Welcome Day FAQs

Common Questions

Please refer to this page for a list of commonly asked questions and answers. If you have remaining questions, please contact your admissions counselor for more details.

When should I arrive on campus?

Spring 2015 Welcome Day is January 17.  You will receive full arrival details in the mail by December.

Can I arrive earlier than the day of Welcome Day?

Students are not permitted to move into residence halls prior to Welcome Day due to student staff training.

When will I find out my housing assignment and roommate information?

You will be notified of your residence hall and roommate assignments in January for the spring semester via your Cornerstone email address. Please refer to the Welcome Day packet you received in the mail on how to access your CU email address and the CU Portal.

What size are the mattresses at CU?

We provide extra long, twin size mattresses in all residence halls.

How do I find a job on campus?

Complete an on-campus job application and return it to Career Services.  Click here for more information.

What should I pack if I'm living on campus?

Click here for a suggested list of what to bring to college.