Visit University of Colorado Boulder Instantly with a "Real" Tour

Choosing whether or not an in-person visit to University of Colorado Boulder makes sense can be a risky decision…what if you step on campus and immediately detest the “vibe”? All that time, money and effort getting to campus was wasted. At first it may seem difficult to gain a meaningful understanding of University of Colorado Boulder without visiting the school in person. University of Colorado Boulder is located in Boulder, CO , and if that’s nowhere near where you live, what options do you have? That’s why we created CampusReel – to allow you, and anyone reading this, to deeply and authentically experience the University of Colorado Boulder vibe, campus and community without visiting University of Colorado Boulder in person – a virtual tour of the University of Colorado Boulder campus! If definitely want to visit University of Colorado Boulder in person, you should, at the very least, watch the entire CampusReel for University of Colorado Boulder to ensure it seems like a good match and to get the most out of your in-person visit. After you’ve done your due diligence, you may find the below guidance helpful

When is the best time to visit University of Colorado Boulder?

Visiting University of Colorado Boulder depends on a number of factors, including the season, your schedule, and a lot of uncontrollable variables. We recommend you visit University of Colorado Boulder twice if you’re serious about enrolling – at least one visit should be when students are on campus and school is in session. Be sure to take note of the town of Boulder as well. Remember that Boulder is also catering to 26496 students, so think critically about whether the community would feel too big or too small for your personal liking.

Where do families stay when they visit University of Colorado Boulder?

The University of Colorado Boulder admissions office likely has a list of accommodations they recommend. In addition to that list, consult the CampusReel VR feature to explore hotels nearby in Boulder. For your convenience, below is a list of hotels to consider and that you can also preview in CampusReel VR.

  • St Julien Hotel & Spa at University of Colorado Boulder
  • Residence Inn by Marriott Boulder Canyon Boulevard at University of Colorado Boulder
  • Rodeway Inn & Suites Boulder Broker at University of Colorado Boulder
  • Boulder University Inn at University of Colorado Boulder
  • Hilton Garden Inn Boulder at University of Colorado Boulder
  • Boulder Marriott at University of Colorado Boulder
  • Hyatt Place Boulder/Pearl Street at University of Colorado Boulder
  • The Bradley Boulder Inn at University of Colorado Boulder
  • Millennium at University of Colorado Boulder
  • Basecamp Boulder at University of Colorado Boulder
  • Briar Rose Bed and Breakfast at University of Colorado Boulder
  • Embassy Suites by Hilton Boulder at University of Colorado Boulder
  • Chautauqua Cottages at University of Colorado Boulder
  • Residence Inn by Marriott Boulder at University of Colorado Boulder
  • Chautauqua Community House at University of Colorado Boulder
  • Hotel Boulderado at University of Colorado Boulder
  • Courtyard by Marriott Boulder at University of Colorado Boulder
  • Bear Paw Cabin at University of Colorado Boulder
  • Millennium Harvest House Boulder at University of Colorado Boulder
  • Bud and Breakfast at University of Colorado Boulder
  • Foot of the Mountain Motel at University of Colorado Boulder
  • Best Western Plus Boulder Inn at University of Colorado Boulder
  • Homewood Suites by Hilton - Boulder at University of Colorado Boulder

What do families do in Boulder when they visit University of Colorado Boulder?

It depends but there are a variety of activities and things to do in and around Boulder. We recommend using the virtual immersion tab on CampusReel to take a tour at University of Colorado Boulder and see for yourself how the student make use of Boulder.

What buildings should I look at when I visit University of Colorado Boulder?

For your convenience, below is a list of all buildings that you can visit from CampusReel. We encourage you to compare you experience of the buildings on CampusReel with your in-person visit if you decide to take one.