MICHAEL SMITH SCHOLARS IN CHEMISTRY
Thanks to a generous gift from Michael and Iris Smith, 10 students in chemistry received four years of full tuition.
50th Anniversary
Founded in 1968, the college celebrates its golden anniversary.
STUDENT-FRIENDLY BIOLOGY BUILDING
The new building houses state-of-the-art classrooms, cutting-edge research labs, and inviting study spaces.
BUILDING THE FUTURE OF CHEMISTRY RESEARCH
A new state-of-the-art research laboratory facility opened in 2017.

Welcome!

At the Colorado State University College of Natural Sciences, we believe that discovery begins here. Our students are discovering their passions and transforming lives. Our faculty are discovering new scientific phenomena and applications as well as new ways of educating the next generation. And together, everyone at the college is helping to spread these discoveries throughout our state and the world. We are grateful to have you along for the exciting journey.

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SPOTLIGHTS

Alumni & Friends

New research center paves way for CSU’s leadership in cannabinoid science

The Panacea Life Sciences Cannabinoid Research Center will serve as a springboard for CSU-based research, new and ongoing, focused on CBD and other naturally occurring compounds in hemp.

Students

Biology faculty working to improve sustainability science education

The Colorado State University LIFE sciences faculty members demonstrate this through their willingness to adapt to changing student needs.

Research

CSU study finds disparities in natural gas leak prevalence in U.S. urban areas

Over a several-year period, natural gas pipeline leaks were more prevalent in neighborhoods with low-income or majority non-white populations than those with high income or predominately white populations.

Faculty & Staff

Craig Partridge appointed to President’s Committee on the National Medal of Science

The 16-member committee evaluates nominees for the National Medal of Science.

College Outreach