New Students & Parents

Welcome!  We’re glad you’re here!

You can find everything you need to know about student accounts, payments, and refunds on our website.  Here are a few good links to get you started!

checkmarkNew Student Checklist – Important tasks students need to complete

checkmarkMoney Matters – General information about how the Bursar’s Office operates

checkmarkEstimated Cost of Attendance – Find out how much you can expect to pay in tuition and fees (non-university costs are not included)

checkmarkBursar Essentials for Parents/Families (slides) – Basics about billing and payments for first-time CU parents

checkmarkCommon Questions from Parents

checkmark529 Savings Plans – How to pay with 529s

checkmarkWhen Your Child Turns 18 and Goes to College: What Parents Need to Know – Information about student privacy and FERPA

checkmarkHow-To’s – Step-by-step instructions about how to waive insurance, authorize someone to view your bill, etc.

checkmarkPayment Methods

checkmarkPreferred Payment Methods for International Students

checkmarkFollow @CUBoulder on Twitter for reminders about tuition payment deadlines and other important dates!