Colorado State University

Colorado State University

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Colorado State University (CSU) is a public research university located in Fort Collins, Colorado. With over 30,000 students, the university boasts approximately 1,540 faculties and 55 academic departments.

Established in 1970, Colorado State University is now among the nation’s leading research universities, being named ‘Best Western College’ and as one of the ‘Best Business Schools’ in the country according to the Princeton Review.

Approximately 950 students per year participate in educational programmes abroad and nearly 1,300 foreign students and scholars from more than 85 countries are engaged in academic work and research on campus.

Fort Collins has over 315 miles of bike routes and trails and is only 1 hour from Rocky Mountains National Park. There’s plenty to do with easy access to activities such as hiking, skiing, rafting and other outdoor sports. If sports aren’t for you, there are over 500 organisations within the college for you to join!

Join CSU for an incredibly unique experience in a place that has been voted the 14th Best College Town in the US ( 2017). Not to mention there are also over 300 sunny days a year!

Further information
Who can participate? All Reading disciplines that allow Study Abroad that are taught at CSU.
Entry requirements: Minimum 55% average.
Semester dates: Semester 1: August- December
Semester 2: January – May
Cost of living:  Please see CSU’s Estimated Costs of Living pages.
Additional costs: Visa is required to study in the US.
Will need to take out compulsory insurance – either from CSU or alternative (see insurance section in costs page).
NB – Eligible students might be able to recoup costs through Student Finance.
Further information: CSU’s Study Abroad website
The CSU Effect (video)
CSU Module Search
Campus Life
Campus Life @ CSU (video)
Explore Fort Collins (video)
Housing @ CSU
Reading Abroad Blog
Disability Support
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