University of Denver: Ranking & Review

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Denver
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United States
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World
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2176502
Top 3%

University of Denver Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate58%57%59%
Applicants19,9049,06610,838
Admissions11,5545,1446,410
Enrolled undergraduates1,504702802
Enrolled total (including graduate students)11,4344,9156,519

1,752 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

1,295 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores491
Percent of students submitting SAT scores33%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
635
Math
620

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores1,146
Percent of students submitting ACT scores76%
ACT Composite
27
ACT English
27
ACT Math
26

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $65. Application fee for graduates - $65.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRecommended
RecommendationsRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

University of Denver Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$65,376$65,376
Off-campus$65,376$65,376
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $12,612 and other expenses per full academic year.

University of Denver provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 2,788 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$47,520$47,520
Fees for full-time undergraduates$1,149$1,149
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$1,320$1,320
Tuition for Full-time graduates$47,520$47,520
Fees for full-time graduates$303$303
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$1,320$1,320

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services4726301,102
Social Sciences2311836420
Legal Professions and Studies1469251334
Public Administration and Social Service Professions13047312
Psychology10616539310
Education17844222
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1551422200
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs93887188
Biological and Biomedical Sciences12185134
Visual and Performing Arts8250132
Natural Resources and Conservation2491115
Engineering4229576
English Language and Literature & Letters4714869
Library Science4949
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies103444
Physical Sciences225633
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities2323
Health Professions and Related Programs2323
Mathematics and Statistics155323
Philosophy and Religious Studies54918
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1313
History99
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service99
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies44
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies44
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields
Grand Total11,3662,1073923,866

A total of 1,367 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at University of Denver.

At the master's and doctor's level 2,499 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate75%71%79%
  • Full-time retention rate - 87%
  • Part-time retention rate - 45%

General info

Alternative namesDU
Founded1864
MottoPro Scientia et Religione
For Science and Religion
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorscrimson, gold
Academic CalendarQuarter
Total FTE staff2,539
Instructional FTE923
Research FTE14
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.du.edu
Address2199 S. University Blvd
Denver, Colorado, 80208
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population683,000
Phone3038712000
Fax+1 (303) 871 3522

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