#296 Overall Influence #279 Desirability Rank

University of Denver

Private university in the Rocky Mountain Region of the United States

From Wikipedia

The University of Denver is a private research university in Denver, Colorado. Founded in 1864, it is the oldest independent private university in the Rocky Mountain Region of the United States. It is classified among "R2: Doctoral Universities – High research activity". DU enrolls approximately 5,700 undergraduate students and 7,200 graduate students. The main campus is a designated arboretum and is located primarily in the University Neighborhood, about five miles south of downtown Denver.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

22,723

Acceptance

61%

Graduation Rate

75%

Median SAT Score

1260

Median ACT Score

28

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$52,596

Fees (in-state)

$1,179

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$19,659
30K - 48K$20,735
48K - 75K$27,530
75K - 110K$31,512
110K+$41,414

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$65,400

Employed

89%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

11K

Under-Grads

6K

Graduates

5K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

2199 S. University Blvd, Denver CO 80208

What is University of Denver known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#116 World Rank
Business
#121 World Rank
Law
#114 World Rank
Political Science
#182 World Rank
Education
#309 World Rank
Literature
#474 World Rank
Biology
#156 World Rank
Psychology
#432 World Rank
Medical
#234 World Rank
History
#197 World Rank
Communications
#690 World Rank
Engineering
#475 World Rank
Mathematics
#287 World Rank
Economics
#583 World Rank
Physics
#294 World Rank
Religious Studies
#627 World Rank
Computer Science
#472 World Rank
Philosophy
#163 World Rank
Anthropology
#972 World Rank
Chemistry
#253 World Rank
Sociology
#62 World Rank
Social Work
#169 World Rank
Criminal Justice

Other areas of influence

#548 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#1051 World Rank
Nursing

Influential People

Who are University of Denver's Most influential alumni?

University of Denver 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Social Work, Political Science, and Business

Jason Zucker

Jason Zucker

American ice Hockey player

Mary Chase

Mary Chase

American writer

Brenda Hollis

American lawyer

Bob Berkowitz

American journalist

Dottie Lamm

Dottie Lamm

American feminist, educator and First Lady of Colorado

Joe Colborne

Joe Colborne

Canadian ice hockey player

Walter R. Borneman

American writer

Roelly Winklaar

Dutch bodybuilder

Andrew C. Taylor

American businessman

W. Meredith Bacon

Morton B. Panish

Physical chemist

Keith Magnuson

Keith Magnuson

Canadian ice hockey player