Colorado Heights University (formerly Teikyo Loretto Heights University (CHU)

3001 South Federal Boulevard, Denver, CO 80236

CHU Description

Colorado Heights University, formerly Teikyo Loretto Heights University is a specialized school located in the beautiful and vibrant city of Denver, Colorado.

With the breathtaking Rocky Mountains as a backdrop, the campus of Colorado Heights offers an esthetically rich experience. It’s is a perfect excuse for students from all over the world to take advantage of one of the international programs offered at Colorado Heights University and enjoy the natural beauty that one of America’s great cities has to offer.

Specializing in intercultural and international studies as well as English for second-language learners, Colorado Heights offers bachelor’s and master’s degrees and certificates in such specific areas as International Business, Global Business and Intercultural studies. Colorado Heights also offers certificates in all levels of ESL.

Since a significant number of students do come from overseas, Colorado Heights encourages all students, especially those in business programs, to become proficient in English through the ESL courses.

Many of the enrichment activities at Colorado Heights are in place to nurture leadership and other job-related skills. Whether its getting involved in community service, volunteer programs or student government, such activities can help one to develop listening, communication and organizational skills.

There are other activities at Colorado Heights and in the city of Denver itself intended purely for fun and relaxation. These include such athletic activities such as horseback riding, skiing, ice skating, camping, hiking, biking and river-rafting.

There are also arts and cultural offerings, including plays performed at the Colorado Heights Theatre, a 999-seat theatre that is one of the main sources of entertainment in Denver.

Financial aid is available to eligible students and may be discussed with a financial aid counselor.

Quick Facts about Colorado Heights University (formerly Teikyo Loretto Heights University

Region

Rockies

Setting

Large City Setting

Type

Private

Affiliation

Not applicable

Size

Small (Under 2,000 Undergrad)

Website

chu.edu

On-Campus Housing Available

Yes

Selectivity

Open Admissions

In-State Tuition

$9,576

Out-of-State Tuition

$9,576

Retention Rate

76%

Enrollment

405

Year Established

1989

CHU Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students
364
Freshman Class
35
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students)
405

Undergraduate vs. Graduate

Undergraduate
90%
Graduate
10%

Full-Time vs. Part-Time Students

Full-Time
65%
Part-Time
35%

Gender of Students

Women
58%
Men
42%

Ethnic Diversity

Latino
78%
African American
3%
Caucasian
15%
Asian
3%
Unknown and Other
1%

International Students

International
67%
Domestic
33%

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