At a Glance

Overview
  • Founded
  • 1874
  • Tuition & Fees (In-State)
  • $17,842
  • Selectivity
  • More Selective
  • Academic Calendar
  • Semester
  • Public/Private
  • Public
  • Religious Affiliation
  • N/A
Location and setting

Suburban

Golden, CO

Deadlines

N/A

Regular App Deadline

N/A

Early App Deadline

May 1

Financial Aid Deadline

Admissions

Application Information
  • Acceptance rate
  • 40%
  • % Admitted who enroll
  • 8%
  • Application Fee
  • $45
Incoming freshman Class Rankings

100%

Top half of HS class

85%

Top quarter of HS class

52%

Top tenth of HS class
Incoming Freshman SAT Scores
  • Verbal
  • 600-690
  • Math
  • 650-730
  • Writing
  • N/A
Incoming Freshman ACT Scores
  • Composite
  • 29-32
  • English
  • 28-33
  • Math
  • 28-33
  • Writing
  • N/A
Admissions

More Selective

  • ACCEPTED
  • 40%
  • PERCENT ADMITTED WHO ENROLL
  • 8%
  • ENROLLMENT
  • 4,610

Costs & Aid

Cost: In-State

$17,842

Tuition and fees (in state)

$1,500

books and supplies

$11,477

room and board

$30,819

Total on campus
Cost: Out-of-State

$36,172

Tuition and fees (out of state)

$1,500

books and supplies

$11,477

room and board

$49,149

Total on campus
Actual Cost By Income Level (w/Financial Aid)
  • Family Income
  • Cost
  • $0-$30K
  • $23,542
  • $30-$48K
  • $23,209
  • $48-$75K
  • $22,525
  • $75-$110K
  • $28,699
  • $110 & UP
  • $29,476
Financial aid

90%

Receiving Financial Aid

11%

Receiving Federal Grants

40%

Receiving Federal Loans
FINANCIAL AID DEADLINE: May 1

Student Life

Student Body

4,610

Total undergrad enrollment

1,459

Total grad students

43%

Out-of-state

52%

In-state

5%

International
Students

  • 28%

    FEMALE

  • 72

    MALE
Organizations

168

Student Organizations

7

Fraternities

3

Sororities
Housing

Yes

On-Campus Housing

28%

% of Students living on campus
Student Diversity
  • % American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 0%
  • % Asian/Pacific Islander
  • 5%
  • % Black or African-American
  • 1%
  • % Hispanic/Latino
  • 7%
  • % White or Caucasian
  • 74%

Academics

Faculty & Classes

15:1

Student:Faculty Ratio

300

Total Faculty (Full-time)

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