Fall 2008

FALL CALENDAR 2008                                        
                                                                                          

                        Graduation planning sheet due dates are as follows:
                                   Spring 2009             September 12, 2008
                                   Summer 2009         January 30, 2009 
                                    Fall 2009                  January 30, 2009

Please refer to the Student Financial Services website at www.colostate-pueblo.edu/sfs for tuition information, scholarship information, or Financial Aid information.

March 10

Early Advisement and Registration for Fall 2008 begins for continuing students BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. See Registration Information

August 15

New first-year student orientation and advisement/registration

August 21-22

New first-year student orientation and advisement/registration

August 22

Last day to petition for residency classification

August 25

Classes begin

August 29

End of add period (Courses added after this date must be approved by instructor.)

September 8

End of drop period (Last day to drop course without a grade recorded.)

September 9

Late add period begins for full-term courses. Instructor approval and payment of a $10.00 Late Add Fee is now required.

September 9

Students may TOTALLY WITHDRAW from CSU-Pueblo on or after this date and are responsible for pro-rated charges plus a non-refundable processing fee; grades of (W) will be recorded.

September 12

Deadline for Spring 2009 Graduation Planning Sheets to be submitted to the Registrar's Office by 5 p.m. on this date.

October 24

Last day for withdrawing from individual courses with a grade of (W) recorded. Course withdrawals must be processed in the Registrar's Office by 5 p.m. on this date. After this date a student may not withdraw from individual courses unless withdrawing completely from the University.

November 24 - 28

Thanksgiving break

December 5

Last day to withdraw totally from the University

December 5

Classes end

December 8 - 12

Final exams

PROCEDURES AND DEADLINES SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE

Colorado State University-Pueblo is an equal opportunity/affirmative action institution and complies with all Federal and Colorado State laws, regulations, and executive orders regarding affirmative action requirements in all programs. The Office of Affirmative Action is located in the Occhiato University Center, Room 045, to assist CSU-Pueblo staff in meeting its affirmative action responsibilities. Ethnic minorities, women and other protected class members are encouraged to apply and to so identify themselves. Inquiries can be made by phone at (719)-549-2092 or by stopping by the office.

FINAL EXAMINATION SCHEDULE - FALL 2008    

The following procedures apply to all courses during the final week of the semester:

This final examination week is part of the regular semester and students should be in attendance even when final examinations are not given. The final examination may be eliminated by an instructor consistent with department procedure. Classes are normally held even though examinations may not be given.

Courses for less than four credits shall meet for one period; courses for four or more credits may meet for two periods.

Classes shall meet only at the time indicated on the examination schedule.

Any approved exception of regulations 1, 2, and 3 above (e.g., special types of examinations, which need time or special type of examinations) shall be announced the second week of class and communicated in writing to the appropriate dean.

Inside the boxes on the schedule below, find the regular meeting time of the class and from that box read upward and left to determine the time and day of exam.  For example, 10:00 MWF classes are scheduled to administer final exams from 8:00 - 10:20 Monday, December 8. Classes will meet for the final exam period in regularly assigned classrooms. Classes meeting at or after 5 p.m. must test at their regularly scheduled time.

TIME OF FINAL EXAM

DEC. 8
MON

DEC. 9
TUE

DEC. 10
WED

DEC. 11
THUR

DEC. 12
FRI

 8:00 - 10:20

10:00 MWF
10:30 MWF

8:00 MWF
8:30 MWF

8:00 TTH
8:30 TTH

9:00 MWF
9:30 MWF

9:00 TTH
9:30 TTH

10:30 - 12:50

12:00 TTH
12:30 TTH

10:00 TTH
10:30 TTH

11:00 MWF
11:30 MWF

11:00 TTH
11:30 TTH

12:00 MWF
12:30 MWF

 1:00 -  3:20

3:00 MWF
3:30 MWF

1:00 MWF
1:30 MWF

1:00 TTH
1:30 TTH

2:00 MWF
2:30 MWF

2:00 TTH
2:30 TTH

 3:30 - 5:30

 

3:00 TTH
3:30 TTH

4:00 MWF
4:30 MWF

4:00 TTH
4:30 TTH

 

 
SCHEDULE CHANGES AND WITHDRAWALS

Fall 2008 Schedule Changes during Add/Drop Period

Students may add classes during the first five class days (August 25 – August 29). After the first five class days, all additions must be approved by the instructor of the class.

Students may drop classes (without a grade recorded) during the first eleven class days of the semester (August 25 – September 8).

Short-term courses may be dropped before 15 percent of the course duration has passed without a record of the dropped course appearing on a student’s permanent record.

Fall 2008 Course Withdrawal after the Drop Period

Immediately following the end of the drop/add period, students may withdraw from a course according to the policies below.

INDIVIDUAL COURSE WITHDRAWALS ARE PROCESSED IN THE Registrar's Office (AD 202).

Last date for grade of (W)

Full-term course         October 24 by 5 p.m.
Short-term course      Before 60 percent of the course duration has passed

When a student withdraws from a course before 60 percent of the course duration has passed, a grade of “W” (withdrawal) will be recorded on the academic record. After 60 percent of the course duration has passed, a student may not withdraw. Tuition and fees will not be adjusted for individual course withdrawals during this withdrawal period. Course withdrawals must be processed in the Registrar's Office. Please refer to the following table:

LENGTH

END

LAST

OF

OF

DATE

CLASS

DROP

(W)

 

PERIOD

 

(Weeks)

(Days)

(Weeks)

15

11

9

14

11

8

13

10

8

12

9

7

11

8

7

10

8

6

9

7

5

8

6

5

7

5

4

6

5

4

5

4

3

4

3

2

3

2

2

2

2

1

1

1

0.6

Once students have registered for a course, they are considered enrolled in that course until they have officially withdrawn from the course in the Registrar's Office. Simply not attending class will not automatically terminate the student's enrollment in the course. A student who ceased attendance without first officially withdrawing from the course will receive a failing grade and will be charged full tuition and fees.

Total Withdrawal from the University

To withdraw totally from the University, a student must obtain the appropriate withdrawal form from Student Academic Services (SAS), Psychology Building, Room 232, secure the appropriate approval signatures, and return the completed form immediately to the Registrar's Office for processing. Total withdrawals will not be processed after the last scheduled class day of the semester, this excludes finals week.

REGISTRATION INFORMATION

Continuing Students (Currently-enrolled) will be given the opportunity to be advised and register for Fall 2008 classes beginning Monday, March 10. Students will be assigned a registration day according to their classification and may register anytime on or after their assigned day as follows:

Grad, Degree Plus and Seniors      Monday             March 10, 2008
Juniors                                                Tuesday            March 11, 2008
Sophomores                                      Wednesday      March 12, 2008
Freshmen                                           Thursday           March 13, 2008

First-year Freshmen who have been accepted into the University can contact their first-year advisor at any time to create a class schedule. New student Orientation is also required of first-year students. Advisor information and orientation/registration information can be located at http://www.colostate-pueblo.edu/fyp/. If the student wishes to speak with someone in person, the First-Year Programs department can be contacted at (719) 549-2584.

New Transfer Students (13 or more transferable collegiate credit hours) upon acceptance to CSU-Pueblo will receive academic advising/registration information.

Readmitted Students who are eligible for readmission will be allowed to register during an early registration period. Readmitted students will receive a registration permit in the mail.

Walk-in (Guest) Students will be allowed to register beginning August 25. Guest students will be permitted to register only during the start date of the class thru the drop/add period for each class.  Applications will be processed in the Admissions Office (AD 202).

FINANCIAL INFORMATION

For details on the following information, please visit www.colostate-pueblo.edu/sfs.

Financial Aid

Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

Financial Aid Payments

Student Employment

Financial Aid Forms

Grants

Scholarships

Student Loans

Students who would like to be awarded financial aid to pay for college MUST complete applications to assist the University in determining what types of financial aid each student may receive. At CSU-Pueblo, the financial aid priority funding deadline is March 1, every year. Some types of financial aid are awarded on a first come first served basis. Completing your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and the University Scholarship Application prior to March 1 each year guarantees that you will be considered for all available funding. Both applications are available on the web at http://www.colostate-pueblo.edu/sfs, and can be completed from the comfort of your own home. This also helps to ensure that your educational expenses will be paid in a timely manner.

Billing Information

Tuition and Fees

Residence Life and Housing Room & Board Rates

Billing Terms & Policies


University Policies

Withdrawal Policy

Tuition Refund Policy

Satisfactory Academic Progress Policy


Veteran’s Education Benefits

For information contact the Veteran's Office at 549-2910

ACCESS STUDENT ACCOUNTS ON-LINE

Log onto www.colostate-pueblo.edu.

Click Current Students TWOLF Portal.

Under Login to Web Apps, select Student Billing/Account Activity

For detailed information about how financial aid was applied to your account, select Financial Aid Payments.

For additional information contact:
Student Financial Services
Administration Building, Room 212
(719) 549-2753
sfs@colostate-pueblo.edu
Office Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday thru Friday

GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

The general education requirement for graduation includes a total of 35 semester credits in two categories: 

Skills Component

  9 credits

Knowledge Component

26 credits

TOTAL

35 credits


I.        SKILLS COMPONENT

To complete the Skills component, students must successfully complete courses in the following content areas with a minimum overall GPA of 2.000:
 

Written Communication

(2 courses)

6 credits

Quantitative Reasoning

(1 course)

3 credits

TOTAL

 

9 credits


A.      Written Communication

Take each of the following courses:

ENG     101

English Composition I

3 credits

ENG     102

English Composition II

3 credits


B.      Quantitative Reasoning

Take one of the following courses:
 

MATH   109

Mathematical Explorations

3 credits

MATH   121

College Algebra

4 credits

MATH   124

Pre-Calculus Math

5 credits

MATH   126

Calculus and Analytic Geometry I

5 credits

MATH   156

Introduction to Statistics

3 credits

MATH   221

Applied Calculus: An Intuitive Approach

4 credits


or any MATH course that includes one of these as a prerequisite.
 
II.      KNOWLEDGE COMPONENT

To complete the Knowledge component, students must successfully complete courses in the following content areas:
 

Humanities

(3 courses)

  9 credits

History

(1 course)

  3 credits

Social Sciences

(2 courses)

  6 credits

Natural and Physical Sciences

(2 courses with labs)

  8 credits

TOTAL

 

26 credits


Students must take one course that is designated as cross-cultural. Courses taken to meet the Knowledge requirement may be used to meet the cross-cultural requirement if they have a (CC) next to their listing.

Your major may recommend certain courses from the list of courses below. Refer to your major’s catalog description for more information.

Note: Courses listed below that are marked with an asterisk (*) are not in the statewide common core, meaning that they are not guaranteed in transfer to any other college or university in Colorado.

A.      Humanities

ART

100

Visual Dynamics (CC)

ART

211

History of Art I (CC)

ART

212

History of Art II (CC)

ENG

130

Introduction to Literature

ENG/CS

220

Survey of Chicano Literature (CC)

ENG

221

Masterpieces of Literature I

ENG

222

Masterpieces of Literature II

ENG

240

Survey of Ethnic Literature (CC)

FL

100*

Introduction to Comparative Linguistics (CC)

Foreign Language (FRN, GER, ITL, RUS, SPN)

                   Courses: 101*, 102*, 201* or 202* (CC)

MUS

118

Music Appreciation (CC)

PHIL

102

Philosophical Literature

PHIL

120

Non-Western World Religions (CC)

PHIL

201

Classics in Ethics

PHIL

204

Critical Reasoning

PHIL

205

Deductive Logic

SPCOM

103*

Speaking and Listening

SPN

130

Cultures of the Spanish-Speaking World (CC)

B.      History

CS

101

Introduction to Chicano Studies (CC)

HIST

101

World Civilization to 1100 (CC)

HIST

102

World Civilization from 1100 to 1800 (CC)

HIST

103

World Civilization since 1800 (CC)

HIST/CS

136

Southwest United States (CC)

HIST

201

US History I

HIST 

202

US History II

C.      Social Sciences

ANTHR

100

Cultural Anthropology (CC)

ANTHR/ENG

106*

Language, Thought and Culture (CC)

ECON

201

Principles of Macroeconomics

ECON

202

Principles of Microeconomics

GEOG

103

World Regional Geography (CC)

MCCNM

101

Media and Society

POLSC

101

American National Politics

POLSC

200

Understanding Human Conflict (CC)

PSYCH

100

General Psychology

PSYCH

151

Human Development

PSYCH

222

Understanding Animal Behavior

PSYCH/SOC/WS

231*

Marriage, Family and Relationships

PSYCH

251*

Childhood and Adolescence

SOC

101

Introduction to Sociology

SOC

201

Social Problems

WS

100*

Introduction to Women’s Studies (CC)

D.      Natural and Physical Sciences

BIOL

100/L

Principles of Biology with Lab

BIOL

121/L

Environmental Conservation with Lab

BIOL

191/L

College Biology I/Botany with Lab

BIOL

192/L

College Biology II/Zoology with Lab

BIOL

223/L

Human Physiology and Anatomy I with Lab

BIOL

224/L

Human Physiology and Anatomy II with Lab

CHEM

101/L

Chemistry and Society with Lab

CHEM

111/L

Principles of Chemistry with Lab

CHEM

121/L

General Chemistry I with Lab

CHEM

122/L

General Chemistry II with Lab

CHEM

160/L

Introduction to Forensic Science with Lab

EXHP

162/L*

Personal Health with Lab

GEOL

101/L

Earth Science with Lab

MET

105*

It’s a Material World (includes Lab)

PHYS

110/L

Astronomy with Lab

PHYS

140/L

Light, Energy and the Atom with Lab

PHYS

201/L

Principles of Physics I with Lab

PHYS

202/L

Principles of Physics II with Lab

PHYS

221/L

General Physics I with Lab

PHYS

222/L

General Physics II with Lab


DIRECTORY OF ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICES

OFFICE

ROOM  

TELEPHONE

Accounting Services

AD 204

549-2753

Admissions Office

AD 202

549-2462

Affirmative Action

OC 045

549-2092

Associated Students’ Government

OC 244

549-2866

Athletics

AD 309

549-2711

Bookstore

OC 101

549-2146

Career Center

OC 103

549-2980

Cashier's Office

AD 2nd floor

549-2131

Child Care Center

DC

549-2407

Continuing Education

UV Bldg. 4060, Suite 606

549-2316

External Affairs

AD 320

549-2810

Finance and Budget Office

AD 209

549-2314

First-Year Programs

LIB 240

549-2584

     Orientation

LIB 240

549-2584

Graduate Admissions

AD 201

549-2462

Health Services

OC (back courtyard)

549-2830

Residence Life and Housing

RH Lobby

549-2601

Institutional Research & Analysis

AD 301

549-2110

International Student Services

OC Underground Annex

549-2329

Library

LIB 1st floor

549-2386

Physical Plant, Director

PP 109

549-2211

President's Office

AD 301

549-2306

Provost’s Office

AD 303

549-2313

Registration (Registrar's Office)

AD 202

549-2462

Scholarships

AD 212

549-2967

Student Academic Services

P 232

549-2581

     Academic Undeclared Advising

P 232

549-2581

     Disability Resource Office

P 232

549-2663

     National Test-Site Services

P 232

549-2172

     Writing Room

P 232

549-2901

Student Employment

AD 212

549-2753

Student Financial Services

AD 212

549-2753

Student Life and Development

OC 003

549-2586

Veteran's Affairs

AD 202

549-2910

COLLEGE/SCHOOL DEANS

Education, Engineering, and Professional Studies

Dr. Hector Carrasco, Dean

T 250

549-2696

Humanities and Social Sciences

Dr. Roy Sonnema, Dean

AM 119

549-2865

School of Business

Dr. Michael Fronmueller, Dean

HSB 233

549-2142

Science and Mathematics

Dr. Janna McLean, Interim Dean 

LS 106

549-2340

BUILDING DESIGNATIONS

AD/ADM

Administration building

AM

Art/Music building

CHEM

Chemistry building

DC

Child Care Center

HPER

Massari Arena

HSB

Hasan School of Business building

LIB

Library building

LS

Life Science building

LW

Library Wing

M/C

Music classroom in Art/Music building

OC/OUC

Occhiato Center

PE

Rooms in HPER building

PM

Physics/Mathematics building

P/PSY

Psychology building

PP

Physical Plant Maintenance Facility

RC

Ropes Course

RH/BRHA

Residence Hall

T

Technology building

UV

University Village at Walking Stick

OTHER LOCATIONS

HO

Hospital (St. Mary-Corwin, Parkview or Colo. Mental Health)

BCC

Buell Communications Center

CLRN

Clarion Inn

PCC

Pueblo Community College

COLORADO SPRINGS

CITC

Citadel Center

FTCR

Fort Carson

PAFB

Peterson Air Force Base