University of Denver


Student Population
National Rank
University of Denver overview
Location Denver, Colorado
School Type Private 4 Year
University of Denver overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Denver, Colorado, University of Denver is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 20,475 prospective students applied, and 11,563 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,477 enrolled in the school.  8,528 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 3,424 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $49,392 plus fees of $1,164. DU is ranked 126 nationally in the 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Very High 
University of Denver overview
SAT 1170/1370
ACT 26/31
GPA 3.67
Applications Accepted
University of Denver overview
Applications Due Jan 15, 2020
Applicant Competition Average

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for University of Denver
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$1,164
Room and Board $13,005
Budget for Other Expenses$2,895
Total One Year Cost$67,656


Average Salary After 10 Years
$63,400 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
78% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by University of Denver students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 42%
Social Sciences 13%
Visual and Performing Arts 8%
Communication 7%
Psychology 6%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education IPEDS survey data for University of Denver.