Online Student Services

Online Student Services

Online students have access to many of the same services and resources that on-campus students do. 

career pathCareer Services

Online students have access to a full range of services provided by the exceptional Career Services staff. Individual career advisement and counseling, job fairs, seminars, lectures/events and more are all available to help prepare you for your future. Graduate-level students will also have access to these opportunities for two years (24 months) after graduation. Visit the Career Services website for details.

veteran's servicesVeterans Services

Mines welcomes service members from all branches of the military, both active duty and retired. We enroll approximately 130 students who utilize the various veterans and tuition assistance programs. The Veterans Services website is intended to help you find the resources you need to succeed at Mines.

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Colorado School of Mines is committed to providing equal access to university courses, programs and activities for students with a disability. Disability Support Services staff works with qualified undergraduate, graduate and professional students to manage the impact of their disability on learning and living at Mines. For more information or to request accommodations, please visit Disability Support Services.



The Colorado School of Mines has access to many software titles. That software is available to the Mines community in accordance with the license agreement for each package. The ITS Software Index was created to organize and catalog software and license information.

Services Not Included with Online-Only Programs

Online students do not pay full student fees, so some services are either limited or are not available.

Restricted Services

  • Mines Health Center and Dental Services
  • Student Recreation Center
  • Intramural and Club Sports/Athletics
  • Student Activities
  • Mines Special Events
  • Student Health Insurance Plan
  • RTD Pass
  • Counseling Center Services Group Therapy
  • Individual Clinical Therapy


Limited Access

  • Varsity Athletic Events: Online students may attend events, but must pay the appropriate ticket price. Additional information is available on the Athletics website.
  • Housing: Full-time online students are considered on a case-by-case basis for on-campus graduate housing

General Resources

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Tutoring, Writing Center, Library, bookstore, software access and more.

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Tech help, Disability Services, Career Services, Veteran Services, Blastercard, counseling and more.

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Online student organizations, alumni connections, Dean of Students and more.