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University of Colorado Denver

Denver, CO
University Website: www.ucdenver.edu/
Apply Online: www.ucdenver.edu/admissions/Pages/index.aspx
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The University of Colorado Denver, shortened as CU Denver, UC Denver, or UCD, is a public research university in the U.S. state of Colorado. It is one of three schools of the University of Colorado system. The university has two campuses — one in downtown Denver at the Auraria Campus, and the other at the Anschutz Medical Campus located in neighboring Aurora. The single university is the result of the 2004 consolidation of the "University of Colorado at Denver" and "University of Colorado Health Sciences Center". The official name of the university is University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus.

The University of Colorado Denver is located on Auraria Campus in Downtown Denver, Colorado while the University of Colorado Hospital is located on the Anschutz Medical Campus in Aurora, Colorado nearly 10 miles away. UCH is also affiliated with the neighboring Children's Hospital, and with the National Jewish Medical and Research Center and Denver Health Medical Center in Denver. There are currently more than 27,000 students at the school's two physical campuses in downtown Denver and in Aurora. The school also offers classes via CU Online.

The University of Colorado Denver is the largest research institution in Colorado, attracting more than $375 million in research grants annually, and granting more graduate degrees than any other institution in the state. UC Denver, along with University of Colorado Hospital and University Physicians, Inc., employs more than 12,200 Coloradans, making it one of the metro Denver area's top employers. The university serves more than 500,000 patients a year through its hospital and clinical services.

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  • Public, Four or more years
  • students
  • $19,512.00 avg tuition

1380 Lawrence Street, Lawrence Street Center, Suite 1400
Denver, CO 80217-3364
(303) 556-5600

Apply online Admissions:
www.ucdenver.edu/admissions/Pages..
Financial Aid:
www.ucdenver.edu/student-services..

Areas of Study:

  • Architecture And Related Services
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Library Science
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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University of Colorado Denver

Statistics:
Applied 5,413
Admitted 3,235 60%
Enrolled total 1,086
Full Time: 1,002
Part Time 84
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT Reading 470 610
SAT Math 480 620
SAT Writing 0 0
ACT Composite 20 25
ACT English 19 26
ACT Math 20 25
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 76%
4-year graduation rate 17%
6-year graduation rate 43%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Required
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

University of Colorado Denver

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $6,336.00 $6,336.00 $19,512.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $1,058.00 $1,058.00 $1,058.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $264.00 $264.00 $813.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $7,452.00 $7,452.00 $20,982.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $1,058.00 $1,058.00 $1,058.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $355.00 $355.00 $1,076.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $10,090.00 $0.00 $0.00
Other Expenses $2,214.00 $0.00 $0.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $50.00
Graduate Application Fee $50.00
Books and Supplies $2,076.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 69%
Percent receiving grant aid 53%
Avg amount of grant aid $6,382.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 38%
Avg amount of student loan aid $5,576.00

University of Colorado Denver

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
ARCHITECTURE AND RELATED SERVICES
Architecture X
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning X
Landscape Architecture X
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X X
Biomedical Sciences, General X X
Biostatistics X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X
Business Administration and Management, General X X
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other X
Finance, General X
International Business/Trade/Commerce X
Management Science X
Marketing/Marketing Management, General X
Organizational Behavior Studies X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Speech Communication and Rhetoric X X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer and Information Sciences, General X X
Information Science/Studies X
EDUCATION
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services X
Curriculum and Instruction X
Early Childhood Education and Teaching X
Educational Leadership and Administration, General X
Special Education and Teaching, General X
ENGINEERING
Civil Engineering, General X X
Electrical and Electronics Engineering X X
Engineering, General X
Mechanical Engineering X X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
English Language and Literature, General X X
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing X
Writing, General X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
French Language and Literature X
Spanish Language and Literature X X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Dental Clinical Sciences, General X
Genetic Counseling/Counselor X
Health/Health Care Administration/Management X
Medical Scientist X
Nursing Administration X
Physician Assistant X
Public Health, General X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X
HISTORY
History, General X X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration X X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
Humanities/Humanistic Studies X
LIBRARY SCIENCE
Library and Information Science X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Applied Mathematics, General X
Mathematics, General X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
Biological and Physical Sciences X
International/Global Studies X
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other X
NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION
Environmental Science X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Philosophy X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Chemistry, General X X
Physics, General X
PSYCHOLOGY
Educational Psychology X
Physiological Psychology/Psychobiology X
Psychology, General X X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Public Administration X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Anthropology X X
Economics, General X X
Geography X
Political Science and Government, General X X
Social Sciences, General X
Sociology X X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General X
Fine/Studio Arts, General X
Music, General X
Music, Other X

Scholarships for Students in Colorado

Name Amount Deadline
Student of Integrity Scholarship $10000 September 25, 2014
Boettcher Foundation Scholarship 100% of tuition November 01, 2014
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