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University of Denver

General Information

Name: University of Denver
Address: 2199 S. University Blvd, Denver, CO 80208

  • General information: (303) 871-2000
  • Financial aid office: (303) 871-4020
  • Admissions office: (303) 871-2036

Type of Institution: Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Religious affiliation: None

Estimated Student Expenses

Detailed Expenses2008-20092007-20082006-2007
Tuition and fees$33,810$32,232$29,628
Books and supplies$1,698$1,698$1,698
Living arrangement
On Campus
Room and board$9,670$9,151$8,771
Total Expenses2008-20092007-20082006-2007
On Campus$47,617$45,403$41,933

Financial Aid Recipients

    Percentage of Students Who Receive Aid:
  • Any form of aid: 83%
  • Federal grants: 13%
  • State/local grants: 7%
  • Institutional grants: 81%
  • Student loans: 36%
    Average Amount of Aid Received:
  • Federal grants:$3234
  • State/local grants:$4130
  • Institutional grants:$11143
  • Student loans:$5131


Undergraduate application fee (2006-07):$50
Undergraduate Admissions
Fall 2006
Number of applicants4,6572,2172,440
Percent admitted73.2%67.9%78.0%
Percent admitted who enrolled


Total enrollment: 10374
Undergraduate enrollment: 4877
First-time student retention: 87%
Overall graduation rate: 70%

Characteristics of undergraduate students

    • Attendance:
    • Full Time: 91%
    • Part Time: 9%
    • Gender:
    • Men: 45%
    • Women: 55%

White non-hispanic: 81%
Black non-hispanic: 3%
Hispanic: 7%
Asian/pacific islander: 5%
American indian/alaska native: 1%
Other: 4%


AgencyPeriods of AccreditationAction
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission 1/1/1914 -  None

Degrees offered

Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences
 Animal Sciences, General - Bachelor

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, and Gender Studies
 Area, Ethnic, Cultural, and Gender Studies, Other - Bachelor
 Asian-American Studies - Bachelor
 Women's Studies - Bachelor

Biological and Biomedical Sciences
 Biochemistry - Bachelor
 Biology/Biological Sciences, General - Bachelor, Master, Doctor
 Ecology - Bachelor
 Molecular Biology - Bachelor

Business, Management, Marketing, & Related Support Services
 Accounting - Bachelor, Master
 Business Administration and Management, General - Bachelor, Master
 Business Statistics - Bachelor
 Business, Management, Marketing & Related Support Services, Other - Bachelor, Master
 Business/Commerce, General - Bachelor, Master
 Business/Managerial Economics - Bachelor
 Construction Management - Bachelor
 Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies - Master
 Finance, General - Bachelor, Master
 Hospitality Administration/Management, General - Bachelor, Master
 Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General - Master
 International Business/Trade/Commerce - Bachelor, Master
 International Finance - Master
 Management Information Systems, General - Bachelor, Master
 Marketing/Marketing Management, General - Bachelor, Master
 Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management - Master
 Real Estate - Bachelor, Master
 Taxation - Master
 Transportation/Transportation Management - Master

Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
 Advertising - Master
 Communication Studies/Speech Communication and Rhetoric - Bachelor, Master, Doctor
 Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other - Master
 Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia - Bachelor, Master
 Journalism - Bachelor
 Mass Communication/Media Studies - Bachelor, Master
 Public Relations/Image Management - Master

Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
 Computer Science - Bachelor, Master
 Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst - Bachelor, Certificate
 Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications - Bachelor
 Information Science/Studies - Master
 Information Technology - Bachelor

 Curriculum and Instruction - Master, Doctor
 Educational Leadership and Administration, General - Master, Doctor
 Educational Statistics and Research Methods - Master, Doctor
 Higher Education/Higher Education Administration - Master, Doctor
 Special Education and Teaching, Other - Master
 Teacher Education, Multiple Levels - Master

 Computer Engineering, General - Bachelor, Master
 Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering - Bachelor, Master
 Engineering, General - Doctor
 Materials Engineering - Doctor
 Materials Science - Doctor
 Mechanical Engineering - Bachelor, Master
 Operations Research - Bachelor

Engineering Technologies/Technicians
 Engineering/Industrial Management - Master
 Telecommunications Technology/Technician - Master

English Language and Literature/Letters
 English Language and Literature, General - Bachelor, Master, Doctor

Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
 French Language and Literature - Bachelor
 German Language and Literature - Bachelor
 Italian Language and Literature - Bachelor
 Russian Language and Literature - Bachelor
 Spanish Language and Literature - Bachelor

Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences
 Health/Health Care Administration/Management - Master
 Public Health, General (MPH, DPH) - Master

 History, General - Bachelor

Legal Professions and Studies
 Law (LL.B.,J.D.) - First Professional
 Legal Professions and Studies, Other - Master
 Legal Research and Advanced Professional Studies, Other - Master
 Tax Law/Taxation (LLM, JSD/SJD) - Master

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies & Humanities
 Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies - Master

Library Science
 Library Science/Librarianship - Master

Mathematics and Statistics
 Mathematics, General - Master
 Statistics, Other - Master

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
 Biological and Physical Sciences - Bachelor
 Biopsychology - Bachelor
 Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other - Bachelor, Master
 Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution - Master

Natural Resources and Conservation
 Environmental Science - Bachelor
 Natural Resources Management and Policy - Master

Philosophy and Religious Studies
 Jewish/Judaic Studies - Master
 Philosophy - Bachelor, Master
 Religion/Religious Studies - Bachelor, Master

Physical Sciences
 Chemistry, General - Bachelor, Master, Doctor
 Physics, General - Bachelor, Master, Doctor

 Clinical Psychology - Master, Doctor
 Counseling Psychology - Master, Doctor
 Educational Psychology - Master, Doctor
 Forensic Psychology - Master
 Psychology, General - Bachelor, Master, Doctor
 Psychology, Other - Master
 School Psychology - Master, Doctor

Public Administration and Social Service Professions
 Public Administration - Bachelor, Master
 Public Policy Analysis - Bachelor, Master
 Social Work - Master, Doctor

Social Sciences
 Anthropology - Bachelor, Master
 Criminology - Bachelor
 Development Economics and International Development - Master
 Economics, General - Bachelor, Master
 Geography - Bachelor, Master, Doctor
 International Economics - Master
 International Relations and Affairs - Bachelor, Master, Doctor
 Political Science and Government, General - Bachelor
 Social Sciences, Other - Bachelor
 Sociology - Bachelor, Master

Visual and Performing Arts
 Art History, Criticism and Conservation - Bachelor, Master
 Art/Art Studies, General - Bachelor
 Commercial and Advertising Art - Bachelor
 Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General - Bachelor
 Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other - Bachelor
 Graphic Design - Bachelor, Master
 Music Performance, General - Bachelor
 Music, General - Bachelor, Master
 Music, Other - Bachelor
 Musicology and Ethnomusicology - Bachelor

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