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University of Denver
|Setting:||Large City Setting|
|Size:||Large (5,000 to 10,000 Undergrad)|
|On-Campus Housing Available:||Yes|
The goal of the University of Denver in Denver, Colorado, is to shape students into intelligent, mature adults who will succeed both personally and professionally while contributing to the community.
Student life is an active, intellectual culture. Both undergraduate and graduate students have access to a wide range of student clubs and organizations, from Greek life fraternities and sororities to faith-based groups to the Alpine Club, which organizes outdoor trips each year.
Academics are offered in a wide variety of undergraduate and graduate degrees. Some undergraduate degree programs include fields like art, business, international studies, natural sciences and many more. Graduate programs are offered in more than 120 degrees, including Art History, Business Intelligence, Educational Leadership and Policy Studies and more.
Study abroad programs are available through the Cherrington Global Scholars program, which integrates abroad programs into your major and even pays for transportation.
Admissions are determined by an applicant’s GPA, academic achievements, standardized test scores, overall character and Hyde interview, which is a meeting with one to three members of the University of Denver community.
Students who complete a FAFSA will be considered to receive financial aid. The university offers merit-based scholarships to students with competitive GPAs and standardized test scores. Other forms of financial aid include grants, loans, work study programs and need-based scholarships.
50% of students gave University of Denver 5 stars overall.
DU has a beautiful consolidated campus, easily accessible to the Denver Metro area and mountains. The areas of study are very diverse, and continually being updated and improved as technology improves and socio-economics of the job market change. The academics and instructors are excellent. Campus activities include a wide range of interests - no football, but a very good hockey and ski program, as well as other sports. The campus is "wired" and students use laptops in all classes.
University of Denver
2199 S. University Blvd
Denver, CO 80208
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Excellent walkability. You do not need a car for this area.
Some transit. This area has limited public transportation.
Seasonal average temperatures for Denver, CO
|Full-Time Undergrad Students||5,879|
|Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students)||13,840|
- Latino: 9%
- African American: 4%
- Caucasian: 74%
- American Indian or Alaska native: 1%
- Asian: 4%
- Unknown and Other: 8%
|American Indian or Alaska native||1%|
|Unknown and Other||8%|