University of DenverSchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Denver, Colorado Private Nonprofit regional Accreditation

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Affordability is calculated by subtracting average financial aid from total tuition and fees.

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$52,515

Avg tuition

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About University of Denver

The University of Denver is a medium-sized private university located on an urban campus in Denver, Colorado. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 12,931, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 59%. The university offers 75 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 77%, and a student-faculty ratio of 12:1. Tuition and fees for students are $52,515.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

59% 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 59%

Retention Rate 85%

Graduation Rate 77%

SAT & ACT

Students who attend this school typically have higher standardized test scores than students at other schools.

While test scores can be an important aspect of college applications, schools determine admission based on several factors, and these test scores are only a suggested range.

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SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1170-1350

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 26-31

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

This school has a student body of between 5,000 and 15,000 students.

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60%

Female Student Population

12:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

13k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

67%

Hispanic

12%

Non-U.S. Citizen

6%

Black

4%

Two or more races

4%

Asian

4%

Unknown

2%

American Indian/Alaska Native

1%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

16% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

On average, students at this school receive more financial aid than students at other schools.

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Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

16%

State Grant Aid

8%

Institution Grant Aid

89%

Pell Grant

16%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $6,617
State Grant Aid $3,591
Institution Grant Aid $28,592
Pell Grant Aid $5,027
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Understanding Grants & Scholarships

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.