General Campus Information
This site provides information
for students, alumni, families, faculty and staff on career development,
internship, and post-graduate employment. The website also includes a
comprehensive events calendar. In
addition, some schools and colleges provide career services, and we therefore
encourage you to reach out to your school or department to learn about those
resources. For more information, contact
The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) collects, analyzes
and makes available data related to education in the U.S. and other nations. CU
Denver provides information to NCES that is posted to the College Navigator website. For questions related to the information provided to College Navigator,
contact the Office of Institutional
Research & Effectiveness.
Infringement Policies and Sanctions
This site provides
comprehensive information about the use of copyrighted materials, and includes
links to campus policy on file sharing and other copyright resources for
- Disability Resources and Services
The University of Colorado
Denver is an educational institution that welcomes and supports a diverse
student body. The Disability Resources and Services Office is the designated
office that maintains disability-related records, determines eligibility for
academic accommodations, determines reasonable accommodations and develops
plans for the provision of such accommodations for students attending the
- Drug and
Alcohol Abuse Policy and Prevention Plan
As an institution that
participates in the Federal Student Financial Aid Program, the University must provide
to students, faculty and staff to prevent drug and alcohol abuse. This
information is required by the Drug Free Schools and Communities Act Amendments
of 1989. Information about programming opportunities, assistance programs
available to students and employees with suspected drug or alcohol problems and
the possible repercussions of violating state and institutional drug and
alcohol policies is available in the Drugs
and Alcohol Policy in the Catalog
o Office of Diversity and Inclusion
- Student Complaint Processes
The University is committed to respecting all members of our university community and providing a quality educational experience for all students. It is our objective to ensure that the concerns and complaints students are addressed fairly and resolved promptly. Complaints are usually the result of behavior that the student feels is unjust, inequitable, or creates an unnecessary hardship.
information is available to students in the UCDAccess portal
when they access their class schedules. Information includes ISBN number and
price of required and recommended textbooks. The
Tivoli Station is the bookstore that
serves the Auraria/Denver campus and the bookstore in the Education Building
II South serves the CU Anschutz Medical Campus.
- Vaccination Policy
University’s immunization policy outlines requirements for students on both the
Auraria/Denver Campus and the CU Anschutz Medical Campus. Note that students enrolled in clinically
based programs at CU Anschutz must comply with the expanded immunization
certification requirements established by The Joint Commission and by the
Centers for Disease Control. Colorado
State Law requires freshman, transfer and graduate students to submit proof of
certain vaccinations. To ensure the
health and safety of our campus, proof of immunization is required prior to
more information about the Auraria Campus immunization policy, visit Health Center at Auraria Immunization
Information about Academic Programs
- Teacher Preparation Program
Title II Institutional Report on the Quality of Teacher
Preparation for the Professional Teacher Preparation Program.
For a comparison to Title II data for other educator
preparation programs in Colorado, go to Title II State Report (click on the Colorado link).
- Transfer of Credit Policies and Articulation Agreements
Student Outcome Information
The outcome information is based on full-time, first-time
students who enroll at CU Denver as freshmen.
Health & Safety Information
The Jeanne Clery Disclosure
of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act requires colleges
and universities participating in federal student aid programs to disclose
campus safety information, and imposes certain basic requirements for handling
incidents of sexual violence and
emergency situations. Disclosures about crime statistics and summaries of
security policies are made once a year in an Annual
Security Report (ASR), and information about specific crimes and
emergencies is made publicly available on an ongoing basis throughout the year.
To comply with the Clery Act, CU Anschutz must meet certain obligations required by federal law. They include:
- Collecting, classifying and counting crime reports and crime statistics;
Issuing campus alerts;
Issuing emergency notifications;
Publishing an Annual Security Report;
Submitting crime statistics to the US Department of Education via a web-based data collection to disclose crime statistics by type, location and year; and
Maintaining a daily crime log.
For additional information regarding Clery Reporting for CU Denver on the Auraria Campus and CU Anschutz Medical Campus, please contact Communication/Clery Manager Wendy Grover at 303-724-0737.\
refer to Appendix 3 of the Student Code of Conduct for information regarding
the Colorado Law Regarding Riots.
Financial Assistance Information
the Financial Aid & Scholarships Office
If you have any questions
related to any of the information provided in this financial assistance
information section, please contact the Financial Aid & Scholarships Office
on the appropriate campus.
Cost of Attendance is the
estimated cost of attending the university for one academic year. This amount includes the following:
Direct Costs: Expenses the student/family pays to the college.
- Tuition – Charges assessed for
- Fees – Charges assessed for
other college services
Indirect Costs: Expenses incurred as a result of attendance that
the student/family may pay to a third party (merchant, landlord, etc.) other
than the college.
- Estimated living expense --
allowance for rent, utilities, and food for off-campus living
- Estimated transportation costs
- Estimated books and supplies
- Miscellaneous costs
of Attendance information for the Denver campus
of Attendance Estimator
of Attendance Information for Anschutz Medical campus
- Disbursement of books and supplies policy for
Pell eligible students
All Pell eligible students who
have been awarded financial aid at least 10 days before the beginning of the term,
who have registered for courses, and whose awarded aid is in excess of charges
billed by the university for those courses, may use their excess funds to
purchase books and supplies.
Students should be aware that
enrolling at a lesser status than the enrollment status used to award the aid
may require that the award be adjusted to match the new enrollment status,
which will lower any excess aid amount. Students should also be aware that
changes in their enrollment status after the disbursement of funds may result
in lowered or no eligibility for financial aid funds and thus the student may
owe the university a return of some or all of the funds disbursed for books and
All enrolled CU Denver students
may charge up to $500 for books and supplies at the Tivoli Station. For more
information, visit the Tivoli Station webpage for the
Denver Charge Program.
Check your student UCDAccess
portal. If you were awarded a Federal
Pell Grant award at least 10 days prior to the start of the term and have not
yet received the projected excess aid funds by the first day of the term,
please contact the Financial
Aid & Scholarships Office for assistance.
Loan Counseling for Student Borrowers
Before receiving your first
Federal Direct Loan, the U.S. Department of Education requires that you
complete the online Loan Entrance Counseling and Master Promissory Note (MPN).
The Loan Entrance Counseling will provide important information about student
loans so that you will become a well-informed borrower.
The counseling covers your
rights and responsibilities, interest rates, repayment options, and the
consequences of default or not repaying your loan. The MPN is your promise to
repay this loan and contains the terms and conditions of the loan, as well as
- Exit Loan Counseling for Student Borrowers
Exit counseling provides important information you need to prepare to repay your federal student loan(s). If you have received a subsidized, unsubsidized or PLUS loan under the Direct Loan Program or the FFEL Program, you must complete exit counseling each time you: drop below half-time enrollment, graduate, or otherwise leave school.
- National Student Loan Data
You should use NSLDS to view information
about all of your Federal loans you have borrowed and Federal Grants you have
received. This site displays information on outstanding loan balances, loan
statuses and disbursements. CU Denver is
required to inform borrowers that Federal loans will be submitted to NSLDS and
will be accessible by guaranty agencies, lenders, and institutions determined
to be authorized users of the data system.
The Net Price Calculator is an
on-line tool to help prospective students and their parents estimate the cost
of attending CU-Denver. The calculator provides an estimate of typical expenses
for a first-time, full-time undergraduate student to attend the university and
an estimate of financial aid that the student may be eligible to receive from
This page includes what you'll need to know if you need or want to withdraw
from the university.
of Title IV (federal) Financial Aid
aid may be revised and/or you may be required to repay all or a portion of the
aid you received if you:
- withdraw from some or all
of your courses
- stop attending classes
- enroll for less than
half-time status, or
- fail to begin attendance
in one or more courses
read the information provide on the Financial Aid & Scholarships Office’s Withdrawing - Dropping All Your Courses webpage.
- Notice of
Federal Student Financial Aid Penalties for Drug Law Violations
The Higher Education Act of 1965
as amended (HEA) suspends aid eligibility for students who have been convicted
under federal or state law of the sale or possession of drugs, if the offense
occurred during a period of enrollment for which the student was receiving
federal student aid (grants, loans, and/or work-study). If you have a
conviction(s) for these offenses, call the Federal Student Aid Information
Center at 1-800-4-FED-AID (1-800-433-3243).
If you have lost federal student
aid eligibility due to a drug conviction, you can regain eligibility if you
pass two unannounced drug tests conducted by a drug rehabilitation program that
complies with criteria established by the U.S. Department of Education.