Wolves 2 Rams

Wolves 2 Rams helps any FRCC student transfer to and graduate from CSU in STEM, natural resources, behavioral sciences, and biomedical sciences.

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Wolves 2 Rams (W2R) is a partnership between Colorado State University (CSU) and Front Range Community College (FRCC) that provides free online workshops to any FRCC student, as well as competitive scholarship and research training programs.


  • Current FRCC student
  • Intends to transfer to CSU (or former FRCC student who has already transferred)
  • Intends to major in STEM, natural resources, biomedical, or behavioral sciences

Benefits at Front Range Community College:

  • Regular one-on-one advising with the Student Success Coach who knows a lot about CSU
  • Registering for classes that will for sure transfer to CSU as you expect them to
  • Unique classes offered at FRCC Larimer that help you stay on track once you transfer to CSU
  • Workshops to train you on how to research in a science lab
  • Programs and events at FRCC and CSU to facilitate networking with CSU scientists, researchers, and students
  • Assistance with application to CSU for admission and financial aid
  • Qualification for an opportunity to do paid summertime research at CSU
  • Tutoring

Benefits once you transfer to CSU:

  • You’re part of a special co-hort of students who have FRCC and science interests in common
  • Additional advising on navigating the new system and transitioning to being a University scholar
  • Help with connecting to your department advisor, professors, and research labs
  • Advice and help from peer mentors who have done exactly what you’re doing
  • Events to help you connect to CSU socially and academically


Sign up to be in B2B (FRCC students ONLY) – Your first step in giving FRCC and CSU permission to use your information and share it between the two institutions. Step two is to fill out a release form available at FRCC.

B2B @ CSU – Information and events exclusively for CSU students who once attended FRCC

Summer REU information -10-week paid summertime research positions available in 2020. Application opens during winter break, due March 6, 2020.

Apply to CSU – Admissions information and online applications. Preferred application deadline for Fall 2020:  February 1, 2020

CSU costs – Click here to better understand tuition and fees at CSU

Scholarships – An overview, with FAQs and instructions for applying to the CSU scholarship pool. Annual application deadline: March 1

FRCC B2B homepage

Wolves to Rams S-STEM grant and scholarships – Apply now!



If you’re a current or prospective FRCC student, contact Erin Pitts at FRCC to find out more: erin.pitts@frontrange.edu or (970) 204-8636.

If you’re a current or prospective CSU transfer student from FRCC, contact Heather Matthews at CSU: heather.matthews@colostate.edu or (970) 491-0266.

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