Colorado State University

The Colorado State University (CSU ) is a public university in Fort Collins in the U.S. state of Colorado. Approximately 25,000 students were enrolled in 2004.


The University has repeatedly changed its name throughout its history:


Nationally known, the CSU is through their college football team, the Colorado State Rams. The university is a member of the Mountain West Conference.

Known teachers

Major graduates

  • Wayne Allard, politicians
  • John Amos, actor
  • Randy Beverly, football professional
  • Mary L. Cleave, Astronaut
  • Jack Christiansen, football player and coach
  • Martin J. Fettman, Astronaut
  • Brian Greene, a professional basketball player
  • Clark Haggans, professional football
  • Stan Matsunaka, politicians
  • Kent Rominger, Astronaut
  • Amy Van Dyken, Olympic swimming champion