are a strong candidate for admission if:
you do not qualify for architecture admission, you will be considered for Pre-Architecture
admission if you are a strong candidate for general admission to the
For automatic admission to the
architecture major, students must have a 2.75 cumulative GPA for all coursework
attempted. Students with at least a 2.3 cumulative GPA may be considered on an
individual basis if the academic record shows a consistent record of
improvement and/or strong performance in science, mathematics, art or
architecture-oriented courses. Students with a 2.0 to 2.29 cumulative GPA may
be considered for admission as Pre-Arch majors in the College of Liberal Arts
If not initially admitted to the architecture program, transfer
students can be reconsidered through an internal CU Denver process upon meeting
the criteria outlined above.
International students will need to
submit certified English translations of their high school transcripts as well
as any transcripts from university coursework. English language proficiency
must be demonstrated as well, either through successful completion of TOEFL,
IELTS, or the ESL Academy at CU Denver.
For more information, see our BSArch Admissions website and/or the University of Colorado Denver Admissions website.