Located in Boulder, CO the University of Colorado at Boulder is a public research university. It is commonly known as CU Boulder and is the flagship university of the University of Colorado system. CU was founded 5 months before Colorado was admitted to the Union in 1876. CU is considered one of the thirty Public Ivy League University’s according to “Public Ivies: Americas Flagship Public Universities (2001)”. CU Boulder consists of 9 colleges and schools, offering more than 150 academic programs and having an enrollment of 29,952 students in 2010. Eleven Nobel Laureates, eight MacArthur Fellows and 18 astronauts have been affiliated with CU Boulder, either as students, researchers or faculty. The Colorado Buffaloes, with Ralphie the live Bison mascot, compete in 9 intercollegiate sports in the Pacific 12 conference. They have won 25 NCAA championships: 19 in skiing, five total in men’s and women’s cross country and one in football.
Located south of the Pearl Street Mall, the main CU Boulder campus consists of academic and residential buildings as well as research facilities. Located about a quarter mile east of the main campus, the East campus consists mainly of athletic facilities and research buildings. Some of the top ten employers in the Boulder area are IBM, Ball Corp., Ball Aerospace & Technologies, Walmart, Inc., and Hunter Douglas Window Fashions Division.
An occasion might arise where a student may be in the market for self storage. Whether it’s because he or she is moving from a dorm to a fraternity or sorority house or doing a semester abroad, a student may be in the market to rent a storage unit near CU Boulder. Keep in mind that there might be specific items that you are interested in when looking for a self storage facility near 80309 such as 24 hour access, direct drive up or a gated facility.
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