University of Colorado Denver Comparison

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Overview

CU Denver
Location Denver, CO
Setting Large City
Enrollment 24,723
Type Public 4 Year
National Ranking #286
Religious Affiliation -
Status Non-profit
Website ucdenver.edu
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Costs

CU Denver
Tuition (In State) $7,920
Tuition (Out of State) $24,408
Room & Board $13,380
Avg Net Price $15,585
Avg Grant Aid $6,969
% Receiving Grant Aid 80%

Admission

CU Denver
Applied 9,458
Admitted 6,271
Acceptance Rate 66.3%
Enrolled % 22.3%
Avg High School GPA 3.48
Typical High School Grades B+
Admissions Standards Average
Applicant Competition Low
ACT Range 21/27
SAT Range 1000/1210
Submit Test Scores Required
Application Deadline Jul 22, 2023

Academics

CU Denver
Student to Faculty Ratio 17:1
Popular Majors
  • Business (17%)
  • Social Sciences (13%)
  • Visual and Performing Arts (11%)
  • Health Professions (11%)
  • Psychology (10%)

Outcomes

CU Denver
Graduation Rate 40%
Median Earnings (After 10 years) $68,200
Making Student Loan Payments 61%
Median Student Loan Debt $21,190
Median Loan Payment $219

Diversity

CU Denver
% Men 40%
% Women 60%
Racial Diversity High
HBCU No
% White 51%
% Black 5%
% Hispanic 19%
% Native American 0%
% Pacific Islander 0%
% Two or More Races 5%
% International 8%
% Unknown Race 2%

Students

CU Denver
% In-State 91%
% Out-of-State 7%

Campus

CU Denver
Campus Housing Yes
Freshman Dorm Required No
Meal Plan Yes
Weekend/Evening Classes Yes
Daycare Facility Yes
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Sources: U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov IPEDS and College Scorecard https://collegescorecard.ed.gov/