University of Denver Overview
University of Denver is a private not-for-profit institution situated in Denver, Colorado. The city atmosphere of Denver makes it a great place for students who enjoy having lots of educational and entertainment options.
What Is University of Denver Known For?
- Students at U of Denver have an easier time paying back their loans. The school's student loan default rate is only 2%, compared to the national rate of 10.1%.
- The doctor's degree is the highest award offered at U of Denver.
- In 2017-2018, 56% of the faculty were full-time.
- Students who graduate from U of Denver with a bachelor's degree make about $56,500 a year. That's 38% more than those who graduate from other schools.
- It takes the average U of Denver student 4.2 years to graduate. This is pretty good when compared to the national rate of 4.4 years.
University of Denver Rankings
U of Denver holds the #9 spot on the Best Colleges in Colorado ranking.
These rankings may look different from those published by other outlets, because we use an outcomes-based approach rather than a subjective one. We get our data from a number of places, including the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard. For more information, check out our rankings and methodology page.
Program Level Awards
These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at U of Denver.
Awards From Around the Web
The following table lists some notable awards U of Denver has earned from around the web.
|#25||Best Colleges for Communication & Media Studies||College Factual|
|#29||Best Colleges for Marketing||College Factual|
|#34||Best Colleges for General Psychology||College Factual|
|#40||Best Colleges for Psychology||College Factual|
|#46||Best Colleges for Communication & Journalism||College Factual|
|#71||Best Colleges for Business, Management & Marketing||College Factual|
Where Is University of Denver?
Contact details for U of Denver are given below.
|Address:||2199 S. University Blvd, Denver, CO 80208|
How Do I Get Into U of Denver?
You can apply to U of Denver online at: https://www.uofdenver.org/web
Admission Requirements for U of Denver
|High School GPA||required|
|High School Rank||recommended|
|High School Transcript||required|
|College Prep Program||recommended|
|SAT or ACT Scores||required|
How Hard Is It To Get Into U of Denver?
Approximately 45% of accepted students are men and 55% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 57%, and the acceptance rate for women is 59%.
Average Test Scores
About 33% of students accepted to U of Denver submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 590 and 680. Math scores were between 570 and 670.
Can I Afford University of Denver?
The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.
Student Loan Debt
It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At U of Denver, approximately 41% of students took out student loans averaging $8,504 a year. That adds up to $34,016 over four years for those students.
The student loan default rate at U of Denver is 1.8%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.
University of Denver Undergraduate Student Diversity
There are also 6,151 graduate students at the school.
Of the 5,563 full-time undergraduates at U of Denver, 46% are male and 54% are female.
The racial-ethnic breakdown of University of Denver students is as follows.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||102|
|Hispanic or Latino||621|
Colorado students aren't the only ones who study at University of Denver. At this time, 49 states are represented by the student population at the school.
Over 102 countries are represented at U of Denver. The most popular countries sending students to the school are China, Saudi Arabia, and India.
Online Learning at University of Denver
The following chart shows how the online learning population at U of Denver has changed over the last few years.
This school is the 13th most popular in Colorado for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.
Online Growth Rankings of U of Denver
The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at University of Denver was 7.2%. This is the #1,508 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at U of Denver regardless of major.
The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of U of Denver majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.
The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at U of Denver ranks compared to all other partially online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at U of Denver.
When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.
University of Denver Undergraduate Concentrations
The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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