School Overview

University of Northern Colorado is a Public, 4 years college located in Greeley, Colorado. Northern Colorado ranked 299th in National Universities and 15th in Colorado Colleges.
It has a total enrollment of 11,460 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. It is a Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. Northern Colorado's acceptance rate is 91.13% last year (undergraduate school).
University of Northern Colorado is accredited by Higher Learning Commission.
Contact Information
AddressCarter Hall - Rm 4000, Greeley, CO 80639
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School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryResearch University (high research activity)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of University of Northern Colorado is 91.13% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 13.58%. The application fees are $50 for undergraduate programs and $50 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate91.13 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)13.58 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$50
Graduate Application Fees$50

Tuition & Fees

Northern Colorado's 2022 tuition & fees is $10,666 for Colorado residents and $23,785 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $13,366 for Colorado residents and $22,379 for out-of-students.
Colorado ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$10,666$23,785
Graduate Tuition & Fees$13,366$22,379
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 11,460 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 2,824 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Northern Colorado has 8,494 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 2,966 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students11,460
Undergraduate Students8,494
Graduate Students2,966
Online Enrollment2,824

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs116 Programs
Number of online programs18 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Doctorate (Research)

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Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
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