University of Northern Colorado

Acceptance Rate 91.13 %
SAT Average 1,090
2023 Tuition & Fees $24,722
Student Population 10,348
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $8,069

Academic Overview

University of Northern Colorado is a public, four-years institute located in Greeley, Colorado. It is a Research University (high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $11,331 for Colorado residents and $24,722 for out-of-state students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $13,866 for Colorado residents and $24,000 for out-of-state students.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 10,348 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 91.13% and the graduation rate is 52% last year.
The salary after graduation from University of Northern Colorado varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $47,100. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, Northern Colorado's tuition & fees is $11,331 for Colorado residents and $24,722 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees are $13,866 for in-state students and $24,000 for out-of-state students.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
Colorado ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at Northern Colorado. The acceptance rate of Northern Colorado is 91.13% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 13.58%. The average graduation rate is 52% and the transfer-out rate is 33%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $8,069 and 88% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 10,348 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for University of Northern Colorado is 91.13 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for University of Northern Colorado is 52 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for University of Northern Colorado is 33 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for University of Northern Colorado is 69 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for University of Northern Colorado is 10,348
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for University of Northern Colorado is 14 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
14 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $8,069 at University of Northern Colorado.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
AddressCarter Hall - Rm 4000, Greeley, CO 80639
Online Applicationhttps://www.unco.edu/apply/
Financial Aidhttps://www.unco.edu/financial-aid/
Net Price Calculatorhttps://www.unco.edu/financial-aid/resources/net-price-calculator.aspx
Veterans Tuitionhttps://www.unco.edu/veterans-services/
Disability Servicehttps://www.unco.edu/disability-support-services/

Offered Degrees

Northern Colorado offers 116 major programs through online and on-site education where 18 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
Doctorate (Research)202

Special Learning Opportunities

University of Northern Colorado 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.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:3,542)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,606)

Veterans Benefits

University of Northern Colorado 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