The University of Colorado Boulder (also commonly referred to as CU-Boulder, CU, Boulder, or Colorado) is a public research university located in Boulder, Colorado, United States. It is the flagship university of the University of Colorado system and was founded five months before Colorado was admitted to the union in 1876. According to The Public Ivies: America’s Flagship Public Universities (2001), it is considered one of the thirty “Public Ivy League” schools. In 2010, the university consisted of nine colleges and schools and offered over 150 academic programs and enrolled 29,952 students.

Eleven Nobel Laureates, nine MacArthur Fellows, and 18 astronauts have been affiliated with CU-Boulder as students, researchers, or faculty members in its history. The university received nearly US$454 million in sponsored research in 2010 to fund programs like the Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics, and JILA.Colorado Buffaloes competes in nine intercollegiate sports in the NCAA Division I Pacific-12 Conference. The Buffaloes have won 26 NCAA championships: nineteen in skiing, six total in men’s and women’s cross country, and one in football. Approximately 1,500 students participate in 34 intercollegiate club sports annually as well.

 

Courses:

Boulder Campus

 

Colorado Springs campus

 

Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus

 

Application Deadlines: Please check the respective UG and Graduate course information

 

Fees: Please check the respective UG and Graduate course information

Financial aid: 

Colorado Springs campus

All undergraduate & graduate courses

 

Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus

All undergraduate & graduate courses

 

Other Support: For all incoming students

 

Campus life: For all incoming students