OUR PRIORITIES

    Colorado School of Mines prepares leaders to take on society’s biggest challenges, generating energy and resource solutions for the future. Guided by a 10-year Strategic Plan, the school is pursuing ambitious goals in its key focus areas of earth, energy and environment. Support from alumni and friends in these and other vital areas ensures Mines’ continued excellence. You can help us engineer the way.

    Priority Capital Project

    Clear Creek Athletics Complex: With a capstone project officially launched in September 2012, Mines is seeking to bring all of its sports facilities up to a level that reflects our students' own commitment to excellence. The latest in the university's projects aimed at building more robust student life offerings on campus and enhancing the Mines experience, the Clear Creek Athletics Complex will bring great benefit to the entire Mines community. Learn more about the project and how you can help propel Mines' future success.


    Ongoing Opportunities

    The Mines Fund: Unrestricted gifts to The Mines Fund support the school’s immediate needs – providing resources for academic programs, faculty support, scholarships, facilities, and technology and laboratory equipment.

    Student Support: Today’s Mines students are tomorrow’s leaders and innovators. Private support for scholarships and fellowships creates opportunities for talented students to earn a Mines degree, regardless of their ability to pay.

    Faculty Support: Mines’ faculty members are catalysts of intellectual vitality. Support for faculty chairs and professorships enables Mines to attract and retain top scholars who bring distinction to the school.

    Architecture for Learning & Leading: A dynamic science and engineering curriculum demands modern infrastructure and leading-edge instructional technology. Learn how your gifts can support buildings and facilities.

    The Mines Endowment: at Mines provide the foundation for continued innovation. Endowed funds sustain and strengthen the Mines educational experience over the long term. Support for the Mines endowment provides perpetual funding for high-priority needs.