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Colleges / University of Denver

University of Denver

Denver, CO 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate78%

About University of Denver

University of Denver is a private, nonprofit university in the city of Denver, Colorado. University of Denver was founded in 1864. The university enrolls around 13,743 students a year, including 6,160 undergrads.

University of Denver Acceptance Rate 2022

It is moderately difficult to get into University of Denver. The acceptance rate at University of Denver is 78%. In 2022, 15,024 out of 19,342 total applicants were accepted.

University of Denver Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 78%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate 62%
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA Offered but % not available
Average GPA 3.8
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 27%

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University of Denver is located Denver.

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College Info

2199 South University Boulevard Denver, CO 80208

Campus Setting: Urban

University of Denver Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Jan 15

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to University of Denver is Jan 15.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to University of Denver is Continuous processing.

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University of Denver SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1240 - 1390


Math SAT Range

600 - 690


Reading SAT Range

620 - 710

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Wondering what life at University of Denver is like? There are approximately 13,743 students enrolled at University of Denver, including 6,160 undergraduate students and 7,583 graduate students. 92% percent of students attend school full-time, 30% percent are from CO and 70% percent of students are from other states.


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