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Acceptance Rate 59 %
SAT Average 1,260
Tuition & Fees $53,775
Student Population 11,952
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $29,667

Academic Overview

University of Denver Campus, Denver, CO
University of Denver is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in Denver, Colorado. It is a Research University (high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2021 tuition & fees are $53,775 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 11,952 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 59% and the graduation rate is 77% last year.
The salary after graduation from University of Denver varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $65,400. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of University of Denver are $53,775. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $52,899 on average.
University of Denver 2021 Tuition & Fees
Undergraduate$53,775
Graduate$52,899
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at DU. The acceptance rate of DU is 59% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 11%. The average graduation rate is 77% and no students have transferred out from the school. The average received amount of financial aid is $29,667 and 83% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 11,952 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1.
[Chart] Academic Statistics
Acceptance Rate for University of Denver is 59 %.
Graduation Rate for University of Denver is 77 %
Retention Rate for University of Denver is 88 %
Student Population for University of Denver is 11,952
Student to Faculty Rate for University of Denver is 12 %
The average received amount of financial aid is $29,667 at University of Denver.

Offered Degrees

DU offers 230 major programs through online and on-site education where 23 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate60
Bachelor's Degree756
Post Bachelor's Degree270
Master's Degree9116
Post Master's Degree10
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship271
Doctor's degree - professional practice30

Special Learning Opportunities

University of Denver offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:2,753)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $4,905)

Veterans Benefits

University of Denver has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges