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University of Colorado Boulder

Overview

Student Population
35,338
National Rank
#257
University of Colorado Boulder overview
Location Boulder, Colorado
Online colorado.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
University of Colorado Boulder overview
Size Large
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Boulder, Colorado, University of Colorado Boulder is a large four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 36,148 prospective students applied, and 28,861 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 6,569 enrolled in the school.  29,656 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 5,682 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $10,728 plus fees of $1,804. CU Boulder is ranked 257 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Getting In

Admission Standards
Very High 
University of Colorado Boulder overview
SAT 1220/1400
ACT 25/30
GPA 3.56
Applications Accepted
79.8% 
University of Colorado Boulder overview
Applications Due Jan 15, 2020
Applicant Competition Very Low

Annual Cost to Attend

Colorado Resident Tuition
$10,728
In State Costs for University of Colorado Boulder
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,800
Other Fees$1,804
Room and Board $14,418
Budget for Other Expenses$2,294
Total One Year Cost$31,044
Out of State Tuition
$35,482
Out of State Costs for University of Colorado Boulder
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,800
Other Fees$1,804
Room and Board $14,418
Budget for Other Expenses$2,294
Total One Year Cost$55,798

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$56,900 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
68% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by University of Colorado Boulder students
Subject Percent of Class
Social Sciences 16%
Business 12%
Biology 10%
Psychology 10%
Communication 8%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=126614 IPEDS survey data for University of Colorado Boulder.