Mines Campus Tour

The Mines campus features beautifully renovated historical architecture as well as award-winning state-of-the-art buildings with a student-centered experience and outstanding academic environment.

E-Days celebrations on the Intramural Fields

E-Days celebrations on the Intramural Fields

Colorado School of Mines

1500 Illinois St
Golden, CO 80401

Mines is located in Golden, Colorado, only 15 miles west of downtown Denver.

The city of Golden, in the foothills of the Rockies, is a thriving community of 17,000, offering a small-town atmosphere and convenient access to world-class outdoor destinations for skiing, hiking, climbing and mountain biking and big-city attractions.

Colorado School of Mines has some big-name neighbors in Golden, including the National Renewable Energy Laboratory, a frequent research collaborator, and Coors Brewing Company.

History buff? You can learn more about the history of Mines in Mines Magazine.