley

Who: Students interested in STEM, currently in their sophomore and junior year of high school may apply

How do I apply: Complete and return a full-application by the first week in March.

Check out the FSI web page for more details!

USA Gap Year Fairs

Students interested in a program that bridges their senior year of high school, and that of their freshman year in college should look at a Gap Year. A Gap year program gives students not only freedom to explore their interests but can set them up for career paths.

Here is a web site to check out the upcoming Gap Year Fairs. Also the dates for the fairs are on the Calendar of Events (on this very blog).

CU Bioengineering Open House

Hello friends! Is CU Denver calling to your college soul? Well the department of Bioengineering is definitely wanting to see your pretty faces at their open house. Here are the details:

3:00 – 6:00, Friday, November 21, Trivisible Room, Research 2 Building, CU Denver, Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora Colorado

Here’s the event flier.

FRCC Machining Career Fair

Interested in a great opportunity to make a lot of money after graduation? Front Range (Longmont) campus is the only campus around that is offering this awesome program. FRCC is offering an Open House on Tuesday, November 18 from 5:00 – 6:30 p.m. to learn about the program.
Here’s FRCC address: 2121 Miller Drive, Longmont, CO 80501

What is machining, you ask? Here’s a video:


Early Action Deadline looms for CU Boulder

CU-Boulder’s November 15 early action application deadline is quickly approaching. Please encourage your students to not wait until the last minute to submit their applications!

Here’s a reminder of what your students need to submit in order to complete their applications on time:

  • Admissions application
  • High school and/or college transcripts
  • Two essays
  • Official SAT and/or ACT scores
  • Letter of recommendation
  • $50 non-refundable application fee ($70 for international students)

Students who meet the November 15 early action deadline will have their admission decision by February 1.

Have questions?  We’re here to help!  Call us at 303-492-6301 or e-mail your admission counselor.

Go Buffs!

Office of Undergraduate Admissions
University of Colorado Boulder