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This spring, 20 UROP (Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program) mini grant awards of up to $500 and 25 full grant awards up to $3,600 for the 2017-2018 academic year are ready for any degree-seeking undergraduate student at CU Denver who has completed a minimum of 15 semester hours of coursework with a cumulative CU grade point average of greater than or equal to 2.5. New this year, UROP Mini-Grants provide an alternative to the UROP Full Grants that are administered each spring by the Office of Undergraduate Experiences. 

Important Upcoming Dates & Events

Wednesday, Feb 1st: Census Date

Friday, Jan 27th: OPT Work Clinic. 

10.00 - 11.00 AM, LSC*

Thursday, Feb 2nd: CPT Work Clinic

2.00 - 2.30 PM, LSC*

Wednesday, Feb 8th: OPT Work Clinic

4.00 - 5.00 PM, LSC*

Tuesday, Feb 14th: CPT Work Clinic 

10.00 - 10.30 PM, LSC*

*LSC = Lawrence Street Center
1380 Lawrence Street (map)
9th Floor Conference Room

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New Drop-in Hours for International Student Services Specialists

This spring, the ISSS office is adjusting the drop-in hours for International Student Services Specialists. Please be aware of this changing and click here for latest information. 

Academic Calendar Spring 2017

New semester has begin. Please be updated with newest Academic Calendar and don't miss your deadlines. 

Spring Study Abroad Fair

Join us for the biggest event of the semester! Study abroad providers (such as CIEE, USAC, and CISabroad) will be present, as well as CU Denver faculty who are leading Maymester/Summer short-term courses abroad. Don't miss it!

  • Date and Time: Thursday, February 2, 2017, 10:00am-2:00pm
  • Location: Tivoli Turnhalle
Resume Preparation for International Students

A resume is typically a short and quick way for a job seeker to introduce themselves to a potential employer. If you want to catch the attention of the hiring manager, you have to give them what they want. But how do you know what the employers really want to know about you? Especially, you are International Student? Take a chance and join our hottest career event of the year and find out the answers from HR experts for yourself. 


  • Wednesday, January 25th, 2017 - 11.00 am - 12.00pm 
  • Friday, January 27th, 2017 - 1.00pm - 2.00pm

Place: TIV 267, Career Center Forum (map)

Career Tree
Developing Small Talk, Networking Interviewing Skills for International students

You got the invitation for interview, congratulation! But it is not the end. Preparation is the key ingredient for interview success. Careful planning and preparation will make sure that your interview goes smoothly and will also help to impress interviewer. Let practice your interview skills with us on this event. 

Time: Wednesday, February 1st, 2017 - 4.00 am - 6.00 pm 

Place: CU 1000


Global Buddies is a conversation program for CU Denver domestic and international students to connect, build friendships, share culture, and have fun. Sign up today so that you can accomplish so many amazing experiences in dealing with cultural diversity.  

Deadline for sign up: Jan 29th, 2017. 

For questions, please email to

World Culture

Do you want to help other international students adjust to life in Denver?  Do you want to represent your culture to the CU Denver community?  Do you want to improve conditions for international students?  Consider becoming a Global Ambassador (GA)!  GAs work about 5 hours/week and receive $9.50/hour.  If interested contact for complete job description or you can click here for more information. 


Come and Join us at NationaliTEA to share and understand about different cultures around the world and get connected with international friends. Free coffee/tea, cookies and awesome friends are waiting for you.

Location: Student Common Building, Room ACAD 1401 (map)

Time: Wednesday, Feb 08th, 2017 - 3.30 - 4.30 pm