Campus Announcements

Grizzlies!! It’s about that time again… Time for back to school!!

Make sure to stop by the bookstore and check out all the new merchandise we got over the summer!! Whether you’re a returning Grizzly or you’re new to the crowd… You can never have to much Grizzly Gear!!
Also, check out our back to school pack that has all the essentials for a returning student or an incoming freshman! Some of the items include; a towel set, a laundry bag, water bottle, a t-shirt, and so much more!!

One Stop relocated during carpet install

The One Stop is temporarily closed for carpet replacement through Wednesday 8/5/2015, but staff are still available. For financial aid inquiries, please visit the Office of Financial Aid in Richardson Hall or call 719-587-7306. To see the One Stop cashier, please go to the back office in the bookstore or pay your bill online at For transcripts, order online at For records questions, visit the Records Office in Richardson Hall or call 719-587-7322.
We appreciate your patience while we are under construction!

Beat the 1st Day Rush!!

Did you submit your immunization record? Is your financial aid all ready to go? If you still have lingering questions don’t put them off. Let us help you now so all you have to worry about on the 1st day of classes is getting there on time!
Call the One Stop at 719-587-7306
Email the One Stop at
Visit the One Stop in the SUB Monday-Friday from 7:30-4:30

Richardson Parking Lot

Please note!!! The Richardson Hall parking lot will be open tomorrow. Thank you all for your patience!
Thanks again,
Facilities Services

Fall 2015 Course Offering: Lifeways of the San Luis Valley

The aforementioned course and lecture series will be offered Fall of 2015. This course explores the richness and diversity of the San Luis Valley and Upper Rio Grande regions. The geography, ecology, languages, literature, and religions are only a few of the varied topics presented upon and studied. Class lectures will be augmented by guest presentations/lectures, films, community participation, and field trips. We hope ASU students will take advantage of the opportunity to learn about the community in which ASU resides. Course information is as follows:

HGP 179: Lifeways of the San Luis Valley
CRN: 14166
Instructors: Dennis Lopez and Andrea Benton-Maestas
Time: Tuesday/Thursdays from 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: McDaniel Hall, Room 214
Credit Offering: 3 Credit Hours
Course Dates: August 24th – December 18th

SUBMIT YOUR FILM to the Southern Colorado Film Festival!‏

We are starting to review film submissions but it’s not too late! We want to see your best work so SUBMIT YOUR FILM to this year’s Southern Colorado Film Festival before July 31st at:

ASU students receive a fee waiver for submissions so it costs nothing to submit your work!


Come join us for ice cream today at 2:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at campus green. See you there!

Job Opening: Grizzly Testing & Learning Center

The Grizzly Testing and Learning Center is looking for motivated students to fill a student associate position. We are looking for a student (or students) that can fill the following hours:
• Monday, Wednesday, & Friday: 10:30 am-1:30 pm (3 hours/day, 9 hours/week)
• Tuesday & Thursday: 9:00 am- 1:30 pm (4.5 hours/day, 9 hours/week)

Pay starts at $8.50 and students must be full-time, on-campus, undergraduate students with at least two semesters at ASU remaining; work study funding is not required but preferred. The position begins as soon as hired applicant is available.

If interested, please stop by to pick up an application at the Grizzly Testing and Learning Center, 2nd floor Nielsen Library. Applications will be accepted until August 11th by 5 pm.

Upward Bound Night Session Instructors

Now Accepting applications for night session instructional staff, 30 hrs/mo. Contact Angelica Valdez at for application.

ASU Computing Services Maintenance for Thursday, July 23rd 2015

Beginning at 9:00 PM, Employee, Lab and TEC Classroom PCs will receive security updates to Windows, iTunes, Acrobat, Air, Reader, Shockwave, and Mozilla Thunderbird. Employees are encouraged to log off, but leave their computers on when leaving work for the day. This will assist the installation of these patches and minimize any impact.

Also beginning at 9:00 PM, Computing Services will be performing maintenance on various campus systems. There will be very brief outages to campus network services, but should not be noticeable to our customers.

Computing Services thanks you for your patience and understanding as we perform these critical maintenance activities. As always, if you have any questions, please call the ASU Computing Services Helpdesk at 7741 or contact us via email at

Thank you!

Gingerbread House child care & preschool openings

The Gingerbread House Early Learning Center, located on campus, is now accepting applications for fall 2015 for both child care and preschool. Many full-time college students qualify for free child care while attending classes.

The Colorado Preschool Program (CPP) offers full-day or half-day preschool for children who are 3 years old by June 1, 2015. The program is funded through the Alamosa School District and is free for qualifying children. The program operates Monday through Thursday starting Tuesday, September 8, 2015.

The Gingerbread House also offers child care services for children 12 months old to 6 years old, Monday through Friday, from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. The Colorado Child Care Assistance Program offers tuition assistance for qualifying families, including students. For more information call 587-7162, or pick up an application at 318 Girault Ave.

The Gingerbread House is an equal opportunity provider and has a current Colorado Shines quality rating of three.

Contest Winner Announced

Congratulations to Derrick Keating who won the “Name That Service” Contest. His winning entry was “Partners in Academic Achievement.” Thanks to all who submitted entries!

ASU Banner Services – Restored

The issue involving the ASU Banner Services is resolved and service has been restored. We apologize for any inconvenience this has caused. All Banner services have been re-established, but if there are any issues please contact the ASU Computing Services Helpdesk at 7741 or contact us via email at

Thank you!

Print Shop Inventory

The Print Shop will be closed June 29th and 30th for inventory.

Richardson Hall Key Cards UPDATE

The key card system update is complete and the Richardson Hall key cards will now allow entry to the building at all times, including nights and weekends.