We look forward to welcoming you to CSU! All new International Students are expected to participate in Ram Welcome! Students will receive more information and a final schedule for Ram Welcome in early August.

Ram Welcome is a continuation of your Ram Orientation for International Students experience. For more information about Ram Orientation, click here.

All International Students will begin their Ram Welcome experience on Thursday, August 19th with Ram Orientation and will continue throughout the weekend. Below is a tentative Ram Welcome schedule for International Students:

Thursday, August 19th

TimeActivityLocation
9:00am-12:00pmRam Orientation for International StudentsVirtual Session- Check Canvas for link
4:30pmSmall Group Meeting w/ Your Ram Welcome LeaderVarious
Various TimesDinner on Your OwnResidence Hall Dining Centers
5:00pm-10:00pmNight @ the RecRec Center
6:00pm-11:00pmRam Welcome CarnivalIntramural (IM) Fields

Friday, August 20th

TimeActivityLocation
TBDTo-Go Breakfast and Small Group Meeting w/ Your Ram Welcome LeaderVarious
10:00amConvocationCanvas Stadium
Various TimesCollege Welcome ActivitiesVarious
11:30am-1:30pmLunch & Ram Welcome Street FairUnder Clark B & Monfort Quad
Various TimesDinner on Your OwnResidence Hall Dining Centers
6:00pm-10:00pmRamapaloozaLory Student Center & West Lawn

Saturday, August 21st

TimeActivityLocation
10:00amWe Are CSU: Small Group Meeting w/ Ram Welcome LeaderVarious
Various TimesLunch on Your OwnResidence Hall Dining Centers
11:00am-1:00pmWe RideGreen Hall
Various TimesDinner on Your OwnResidence Hall Dining Centers
6:30pm-7:00pmRam Ready TimesResidence Halls
7:30pm-8:30pmRambunctious Pep RallyCanvas Stadium
8:30pm-10:30pmMovie Night in Canvas Stadium w/ Residence Hall Association and National Residence Hall HonoraryCanvas Stadium
8:30pm-10:00pmCSU Traditions w/ the CSU Alumni AssociationIris & Michael Smith Alumni Center

Sunday, August 22nd

TimeActivityLocation
9:00am-10:30amHike to the “A”Bus Pickup from the Lory Student Center Transit Station
2:30pm-3:30pmClass QuestCheck with your Ram Welcome Leader for the location)
Various TimesResidence Hall Floor Meeting with Resident Assistant (students living on campus only)Your Residence Hall Floor

For more information, contact Orientation and Transition Programs at orientation@colostate.edu, (970) 491-6011 or use the live chat function on this website.