Pantry Meals by the Kendall Reagan Nutrition Center

To help with your time social distancing, the Kendall Reagan Nutrition Center is offering easy pantry meal recipe ideas that promote limited grocery store trips and help you prepare for isolation and sickness. They know that cooking at home more often and relying on only on-hand ingredients can be stressful. Click here to see what the Kendall Reagan Nutrition Center suggests. 

Summer Camps for Kids

The K-12 Programs Portal offers summer programs for kindergarten to high school level students. These programs include academic, credit-bearing, and sports opportunities. The programs are offered by numerous departments and organizations at CSU. 

Some camps are sponsored by C2C and offer a discounted price for children of CSU employees. These camps are listed below.

Youth Sports Camps: These programs, sponsored by the Department of Health and Exercise Science, offer more than 60 sessions during the summer. Take advantage of excellent programs, great value, and the convenience of having your children right here on campus.

C2C provides a 15 percent tuition discount for the children of CSU employees. The discount is automatically applied when you enter your CSU ID at registration.

Biomed Bootcamp for 7th and 8th graders: Does your child love math and science? Do they have an interest in fun science-based activities? If so, join Colorado State’s Biomedical Engineering Society for Biomed Bootcamp! A four hour long exploration of biomedical engineering on October 12th, 8:00 am to 12:00 pm, at the Scott Bioengineering Building (700 Meridian Avenue). Tour the labs in the biomedical engineering building and learn more about engineering in the medical field through four fun activities:

– Make your own magnetic slime
– Build & Code an electrocardiogram (EKG)
– Experiment with an artificial artery
– Play with our muscle car, converting muscle into electrical energy

The camp is intended for 7th and 8th graders. Registration is free, but limited to 30 students on a first come first serve basis.

If you have any questions please contact


CARE Program at CSU

The CARE program connects and refers CSU employees to local health and social services resources. Its goals are to build effective working relationships with employees and community agencies, help employees navigate work-life challenges, increase awareness of programs and resources available to employees, and be an advocate for employees to support fair access to quality resources. For more information, visit or call for an appointment. Phone numbers:

  • Monday, Wednesday, Friday (970)491-4839
    Location: General Services Building Room 316
  • Tuesday, Thursday (970)658-6158
    Location: Palmer Center


CARE Program website

Phone: (970)491-4839 (M,W,F)
(970)491-658-6158 (T, Th)

Early Childhood Center


The CSU Early Childhood Center has been serving children and families in the Fort Collins community since 1929 and works in partnership with families to ensure a quality educational experience for children between the ages of 6 weeks to 6 years.

CSU faculty, staff and students receive priority enrollment on a space available basis. The ECC functions as a lab school, so this program has the dual advantage of significantly improving the research, teaching and  learning opportunities for CSU students and faculty in diverse academic programs while enhancing the child-care options for campus parents.


CSU Early Childhood Center Website

Phone: (970)491-7082

Sunshine House

The independently owned and operated Sunshine House, located on Perennial Lane between CSU’s main campus and the Vet Teaching hospital, offers programs to children 6 weeks to 12 years old.

CSU employees enjoy priority enrollment when space is available.


Phone: (970)491-2862

Housing Navigator for Faculty/Staff

The CSU Housing Navigator provides one-on-one counseling appointments to provide information and resources regarding:

  • Short-term rental assistance opportunities
  • Rental housing search assistance
  • Common rental issues, e.g. lease review and other housing related information
  • Pre-purchase housing counseling
  • Information on homebuyer education and post-purchase resources


Housing Navigator Website


(970) 491-3233

After School Programs

The College of Health and Human Sciences’ Youth Sport Camps program offers a camp that runs during the school year, at a reduced price, thanks to C2C.

Camps run from after-school through 6 p.m. on weekdays when schools are in session. Camps are held in and around the Moby facility. Curriculum is based on the FunLIFE camp model, and includes sports, campus exploration, crafts, swimming, yoga, and many additional activities.

Transportation is provided for Bauder, Beattie, Bennett, Dunn, Harris and O’Dea Elementary schools only. Students from other schools are welcome to join the program, but should make their own transportation arrangements.