Colorado State University

2016-17 DSF Student Success Requirements

Colorado State University is an official DSF Partner College that provides DSF Scholars with additional support on campus to help you be successful.  DSF wants you to succeed as you pursue your education. To that end, students at CSU must meet certain Student Success Requirements to maintain scholarship eligibility. Please note Student Success Requirements may change from year to year. Please review this page for the most accurate information concerning your Student Success Requirements.

Please click on the button below to download a PDF of the Student Success Requirements for 2016-2017, plus details on reaching your campus contact.

Requirements for New Students

  • Complete a check-in meeting with the DSF Campus Contact within the first 30 days of each semester
  • Attend the Community for Excellence Fall (C4E) Academic Summit.
  • Attend at least 2 college success related workshops within the first 10 weeks of each semester.
  • Within the first 10 weeks of each semester, DSF Scholars must demonstrate engagement in at least one campus or community activity.
  • Attend the mid-Semester DSF Scholars Meeting each semester

Requirements for Continuing Students

  • Complete a check-in meeting with the DSF Campus Contact within the first 60 days of each semester
  • Within the first 10 weeks of each semester, DSF Scholars must demonstrate engagement in at least one campus or community activity.

Requirements for Students on Academic Probation

Participate in an academic recovery program within the first 30 days of each semester they are on probation. Academic recovery programs include: participation in Project Success or similar programs, meeting with academic support staff through CASA or academic departments as approved by the DSF campus contact, participation in Academic Advancement Center, meeting with the DSF Campus Contact.

Deadlines

Fall 2016
30-Day Check-In Deadline:  September 23, 2016
60-Day Check-In Deadline: October 23, 2016

Spring 2017
30-Day Check-In Deadline:  February 18, 2017
60-Day Check-In Deadline: March 19, 2017

Contact Information

Questions?
Call us at 303.640.6564
Email us at collegeinfo@denverscholarship.org.

Campus Contact
Miel McCarthy
Lory Student Center, Room 231
970-491-2827
miel.mccarthy@colostate.edu

Colorado Challenge Counselor
Tabitha Rocha
125 Student Services Bldg.
970.491.1076
tabitha.rocha@colostate.edu

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