Campus Step Up: A Social Justice Retreat

Campus Step Up is an opportunity for students to expand their awareness on issues of diversity and cross-cultural communication. The retreat enables participants to spend time in a safe environment focusing on self-reflection, education, and personal growth regarding their perceptions of social justice, multicultural, and global issues. Campus Step Up’s ultimate goal is to give students the skills to act on the issues and causes that they are most passionate about.

The 2015 Campus Step Up A Social Justice Retreat will take place on Thursday, January 15 through Saturday, January 17th at the YMCA of the Rockies in Estes Park. This is event is funded by student fees and transportation, food, and lodging are covered for those accepted into the program. Application information can be found below. 

Application Materials

We have moved all of our applications to RamLink.  When you click one of the below applications, you will be redirected to RamLink and asked to log in with your eID & Password.  Once you log in, you will have the ability to create your application and edit it at anytime until you press SUBMIT. 

New Participant Application: due on November 5th by 5pm. (This application is for students who have never been to Campus Step Up: A Social Justice Retreat before).

Returning Participant Application: due on November 5th by 5pm.  (This application is for students who have been to Campus Step Up: A Social Justice Retreat at least once). 

Facilitator Applicationdue on October 15th

Observer Application: due on October 15th.


Comments from past participants

I came into the retreat with few expectations. I was blown away. I hope to use the knowledge to become a better person in life."

I really enjoyed the retreat. I think the facilitators did an awesome job of creating a safe environment for people to be open and honest about their experiences and opinions."

I learned so much about myself and others I have more respect for the world around me."


Emily Ambrose
Program Coordinator

210 Lory Student Center
8033 Campus Delivery
Fort Collins, CO 80523

phone: (970) 491-1962
fax: (970) 491-2826

Monday through Friday
8:00am - 5:00pm

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