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Programs & Events

Dennis Small Cultural Center sponsors a variety of free programs and events, including BranchOut on Wednesdays and a Thursday series called Rooted
I LOVE MONDAYS, 2pm-3pm every Monday in the 1st Floor UMC North Dining Room
Come to DSCC's program, Rooted, about diversity, social, and social justice issues
Student groups at the Spring 2013 Student Involvement Fair

The Student Involvement Fair is the perfect way to find out about all the different student organizations and involvement opportunities on campus. Once you find your fit, it is a snap to get involved!

ACUI International Poetry Slam will be held at the University of Colorado Boulder on March 12 - March 15, 2014

The UMC and ACUI are welcoming poets from across the country for the ACUI College Unions Poetry Slam Invitational (CUPSI). CUPSI will take place on Wednesday, March 12 - Saturday, March 15, 2014. Be enriched by sharing poetry, embracing the value of inclusivity, and supporting a program in which "everyone's voice is welcome."

CU GOLD, Gaining Opportunities Through Leadership Development

Our mission is to be a credible resource for current and emerging leaders on the CU-Boulder campus. We foster a culture of accountability, leadership, and responsibility by inspiring diverse students to develop and enhance their leadership abilities.

Go to CU's In the Mix website to learn what's happening!

A variety of late-night activities sponsored by the Division of Student Affairs.

Cultural Events Board

The CUSG Cultural Events Board (CEB) is dedicated to furthering cultural understanding at CU Boulder. CEB invites influential figures like Spike Lee, Margaret Cho, and Kofi Annan to speak on campus. It supplies funding for numerous student group activities. UMC 319, 303.492.3227,

Dennis Small Cultural Center provides a welcoming place to build friendships.

The Dennis Small Cultural Center is located in the University Memorial Center room 457, and is dedicated to on-campus underrepresented communities. The center is named after Dennis Small, a unique individual who was the University's original Ombudsman and champion of diversity on campus.

Distinguished Speakers Board brings important visitors from a variety of disciplines to speak on the CU campus.

The Distinguished Speakers Board is a cost center of CUSG and strives to enlighten, inspire, and educate the student body by bringing high-caliber speakers to campus. For more information, email or stop by their office in UMC 452.

Students meet Greek Community leaders at the Greek Life Fair, UMC.

The Greek system at the University of Colorado at Boulder has a rich history. One hundred years and thousands of members later, the Greek community continues to provide students with opportunities to develop leadership skills, to participate in community service, to enrich their academic experience, and to make life-long friendships.

I Love Mondays hosts a free, fun activity (like cookies decoration) every Monday from 2-3 in the UMC dining room.

Love Mondays with free fun and entertainment on Monday afternoons in the UMC North Dining Room. Sponsored by the Student Involvement, Activities & Leadership Development Office.

Be sure to come to Midnight Breakfast on 4/5/14 in the UMC! Activities will start at 10:00pm, and a free breakfast will be served at 11:59pm!

Shake off those finals week blues with a free breakfast in the UMC. Breakfast is served at 11:59 pm every Fall and Spring semester on the Monday of finals week. A variety of entertainment is provided including chair massages, free pool and bowling in the Connection, games, and the chance to win some great prizes!

Program Council brings THE BEST entertainment to campus!

Whether it is hosting a Dave Matthews concert at Folsom Field, a more intimate show at Club 156, or a free movie in CHEM 140, Program Council has been responsible for providing live entertainment for CU students for over 50 years. UMC room 401, 303.492.7704

Learn basic cooking techniques at Ralphie's Cooking class. It's free! Sign up at 4:45pm outside Baby Doe's, 1st floor UMC, Thursdays. Class size limited; first come, first served.

Learning to cook is easy and fun! Come learn new skills to wow your friends and family. Ralphie's Cooking Basics is every Thursday from 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. and will teach you basic cooking techniques. It is always free, delicious, and your stomach will thank you!

Senior Class Council with Julie Andrews

The Senior Class Council seeks to enhance and improve the overall experience of the CU senior class through a variety of social, service, and educational opportunities. The purpose of the organization is to inform, involve, and unify the senior class. Senior Class Council works to leave a valuable mark on campus with an annual senior gift.

Be sure to register your group for the spring 2014 Student Involvement Fair! Registration opens December 2!

Be sure to come to the spring 2014 Student Involvement Fair on Wednesday, February 5, from 11:00am - 2:00pm in the UMC's Glenn Miller Ballroom. Group registration opens on December 2!

Student Involvement Week, September 3-7

Student Involvement Week offers students a variety of events that encourage involvement on campus and in the surrounding community and offer a wide range of opportuntities for students to find their place and make thier mark!

UMC Intermission

Take a break during your week to simply relax, hang out, loosen up, lounge a bit and enjoy some free entertainment! Our events are listed on our homepage. 1st floor of your UMC in the dining rooms -hope to see you there!

UMC Welcome Fest, Friday, August 23, from 8:00pm until midnight!

Come check out the most exciting free event in Boulder the first weekend of the school year! There will be tons of free food, games, and live music. Some of the other activities include laser tag, free bowling in the Connection, improv comedy performances, and much more. Also, be sure to arrive early to make sure you can meet CU's live mascot, Ralphie!