New Student

  • International Office Check-in: Visit your university's international office (Such as Colorado School of Mines International Student & Scholar Services or University of Colorado Denver International Student & Scholar Services ) to ensure all relevant documents and procedures have been processed or have been completed.
  • Orientation: Attend new student orientation to learn how best to successfully transition to the U.S. and the your university community.
  • Living in Golden: Visit your university website to learn about available housing options on- or near-campus.
  • Drivers licence / Photo ID: Visit the local Dept. of Motor Vehicle (DMV) to get a Colorado driver's licence or photo identification card. Click here for additional details.
  • Contact ICG: Find a local mentor to assist you in settling in┬áto your new environment. Click here to contact us.

New Family

  • Living in Golden: Visit Craigslist to find a suitable leasing option.
  • Islamic Weekend School: Enroll your children in the Islamic Center of Golden's Weekend School that teaches Quran, Arabic, and Islamic studies.
  • Contact ICG: Get introduced to the local community to build a lasting relationship with other Muslims in the Golden area. Click here to contact us.

New Visitor

  • Staying in Golden: There are numerous hotels to choose from depending on your preference. Please visit a hotel search and reservation website like or
  • Our Center and Prayer Timings: Click here to find all relevant information needed.
  • Contact ICG: Reach out to us to answer any of your questions. Click here to contact us.