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University of Denver Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

11,842 students

68% admitted

  • 8,397 full time
  • 3,445 part time
  • 3,638 men full time
  • 4,759 women full time
  • 10,504 applied
  • 7,160 admitted
  • 1,243 enrolled

5,431 Undergraduates

$38,232 tuition/year

  • 6,387 Graduates
  • 24 Non-Degree
  • $38,232 out of state
  • $945 fees
  • $10,818 room & board
  • $1,800 books
  • (Based on stats from 2012/2013)

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At a Glance

Institution Type: Private not-for-profit
Campus Setting: Rocky Mountains Large City
Highest Degree Offered: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Quarter
School Mascot: Pioneer
School Colors: Crimson and gold
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Breanna from Mesa, AZ
  • 0
  • The University of Denver is a great school to go to even if your high school didn't prepare you well for college work. Because the University of Denver is on…

  • Mar-17-2012 Read More
  • Marianne from Colorado Springs, CO
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  • I love University of Denver. The community is very inclusive and open-minded, and there is a wide variety of activities. Additionally, it is clear that the professors truly care about…

  • Dec-28-2012 Read More
  • Sanoma from Poway, CA
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  • The University of Denver has a good reputation for excellence. The majority of professors have PhDs and are qualified, there are some however that are not as good at teaching.…

  • Oct-30-2012 Read More
  • Nicholas from Denver, CO
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  • This is a private school and seems like the stereotypical private school. There are lots of rich white kids and also lots of foreign exchange students. The teachers are great…

  • Jun-26-2012 Read More
  • Cesar from Denver, CO
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  • The University of Denver is an incredible institution that will push you to your greatest abilities. A great private college for the best scholars around the world. I…

  • Jul-31-2012 Read More
Mission Statement

The University of Denver will be a great private university dedicated to the public good.

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 5
  • Hannah from Paul Smiths, NY
  • Dec-05-2011 I am a current student here

    Couldn't have found a better fit. DU is the kind of place where everyone can find their own niche. From Intramural Broomball to the Spiritual Free-Thinkers Club, there's a place for everyone. I also highly recommend the Pioneer Leadership Program; It's something you apply to in the Spring. I'm part of it and absolutely love it. It's like living with 65 of your closest friends and learning together at the same time.

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  • 5
  • Darla from Brighton, CO
  • Dec-02-2011 I am a current student here

    Clean campus, good people, good spirit. We are the #1 NCAA non-football school in the nation! Everyone is unbelievably friendly, the hospitality has been commented upon many, many times since I've been here. There is always something going on and it is a short (free!) lightrail ride away from downtown Denver.

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  • 5
  • Summer from Denver, CO
  • Nov-26-2011 I am a current student here

    My best advice to give to any incoming student to the University of Denver is to join special programs offered before classes start. Join the Honor's Program or the Living and Learning Communities. If a student is offered one of these it is an honor and will be worth it. I was offered these programs, but didn't register for any of them. I was luck enough to be invited to be a part of the Excelling Leaders Institute or known as ELI. I registered for this program and met some of the best of friends that I have now. This program is what made my experience at the University of Denver more than enjoyable. I was able to meet and make friends before orientation week and really made making friends and connections easier. With this program I have made not only friends, but family members and they have showed me how great the University of Denver really is. I love being here. There are so many resources and chances to become successful.

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  • 5
  • Amber from Eugene, OR
  • Nov-25-2011 I am a current student here

    I love the people, the food, and the different facilities. The staff are fantastic and I love college

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  • 5
  • Tiffany from Broomfield, CO
  • Nov-15-2011 I am a current student here

    I love being on this campus. The campus is small enough where you get to know a ton of people, but big enough so that there's always something to do.

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