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The University of Colorado Boulder is a public research university in Boulder, Colorado. Founded in 1876, five months before Colorado became a state, it is the flagship university of the University of Colorado system.

Fields of Study

  • Arts and Sciences

  • Business

  • Education

  • Engineering and Applied Science

  • Environmental Design

  • Law

  • Media, Communication and Information

  • Music

Rankings

97

(National U)

264

(QS World Ranking)

Location

Boulder, CO

Personal Statement

Required

English Proficiency

75

TOEFL

6.5

IELTS

120

DET

Enrollment

36,122

Application Method(s)

Common App

(Freshmen only)

Online App

(Transfers only)

Fees

$62,094

Total

$43,944 / $18,150

Tuition / Living

Actual fees vary by major, click here for more info

Acceptance Rate

80%

CGPA

Varies by major

(Transfer)

SAT / ACT

Optional

Scholarship

Intakes

Fall: September

Spring: January

Summer: May

Deadlines

Freshman

Transfer

Fall, Summer:

November 15 (Early Action)

January 15 (Regular)

Spring:

October 1

Fall:

March 15 (Priority)

June 1 (Regular)

Spring:

October 1

Summer:

March 15

updated August 2023

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