Upcoming Events

We invite you to join us at upcoming events at Colorado Mesa University.

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Celebration Banquet

The Greater Grand Junction Sports Commission is pleased to welcome the nation’s top collegiate and para cyclists for four incredible days of racing! Join us in kicking off the event by attending the Celebration Banquet.

CMU University Center - Meyer Ballroom

Thursday, April 27 at 7:00 pm

Keynote Speaker: Olympian Scott Mercier will speak about his experiences in professional cycling

Tickets:  $25 for individuals, $200 for a table for 8

Register Here


Community Criterium Rides

Join in the fun by riding a 30 minute race on the same course the collegiate and para athletes ride to crown their national champions. No USA Cycling license required.

Sunday, April 30th

8:45 - 9:15 am - Criterium Ride

9:15 - 9:30 am - Kids Ride FREE!

US Bank in Downtown Grand Junction (corner of 4th St. and White Ave.)

Register Here

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PBL Golf Tournament

Sponsored by the Future Business Leaders of America - Phi Beta Lambda

Saturday, April 29

Adobe Creek Golf Course

Registration begins at 8 a.m. Tournament starts at 9 a.m.

The cost per team is $400 ($100 per person) and includes lunch, a bag of goodies, green fees as well as a cart. Tournament will be played in a “4-man Scramble” format. All registered golfers will have a chance to win prizes and participate in a silent auction. CMU Business students are holding the tournament to help raise funds for National Academic Competition. FBLA-PBL is a student run organization with the purpose of training our future business leaders and helping to bridge the gap from College to career.

 Click here for more information and to register



2017 Football Legends Golf Open

Saturday, May 6, 2017
11 am, Shot-Gun Golf Scramble
Redlands Mesa Golf Course


Join us for the 2017 Football Legends Golf Open at Redlands Mesa Golf Course. Alumnus Mark Miller and Coach Jack Perrin are joining forces to raise scholarship funds for the CMU football team. The Friday night reception & auction will be held at 6:00 pm in the University Center Meyer Ballroom and will include one-of-a-kind, autographed sports memorabilia and a hunting trip. Visit with our RMAC Hall of Fame football team from 1982-1983. For further information call 970-248-1503.

 Last year we had a sold out event and we anticipate the same this year. Get your registration in today!

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7th Annual Grand Valley Beer Fest!

Friday, May 12, 2017
5 - 9 pm
CMU University Center - Meyer Ballroom

We invite you to join us for the SEVENTH ANNUAL Grand Valley Beer Festival

Ticket prices are $30.00 in advance, $35.00 at the door, Designated Drivers are FREE

Tickets may be purchased with cash only at Fisher's Discount Liquor Barn, Kannah Creek Brewing Company, CMU Bookstore, or call 970-248-1503 or 970-248-1908

Wine provided by CAVE (Colorado Assoc for Viticulture and Enology). CAVE is a non-profit that supports enology and viticulture in Colorado.

Click here for more information and to register


 Exploring Scotland & Ireland

Join the CMU Alumni Association on their first ever international trip to Scotland and Ireland! 

Summer 2018 (Exact dates will be finalized May 2017)
Most meals, round trip flights, and hotels included

Trip dates and pricing will be finalized May 2017. If you would like to get more information about the trip once dates and prices have been finalized, sign-up here.

The attached link will take you to an overview of what our travel partner, Collette Travel, is offering this year of a similar trip.

Click here to view a sample itinerary


Stainless Steel Mav Tumbler

Drink your favorite drink in style! This stainless steal tumbler is double-walled and vacuum sealed for maximum temperature control with both hot and cold beverages. They hold ice for well over 24 hours and will hold hot beverages for about 5-6 hours. The mugs are durable, rust-proof, BPA free, and feature a sweat-free design. The cost is $25 and includes shipping. There is a limited quantity, so don't wait!

Click here to purchase!


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Bill and Mai Robinson Lecture Series


In 2015, the Colorado Mesa University Foundation was charged with establishing the Bill and Mai Robinson Endowed Lecture Fund with the expressed purpose of supplementing and enriching the arts and cultural environment on campus.  The committee responsible for the distribution of funds, is now accepting proposals to fund the appearances of artists, lecturers, and performers across a wide array of genres. Follow the link below for more information.

The date for the event is the Friday of Parent's Weekend, October 6, 2017
Submissions are due April 2, 2017
The committee will evaluate applications and make a selection on May 7, 2017


Click here to download the application



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