Welcome to the Alumni Family!

What you have achieved in this moment is nothing short of remarkable. Your graduation from Colorado State University is an accomplishment to celebrate.

As your Colorado State University Alumni Association, it’s our honor to welcome you to the alumni family. Think of us as your front porch back to the University and easiest way to stay connected to your alma mater through things like campus news, online engagement opportunities, professional development resources, career services, Alumni Association Grad Pack membership, and more. Congratulations! This time is yours. The world needs you and all you have to offer. We are so proud of you. GO RAMS!

Celebrate with us on December 16 and 17

We are gearing up to celebrate your transition from student to alumni! Join us at the Iris and Michael Smith Alumni Center on December 16 and 17 to connect with post grad resources, share your student accomplishments and CSU story, and pick up everything you need to cross the stage. All regalia distribution will take place  during Grad Fest in the Iris & Michael Smith Alumni Center on the following days:

  • Thursday, December 16 from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Friday, December 17 from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Saturday, December 18; regalia will be available for pick up prior to each commencement ceremony line up, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Regalia will also be available to pick up on Saturday, December 18 prior to each commencement ceremony line up if you are unable to join us for Grad Fest.  A photo ID will be required for pick up. At this time, in compliance with both Larimer County public health guidance and Colorado State University, masks are required in all indoor spaces whether you are vaccinated or not. This includes all university buildings including the Iris and Michael Smith Alumni Center.  Participants of the ceremonies and visitors to campus must adhere to these guidelines.  

Get Everything You Need to Graduate

Your Grad Pack has everything you need to graduate including your cap and gown, college colored tassel, and first year of Alumni Association membership. Your Grad Pack must be ordered no later than November 3 and can be picked up in person at the Iris and Michael Smith Alumni Center during Grad Fest.

Don't forget the party!

You’re graduating! That’s a really big deal. We want to get your party started with a digital party pack filled with decorations, inspiration, photo props, recipes, virtual backgrounds and more.

Stay Connected to Your Green and Gold Roots

Before you head out into the world to do amazing things, be sure you leave us with a few things so we can keep in touch!


Fall 2021 commencement ceremonies will take place Friday, December 17, and Saturday, December 18, 2021. For all information on Fall commencement ceremonies please refer to the CSU Commencement website.


Graduates, dress your device with a touch of Ram Pride! Show up to your next virtual meeting as the ultimate alum! Just click each image to download!