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Colorado Colleges with Lowest Enrollment Rate

This page lists the schools having low yield) in Colorado. The yield, also known as enrollment rate, is the percent of students who choose to enroll after having been offered admission. Higher yield means that more admitted students are finally enrolled into the school.
Regis University, has the lowest yield rate of 9.81% for academic year 2019-2020 in Colorado. University of Denver is positioned second with 10.94% yield and University of Northern Colorado follows them with 22%. Next table shows the schools that have low yield rates with admission statistics and acceptance rates. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. You may want to check colleges having the highest yield rates in Colorado.
Colorado Colleges with Lowest Enrollment Rate (2020)
NameYield# of Applicants# of Admitted# of EnrolledAcceptance Rate
1Regis University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDenver, CO
9.81% 6,910 4,903 481 70.96%
2University of Denver
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDenver, CO
10.94% 21,028 12,345 1,351 58.71%
3University of Northern Colorado
Public, 4 or more yearsGreeley, CO
21.51% 9,275 8,425 1,812 90.84%
4Western Colorado University
Public, 4 or more yearsGunnison, CO
21.55% 2,504 2,107 454 84.15%
5Fort Lewis College
Public, 4 or more yearsDurango, CO
22.17% 3,757 3,433 761 91.38%
6University of Colorado Boulder
Public, 4 or more yearsBoulder, CO
22.32% 40,677 31,872 7,113 78.35%
7Colorado State University-Fort Collins
Public, 4 or more yearsFort Collins, CO
22.65% 28,319 23,038 5,218 81.35%
8Adams State University
Public, 4 or more yearsAlamosa, CO
22.81% 1,765 1,749 399 99.09%
9Colorado State University-Pueblo
Public, 4 or more yearsPueblo, CO
23.62% 2,885 2,684 634 93.03%
10University of Colorado Denver/Anschutz Medical Campus
Public, 4 or more yearsDenver, CO
24.62% 9,565 6,438 1,585 67.31%