University of Colorado Boulder

#115 in National Universities

  • Public4 Years (or High)Boulder, CODegree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or aboveDoctor's degree33,977 Students76.62 % Acceptance Ratio18:1 Student-Faculty Ratio
    University of Colorado Boulder is a Public (4 Years or High) college located in Boulder, Colorado. It has a total enrollment of 33,977 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 18:1. It is a Degree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or above school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree. The acceptance ratio for undergraduate school is 76.62% last year.
  • Open Admission Policy
    Acceptance Ratio76.62 %
    Admission Yield24.68 %
    Undergraduate Application Fees$50
    Graduate Application Fees$60

    The acceptance ratio is 76.62% last year at University of Colorado Boulder where total 34,047 students applied and 26,087 were accepted.

  • In-StateOut-of-State
    Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$12,086$36,220
    Graduate Tuition & Fees$12,998$31,340
    On-Campus Living Costs$16,292
    Off-Campus Living Costs$14,722

    The tuition & fees at University of Colorado Boulder, for academic year 2017-2018 is $12,086 for in-state students and $36,220 for out-of-students.

    The living cost including room, board, and other expenses is $16,292 when living on campus and $14,722 when living off campus.

    Cost of Attendance
  • NCAA Member

    ROTC Program

    Campus Housing

    Meal Plan

    Online Learning

    Study Abroad

    Career Counseling

    Employment Service

    University of Colorado Boulder provides various learning opportunities and services for their students.

    It includes NCAA Member, ROTC Program, Campus Housing, Meal Plan, Online Learning, Study Abroad, Career Counseling and more.

    Explore campus life and get your opportunities at University of Colorado Boulder.

    Learning Opportunities & Services

The Numbers Say it All about University of Colorado Boulder

Key Stats for University of Colorado Boulder

Costs of Attendance expensive

University of Colorado Boulder$36,220
All U.S. Colleges$18,355
Public, 4 Years or High Colleges$18,374
4 Years or High Colleges$22,271
Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Colorado$21,114

Admission Chances relatively easy to get in


Admission Ratio

  • All U.S. Colleges66.99%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges68.96%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges66.20%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Colorado75.33%

Financial Helps low financial help rate


Financial Aid Rates

  • All U.S. Colleges76.94%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges74.61%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges82.17%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Colorado68.31%

Student Population small

University of Colorado Boulder33,977
All U.S. Colleges20,523,036
Public, 4 Years or High Colleges8,898,653
4 Years or High Colleges14,093,854
Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Colorado213,358

Graduation Rates high completion rate


Graduation Rate

  • All U.S. Colleges47.15%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges45.08%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges48.69%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Colorado42.80%

Major Programs very diverse majors


Major Programs

  • All U.S. Colleges70
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges203
  • 4 Years or High Colleges109
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Colorado176

Distance Learning relatively many online programs


Online Programs

  • All U.S. Colleges8
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges21
  • 4 Years or High Colleges15
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Colorado24

Contact Information & Online Resources


University of Colorado Boulder Regent Drive at Broadway,
Boulder, CO 80309-0017
303) 492-1411


University of Colorado Boulder is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission (01/01/1913 - Current).
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