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University of Colorado Boulder Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

32,697 students

87% admitted

  • 26,788 full time
  • 5,909 part time
  • 14,189 men full time
  • 12,599 women full time
  • 20,506 applied
  • 17,828 admitted
  • 5,700 enrolled

25,822 Undergraduates

$29,952 tuition/year

  • 6,049 Graduates
  • 826 Non-Degree
  • $29,952 out of state
  • $1,426 fees
  • $11,730 room & board
  • $1,800 books
  • (Based on stats from 2012/2013)

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At a Glance

Institution Type: Public
Campus Setting: Rocky Mountains Small city
Highest Degree Offered: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Alisha from Eugene, OR
  • 0
  • The University of Colorado at Boulder is a learning environment. It is a true college town in every sense of the word. Boulder loves to party, but it tends to…

  • Mar-20-2012 Read More
  • Jessica from Santa Ana, CA
  • 0
  • cu boulder has a beautiful campus and surrounding city. there are so many activities offered on campus and in boulder. originally i was hesitant about coming here, but now i…

  • Jan-29-2012 Read More
  • Ana from Parker, CO
  • 0
  • the university of colorado at boulder is a an amazing school with not only a great location but also a great academic program. boulder is a great city for any…

  • Jan-28-2012 Read More
  • Marylee
  • 0
  • This school is enormous. There is a broad spectrum of intelligence. It's in a safe city. …

  • Jun-30-2012 Read More
  • Onshalee from Erie, CO
  • 0
  • cu-boulder is an open community with many beautiful and interesting attractions. the school has people from all walks of life which adds to the growing diverse community. it is a…

  • Feb-13-2012 Read More
Mission Statement

Today, with our sights set on becoming the standard for the great comprehensive public research universities of the new century, we strive to serve the people of Colorado and to engage with the world through excellence in our teaching, research, creative work, and service.

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 5
  • Teriann from Aurora, CO
  • Jan-04-2012 I am a current student here

    I love the atmosphere and enviornment at CU Boulder. I've met some awesome professors, especially in the Anthropology department.

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  • 4
  • Tammy from Aurora, CO
  • Jan-02-2012 I am a current student here

    The people are very friendly and the school is open to a widely diverse student population as well as staff population.

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  • 5
  • John from Steamboat Springs, CO
  • Dec-30-2011 I am a current student here

    Boulder is the perfect college town. There is always something to do. The University does a good job publicizing all the on campus activities.

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  • 5
  • Brittany from Evergreen, CO
  • Dec-28-2011 I am a current student here

    The lifestyle one chooses in college is up to that person. If you want academically charged lifestyles those are available through the clubs. If you are athletic there is rock climbing, bike trails, and the mountains close by for skiing. Also, if you want social stimulation there is a large network of personal activites that can be easily accessed. I enjoy a little of everything, so I am completely content with my life here.

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  • 5
  • Ellen from Louisville, CO
  • Dec-23-2011 I am a current student here

    It is a beautiful campus in a beautiful place with so much to do. The college really interacts with the outside community, which was really important to me. The students are accepted and welcomed by everyone, and the college gives a a lot back to the community as a whole. Everyone is really considerate and conscious of others beliefs and feelings toward a wide variety of subjects, including minority background, sexual orientation, and political beliefs.

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