Graduate Student Handbook

Important Information

Accessing CSU-Pueblo

Paying for School

Health Services

  • Immunizations: All students at CSU-Pueblo must submit to Student Health Services (SHS) proof of immunizations (or lab test results demonstrating immunity) for measles, mumps, and rubella.  Failure to provide this proof will lead to a hold being placed on your registration. Contact SHS in the OUC for more information at 719-549-2830, or e-mail SHS@csupueblo.edu
  • Student Health Services (SHS) provides health care and insurance for all CSU-Pueblo students.
    • Insurance: CSU-Pueblo offers accident and illness insurance for students and their dependents.
    • Health care on campus:
      • Illness, wound treatment, and preventative services (including STD screening, physical exams, and immunizations)
      • Appointments not necessary but recommended: contact 719.549.2830, or e-mail SHS@csupueblo.edu
      • Consultations are free; students pay for medications and exams.
  • The Counseling Center offers free 45-minute counseling appointments, Monday-Friday 9am-4pm, for currently enrolled students. Contact the Counseling Center in PSY 236 for more information: 719.549.2830.

Where to go for help


Online Resources

Courses & Calendar

CSU-Pueblo Bookstore

Order books and supplies in person or online at the CSU-Pueblo Bookstore. Online orders can be picked up in the store or shipped directly to you: 719.549.2146.

Library and Academic Resources Center (LARC)

Graduate Student Support Center

Office: LARC 165
Phone: 719.549.2811
GSSC@csupueblo.edu


Campus Resources

IDs/Thunderbucks

You'll need an ID card to check out library items or use the Student Recreation Center. Get your ID card in OUC 102 from Monday-Friday, 8AM-5PM, for $10. That $10 goes onto your ID card as "ThunderBucks," beca​use your ID is also a prepaid debit card that saves you money on purchases you make on campus. For example, when you use your ThunderBucks card, you

  • get 10% off food purchases on campus
  • pay no taxes for on-campus purchase
  • For more information, contact Auxiliary Services at 719.549.2149

Parking and Maps

Need help navigating campus? Visit the Auxiliary Services office in OUC 102 or the Cashier's window in the ADM building to buy your parking pass.

  • You can get a permanent decal or hanging tag.
  • "Green" vehicles merit a 20% discount on parking tag prices.
  • Prices for the academic year:
    • Permanent decal: $75
    • Hanging tag: $100
    • Motorcycle: $37
  • Now, where to park? Find campus maps here.

Questions? Call Auxiliary Services at 719.549.2149.

CSU-Pueblo Bookstore

CSU-Pueblo Bookstore: Order books and supplies in person or online at the CSU-Pueblo Bookstore. Online orders can be picked up in the store or shipped directly to you.

For more information, please call 719.549.2146.

Library and Academic Resources Center (LARC)

At the Library and Academic Resources Center, you can

  • check out books
  • research reference materials
  • grab a coffee or snack at PerkSpot
  • find a quiet room to study
  • meet with a discipline-specific librarian for research help
  • Contact the LARC for more information:

Student Health Services (SHS)

Student Health Services (SHS) provides health care and insurance for all CSU-Pueblo students.

  • Insurance: CSU-P offers accident and illness insurance for students and their dependents.
  • Health care on campus:
    • Illness, wound treatment, and preventative services (including STD screening, physical exams, and immunizations)
    • Appointments not necessary but recommended. Contact 719.549.2830 or SHS@csupueblo.edu
    • Consultations are free; students pay for medications and exams.

Counseling Center

The Counseling Center offers free 45-minute counseling appointments, Monday-Friday 9AM-4PM, for currently enrolled students. Contact the Counseling Center in PSY 236 for more information at 719.549.2830.

Child Care

Accredited child care is available on campus for CSU-Pueblo students, with discounted fees available for students enrolled in 6 credit hours, maintaining a GPA of 2.0, and placing their child in a minimum of 12 hours/week of childcare. Three classrooms are available: 1 toddler (12-36 months) and 2 pre-kindergarten (3-5 years). Full and half-day care available. For more information, call 719.549.2745.

Student Recreation Center

Don't let stress get the best of you! Work off some steam at the Student Recreation Center, which features:

  • state-of-the-art workout equipment
  • ball courts
  • swimming pool
  • fitness classes

Access is free for students enrolled in 6 or more credit hours. Access costs $75/semester if you're enrolled in less than 6 hours.

Call 719.549.2085 for more information.

Career Center

The Career Center can help you transition from graduate school into the workforce, with the following one-on-one services available:
  • Career and internship coaching
  • Resume and letter review
  • Interviewing strategies

Visit the Career Center in LARC 187 Monday-Friday 8am-5pm or contact them for more information: 719.549.2980, careercenter@csupueblo.edu. ​​​​​​​​​