Support Our CMU

Supporting CMU

A place for CMU alumni and friends

The unwavering commitment and support of alumni, donors, community leaders and friends has propelled Colorado Mesa University forward for nearly a century. Today, CMU is the intellectual and cultural center of western Colorado, providing an exceptional educational experience to nearly 10,000 students.

Whether you're an alum who has discovered the value of a CMU degree, a member of our Grand Junction community, or a far-away friend who embraces the Maverick spirit, we could not succeed without you. Your engagement and generosity transforms our students, programs and the campus. Your gift ensures CMU's continued growth and pursuit of excellence.

Accreditation Request for Comments

Colorado Mesa University is seeking comments from the public about the University in preparation for its periodic evaluation by its regional accrediting agency.  The University will host a visit on November 6-8, 2017, with a team representing the Higher Learning Commission (HLC).  Colorado Mesa University has been accredited by HLC since 1957.  The team will review the institution’s ongoing ability to meet HLC’s Criteria for Accreditation.

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Giving to CMU

Leaving a Legacy

A gift to Colorado Mesa University is an investment in the university and the students who pass through our doors. Every dollar of support for scholarships, academic programs, athletics and campus expansion goes towards building a solid foundation for today and tomorrow. Gifts not only directly affect those on campus, but have impacts around the community and across the globe as our students graduate and begin their careers.

Giving to CMU


Building the foundation of CMU

Since 1961, the Colorado Mesa University Foundation has played an important role in providing additional dollars for scholarship and program support. The foundation serves as a charitable non-profit organization and retains fiduciary responsibility for the investment of the funds entrusted to it.  Over 400 students annually receive a scholarship administered by the CMU Foundation and provided by generous donors.


Alumni Association

Creating lifelong connections

The Alumni Association builds and cultivates relationships to benefit the alumni, students and faculty of Colorado Mesa University. The association counts more than 30,000 graduates, former students and past faculty among its ranks. These alumni and friends cherish the history of the college, support its current efforts and believe in its promising future.

  Alumni Association

1450 North 12th Street
Grand Junction, CO 81501

Foundation: 970.248.1902
Alumni: 970.248.1525