Colorado Mesa UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Grand Junction, Colorado Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$8,686

Avg in-state tuition

$21,619

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Colorado Mesa University

Colorado Mesa University is a medium-sized public university located on an urban campus in Grand Junction, Colorado. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 9,373, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 78%. The university offers 41 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 34%, and a student-faculty ratio of 20:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $8,686, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $21,619.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

78% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 78%

Retention Rate 74%

Graduation Rate 34%

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 930-1170

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 18-25

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

54%

Female Student Population

20:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

9k

Number of Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

67%

Hispanic

21%

Two or more races

4%

Unknown

3%

Black

2%

Non-U.S. Citizen

1%

Asian

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

1%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

37% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

37%

State Grant Aid

26%

Institution Grant Aid

53%

Pell Grant

37%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $4,825
State Grant Aid $4,443
Institution Grant Aid $4,000
Pell Grant Aid $4,788

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships