The CSU Career Center takes a holistic approach to career and job search counseling and education, encouraging students to investigate opportunities with consideration to their skills, goals, and values. In its employer relations role, the CSU Career Center also provides a valuable link in the university/employer network.
Students are encouraged to utilize the Career Center and the many resources and services provided. Find out how to get connected with a career counselor and contact the Career Center here.
Ram Career Ready: This online training and learning platform includes information and resources about all the important career readiness topics so that you can explore your path, enhance your skill set, experience your future, and explain yourself.
Ram Career Tools: Search personalized career resources including resume information, tips for successful interviews, and much more.
Handshake: Handshake connects students and alumni with employers through online job and internship postings, on-campus interviews, career events, and more.
The Office of International Programs at CSU provides many different services, including opportunities for education abroad. International study, research, internship, and service experiences are once-in-a-lifetime, life-changing opportunities with enormous academic, personal, and professional benefits. An experience abroad sets students apart from peers, enhances studies, and engages students as a citizen of the world. Education abroad opportunities exist in nearly any country of the world. From animal production in France or intensive language in China, to field research in Costa Rica or media practice in Europe – the possibilities are endless!
SLiCE at CSU provides an important link between students and surrounding communities through a variety of leadership, community engagement, and volunteer programs.
SLiCE Leadership Programs
President’s Leadership Program: An academic experience that provides opportunities to expand one’s knowledge about diversity issues, values and ethics in the greater context of leadership development.
Rams Engaging in Active Leadership (REAL) Experience: The REAL Experience is a program that focuses on a variety of leadership topics and skills that promotes holistic leadership for the real world. Students can earn a Leadership Preparation Certification or attend a single workshop.
Leadership Development Community: A residential learning community that provides residents with a learning environment with like-minded individuals who are focused on leadership development skills.
Campus Step Up: A Social Justice Retreat that encourages students to become more aware of issues pertaining to diversity and social justice that focuses on self-reflection, education, and personal growth.
SLiCE Community Engagement and Volunteer Programs
Alternative Break Trips: This program is an immersion experience into different cultural, environmental and socioeconomic communities across the nation. See the world, serve the world.
TGIF: This program pairs CSU student volunteers with teens in the community who have a variety of complex needs. Offering mutually beneficial relationships and learning for both teens and college students.
SLiCE Adaptive Swim: Each week, students and their partners spend an hour in the pool for exercise, games, and friendship while developing relationships, improving body coordination and just having fun in the water!
Project Homeless Connect: Project Homeless Connect is a one-day event that provides individuals and families currently experiencing homelessness with access to vital services such as basic medical exams, legal advice and much more.
PRAXIS: This program is a two to four semester commitment that supports Colorado State University students interested in developing a community service or action project that is innovative, creative, and change oriented.
Public Achievement for Community Transformation: The Public Achievement organizing model recognizes that people of every age have skills, talents, and ideas, and that by learning to work with others, they can solve problems and build sustainable democratic societies.
CSU Serves: Service Saturday is an opportunity for Registered Student Organizations to participate in community service on Saturdays throughout the academic year in exchange for funding for their organization.
CSUnity: Join a Colorado State University tradition and get involved with CSUnity! Each spring, more than two thousand CSU students gather for a day-long service plunge in and around the Fort Collins community!
Cans Around the Oval: Cans Around the Oval is a CSU tradition, where students, faculty, and staff partner with members of the community and the Food Bank for Larimer County to help solve food insecurities.