University of Denver

, CO,
3.88 Average Rating

Founded in 1864, the University of Denver is a private institution and almost as old as the state of Colorado itself. DU is listed on many top university lists, including “Best Western” colleges by The Princeton Review and #25 in the West by Forbes. The top majors for undergraduates are finance, psychology, and communications. The University of Denver is the oldest private university in the Rocky Mountain Region.


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Institution Type
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting City
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Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 29
Average SAT Composite: 1249

What Students Are Saying

3.88 Average Rating
University of Denver is an AWESOME school! The small and focused class sizes allow students to get a wonderful education and the professors truly care about the students well being. It also offers a wonderful social life with sororities/fraternities, athletics, and and multiple clubs.
Tara from Highlands Ranch, CO
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 your success and are all passionate about what they teach.
Marianne from Colorado Springs, CO

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