Having been a part of CU Boulder’s campus since 1953, Program Council remains an essential organization catering to improving the CU student experience by providing both entertainment and professional event support.

Program Council is best known for putting on numerous concerts every year. PC has hosted acts such as the Rolling Stones, Dave Matthew’s Band, Pearl Jam, Chance The Rapper, and many others. We have the ability to book the biggest name bands to play at on-campus venues such as Folsom Field. We are also able to be a platform for rising artists by utilizing our smallest venue, Club 156.

Program Council is also recognized for its impressive Film Series showcase, which has become one our most popular endeavors. This series plays the most anticipated advanced screenings of upcoming films as well as your most beloved cult classics. Free popcorn is almost always provided!

Mission Statement

The University of Colorado Program Council is a student-run organization that provides affordable, high quality, face-rocking, entertainment and professional event support for the Boulder campus community. Through scheduling, facilitating, and producing events, Program Council offers educational opportunities for students to gain experience and insight into the entertainment industry.


The University of Colorado Program Council has been around since the 1950’s, and since then has had a complicated and exciting history. Learn more about the organization’s fascinating past.