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Get Your Green On!

Get Your Green On is a celebration of Colorado State University and the Northern Colorado community. We encourage faculty, staff, students, alumni, fans and friends of the University to wear or display CSU Green every Friday. Every Friday, show your Ram Pride. Wear CSU Green, tag the CSU Alumni Association instagram account, and use #GetYourGreenOn! Click here to shop for some new CSU attire from Fanatics!

Get Your Green On throughout Fort Collins and score big!!

Businesses across Fort Collins have joined together to provide you with promotions and giveaways as part of our Homecoming and Family Weekend Get Your Green On initiative. To take advantage of these discounts, please follow the instructions below:

• Visit participating businesses Friday, Oct. 8 (pro tip: these deals are good the Friday before EVERY home game, not just Homecoming!)
• Wear your favorite CSU gear, green, or tell the participating business that you are there for the Get Your Green On promotion.
• Enjoy your discount for supporting Colorado State.

Click here for a list of participating businesses in the community.

Special Promotions and Offers

Check back for the 2021 Football Season Get Your Green On Deals!

Get Your Green On Business Member SignUp

The Colorado State University Alumni Association and CSU Athletics are offering businesses a unique opportunity to participate in the Get Your Green On campaign. Businesses can sign up to participate in Get Your Green On by offering a special discount or offering for customers and patrons who wear CSU Green on specific Fridays (i.e. 10 percent off a purchase). By doing so, businesses will be individually recognized on this webpage and the program itself will be promoted on Colorado State Athletics on social media, in emails and elsewhere. In addition, the Colorado State University Alumni Association will be promoting Get Your Green On through newsletters, social media, and their webpage.

Business members will receive marketing materials to promote participation and involvement. The best part? It is free to sign up! You can sign up for the 2021 CSU Football Season today!

Get Your Green On FAQ

What Is Get Your Green On?

Get Your Green On is a weekly celebration of Colorado State University. Each Friday, faculty, staff, students, alumni, fans and friends of the University are asked to wear or display CSU Green. During the CSU football season, support local businesses who are participating in Get Your Green On by offering discounts on Friday's of home football game weekends. 

What Are The Objectives Of The Get Your Green On Campaign?

The objectives of the Get Your Green On campaign are two-fold:

1. To provide the CSU family and community with an opportunity to celebrate the University, enhancing school spirit and pride.
2. To foster partnerships and collaboration between CSU and external audiences which, in turn, grows the University's affinity and brand as well as builds community relationships and goodwill.

Is There A Slogan For Get Your Green On?

"Every Friday, show your Ram Pride. Wear CSU Green!"

When Does Get Your Green On Occur?

Every Friday throughout the year wear your CSU Green, with special business discounts on home football game weekends.

How Do I Participate?

Every Friday you can:

  • Wear green CSU apparel

  • Display your CSU pride (e.g. hang a CSU banner, flag, pennant, etc.)

  • Encourage your family, friends, coworkers and others to Get Their Green On!

  • Show your CSU spirit on social media and use the hashtag #GetYourGreenOn

  • Get creative! (e.g. put a green bandana on your dog or cat, drink coffee from a green CSU mug, pu ton a CSU button or sticker, etc.)

Every Friday of home football weekends you can:

  • Wear green CSU apparel and visit participating businesses for special Get Your Green On discounts!

Is There An Official Hashtag For Get Your Green On?

#GetYourGreenOn

For All Participating Businesses' Get Your Green On Needs, Please Contact:

Rachel Blum, Colorado Alumni Engagement Specialist for CSU Alumni Association
Email: rachel.blum@colostate.edu
Phone: (970) 491-4024

Emily Hazard, Community Engagement and Marketing Coordinator for Colorado State Athletics
Email: emily.hazard@colostate.edu
Phone: (303) 818-1934

Looking to get more involved? Check out our Member Business Directory today and reach out to csualumni@colostate.edu for more information on your business being added to the directory!

If you are a CSU alum who owns or manages a business, we'd love to hear from you! Please contact Rachel Blum at rachel.blum@colostate.edu.