As a parent, you are a vital part of the Mines community. Please consider joining over 375 parents and family members who are making a difference by supporting a university that is dedicated to inspiring excellence in scholarship, leadership and character. 

"Mines graduates incredibly intelligent, productive contributors to society - often ones whom are first generation college grads. By supporting Mines, you are enhancing the school's ability to impact the earth and its next generation.”

-The Parents Fund Chairs, James Kastenholz and Jennifer Steans

Give to what you care about most today
, whether that is to The Parents Fund, athletics or student activities, please know that you are building a comprehensive and supportive learning environment for more than 5,700 talented Mines students. Your participation ensures that your son or daughter will be well-balanced students who are prepared to live a life purpose when they enter the workforce.

 The Parents Fund supports:

  • Scholarships
  • Technology and lab equipment
  • Student clubs and organizations
  • Leadership conferences and symposiums
  • Traditions like M Climb, Homecoming and E-Days

Parents are encouraged to stay connected through Mines' tri-annual Parent Report and by attending Mines events like Commencement and Homecoming. View photos from Parents and Family Weekend.

For more information about The Parents Fund, or to verify that Mines has your current contact information, please contact:

Sara Pond
Senior Director, Annual Giving