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International Application Instructions

International Students

Thank you for your interest in the University of Colorado Denver.

The CU Denver Office of International Affairs section is a great page with useful information and links. We invite you to explore and learn more about the University’s:

Next Steps

View what happens next after you've been admitted...

  1. Next Steps
  2. International Student Orientation

Who is an international student?

International students are those who already have, or will be applying for, a temporary U.S. visa (most commonly the F-1 and J-1 visas).

If you are a U.S. citizen, permanent resident, asylee, or refugee – or have submitted the Form I-485 to the Department of Homeland Security in application for permanent residency and received a receipt -  you should use the appropriate domestic application. ​


Value of a Degree

Is a college degree worth it? The research shows a degree can make a pretty big difference (like a $1,000,000 difference). 

If you'd like to see how it stacks up to other investments, check out the free eBook...

Is Online Learning Right For You?

Thinking about taking an online course, but not sure how you'll do?

Take this short quiz to find out if you should try online, stick to on campus, or maybe a combination of the two.

How to Succeed in College

Do you want to know EVERYTHING that's needed to succeed in college? Like:
  • How to study more effectively
  • How to write "A" quality essays
  • How to win more scholarships
  • How to meet your future friends-for-life

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