This website provides information for students, alumni, community partners, faculty and staff on partnership opportunities, career and major exploration, and post-graduate opportunities. Students may use the Handshake app to search for on or off-campus student hourly and Work-study positions as well as access a resource library of career materials, and search through upcoming career events. For more information, contact the Career Center.
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.
Copyright 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 students.
Disability Resources and Services
The University of Colorado Denver is an educational institution that welcomes and supports a diverse student body. Disability Resources and Services 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 university.
Drug and Alcohol Abuse Policy and Prevention Plan
CU Denver is committed to preventing the use of illegal substances by students, faculty and staff and to encourage responsible behavior regarding alcohol and legal additive substances through policy, education and treatment.
You will find more information regarding our drug and alcohol abuse prevention in the Annual Security and Fire Safety Report.
Privacy of Student Records
The Family Education Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) is a federal law that is meant to protect the privacy of educational records. FERPA gives students the right to review educational records, seek to amend inaccurate information in their records and provide consent for the disclosure of their records. For more information on FERPA and the University of Colorado Denver FERPA policy, please visit the Office of the Registrar’s Policies webpage.
CU Denver Campus Student Life & Campus Community
Student Complaint Processes
The university is committed to respecting all members of our university community and providing a quality educational experience for all students. We provide a Complaints & Grievances webpage, which includes policies and resources to assist students in reporting threatening or harmful behavior, or filing grievances or appeals. It is our objective to ensure that students' concerns and complaints 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.
Textbook information is available in the UCDAccess portal alongside class schedules. Information includes ISBN number and price of required and recommended textbooks. The Tivoli Station is the bookstore that serves CU Denver.
For information on voting, voter registration and your rights as a voter, please visit the Colorado Secretary of State’s webpage for Colorado voters.
Information About Academic Programs
Academic Programs Information on educational programs is available within the CU Denver Undergraduate Catalog homepage, the CU Denver degree and certificate programs, or contact the Office of the Registrar.
Teacher Preparation Program
Transfer of Credit Policies and Articulation Agreements
Institutional and Program Accreditation, Approval, or Licensure
Accreditation is the process of assuring and advancing the quality of higher education institutions’ campuses, departments, and programs through reviews by outside agencies. There are two types of accreditation at the University of Colorado, Denver:
The University of Colorado, Denver (including the Anschutz Medical Campus) is a member of the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA) and is allowed to offer online education to students living in the U.S. with the exception of California. Please review the following links for detailed information on State Authorization and Professional Licensure disclosures.
Student Outcome Information
Student outcome information is based on full-time, first-time undergraduate students and full-time transfer undergraduate students at CU Denver. Graduate programs include full-time Master’s and Doctoral/Professional students.
You can review the CU Denver Student Outcome Dashboard for program graduation and retention rates, as well as outcomes by gender and ethnicity.
Annual Security and Fire Safety Report
The Annual Security and Fire Safety Report is provided on an annual basis to all CU Denver students, faculty, staff and visitors in compliance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, and is part of the University’s ongoing effort to inform you of the safety programs and services available and the steps you can take to maintain your safety and the security of others. The report also includes institutional policies on campus security and policies concerning alcohol and drug use, crime prevention, the reporting of crimes and other matters.
The Annual Fire Safety Report discloses fire safety policies and fire statistics for on-campus student housing facilities. Among other things, the report discusses fire safety systems, fire drills, rules relating to portable electrical appliances, evacuation procedures and fire safety training.
The report can be accessed at CU Denver Security and Fire Safety Report.
You may request a paper copy of the report from the University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus Police Department at 12454 E. 19th Place, Building 407, Aurora, CO 80045 or by contacting the Clery Compliance Manager at email@example.com or 303-724-0737.
Should you have any questions regarding the Clery Act, or the content of this this report, please contact the Clery Compliance Manager.
Communication plays a critical role before, during, and after any emergency or disaster. CU Denver will immediately notify the Campus Community upon confirmation of a significant emergency or dangerous situation occurring on the campus that poses an immediate threat to the health or safety of students, faculty, staff, or visitors. The CU Denver Emergency Notification System is often referred to as, “CU Alerts!”.
CU Denver may utilize one or more of the following methods to disseminate emergency messaging to the Campus Community (as dictated by the incident):
Financial Assistance Information
Cost of Attendance
Cost of Attendance is the estimated cost of attending the university for one academic year. You may link to our Cost of Attendance Information and Estimator through our webpage. Cost of Attendance includes the following: