University of Denver

Women's D1 Coach: Liza Kelly
Profile
Size
8 / 10
5,765 Undergrads / 11,434 Students
Cost
10 / 10
$35,163 Net Price
Selectivity
7 / 10
58% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    Big East Conference

  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • Campus Type

    City: Large

Student Body
Gender
  • Male
  • Female
Enrollment
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
Geography
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
Ethnicity
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
11 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
87%
Overall Graduation Rate
75%
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
65% / 75%
Calendar System
Quarter
Religious Affiliation
None
Housing
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Team Road Trips

Most games are scheduled at schools around California. The team also travels to North and South Carolina. The team typically plays at neutral sites during preseason in Colorado and California. Other trips in the past include Eugene, Oregon and Louisville, Kentucky.

Recruit Commits
2020
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Anna Palmisano American Heritage Boca Delray Delray Beach, FL Mid
Sara Palmisano American Heritage Boca Delray Delray Beach, FL Att
Sophia LaBanca Kinnelon High School Kinnelon , NJ Mid, Draw
 
2019
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Maki Jenner Claremont Secondary School Victoria, BC Mid, Def
Sarah McLean La Costa Canyon San Diego, CA Mid
Charlotte Boote Notre Dame Prep MD Att
Victoria Macres Granite Bay Granite Bay, CA Goal
Lauryn Repp Loyola Academy Lake Bluff, IL Def
Alea Tooley Columbine Littleton, CO Mid
Sydney Collignon Hinsdale Central Hinsdale, IL Mid
Lila Knott Notre Dame Prep Lutherville, MD Att
Samantha Thacker McDonogh Lutherville, MD Mid
Makenzie Jenner Claremont Victoria, BC Mid
Morgan Freud Westford Academy Westford, MA Mid
 
2018
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Chloe Lewis Minnetonka , MN Goal
 
2017
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Leanne Duncan Glenelg High School Glenelg, MD Mid
Abby Buczek DePaul Catholic Wyckoff, NJ Mid
Grace DeRose Good Counsel Gaithersburg, MD Mid
Kayla DeRose Good Counsel Gaithersburg, MD Mid
Taylor DeRose Good Counsel Gaithersburg, MD Att, Mid
Kailee Lammers Dakota Ridge Littleton, CO Mid
Molly Little Tabor Academy / Vermont Tiverton, RI Mid
Leanne Duncan Glenelg West Friendship, MD Mid
Samantha Morton Eden Prairie Eden Prairie, MN Mid
Eliza Radochonski Cherry Creek Englewood, CO Att
Beatrice Behrins Ridge NJ Att
Hannah Liddy Westfield Westfield, NJ Mid
Parker Yarusi Westfield Westfield, NJ Mid
Caroline Wiseman St. Stephen's & St. Agnes Alexandria, Va., VA Mid
Amelia Cole Bishop Ireton Alexandria, MD Goal
 
2016
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
 
2015
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Unofficial list from public sources and recruit submissions.
Events By University of Denver Coaches
Oct 21 '18
Denver, CO
 
Women's 13-18
Oct 28 '18
Littleton, CO
 
Women's 13-18
Nov 9 '18
Catonsville, MD
 
Women's 13-18
Dec 8 '18
Denver, CO
 
Women's 13-18
May 28-31 '19
Denver, CO
 
Women's 13-18
Jun 3-7 '19
Denver, CO
 
Women's 13-18
Jun 14 '19
Catonsville, MD
 
Women's 13-18
Jul 15-17 '19
Denver, CO
 
Women's 13-18
Oct 20 '19
Denver, CO
 
Women's 13-18
Nov 8 '19
Catonsville, MD
 
Women's 13-18
Dec 7 '19
Denver, CO
 
Women's 13-18
Location
2199 S. University Blvd, Denver, CO, 80208, Denver, CO, 80208 See Directions
Team Videos
Where Grads Live
  • Greater Denver Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Greater Boston Area
  • Greater Seattle Area
  • Colorado Springs Colorado Area
  • Greater Minneapolis-St. Paul Area
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Area
  • Phoenix Arizona Area
  • Portland Oregon Area
  • Fort Collins Colorado Area
  • Greater San Diego Area
Where Grads Work
  • Denver Public Schools
  • Lockheed Martin
  • Oracle
  • State of Colorado
  • CenturyLink
  • IBM
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • University of Colorado Denver
  • Metropolitan State University of Denver
  • Deloitte
  • Wells Fargo
  • University of Colorado Boulder
  • PwC
  • Daniels College of Business
  • Comcast
What Grads Do
  • Education
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Sales
  • Operations
  • Media and Communication
  • Community and Social Services
  • Information Technology
  • Consulting
  • Program and Project Management
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Research
  • Healthcare Services
  • Engineering
  • Arts and Design
Data from
Niche Grades
Overall
Student Life
Professors
Academics
Test Scores
SAT
Critical Reading
550 - 660
Math
570 - 670
Total
1180 - 1370
ACT
English
24 - 31
Math
24 - 28
Composite
25 - 30

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported. Historical writing ranges: 510 - 620 for SAT; 8 - 9 for ACT

GPA
SAT Math
SAT Reading
ACT

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Admissions
 
Total
Male
Female
Applicants 19,904 9,066 10,838
% Admitted 58% 57% 59%
% Admits That Enroll 13% 14% 13%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.72
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
     
    Required
    Recommended Rec.
    High School GPA
    High School Rank
    High School Transcript
    College Prep Classes
    Recommendations
    Demonstrate Competencies
    Admission Test Scores
    Other Tests (Wonderlic, etc.)
    TOEFL (English proficiency)
    Admissions Office
    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (35%)
    Social Sciences (17%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (9%)
    Psychology (8%)
    Communication & Journalism (7%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (6%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (4%)
    English Language & Literature (3%)
    Engineering (3%)
    Natural Resources & Conservation (2%)
    Physical Sciences (2%)
    Foreign Languages (1%)
    History (1%)
    Legal Professions (1%)
    Mathematics & Statistics (1%)
    Interdisciplinary Studies (1%)
    Philosophy & Religious Studies
    Public Admin. & Social Services
    Ethnic, Cultural & Gender Studies
    Athlete Graduation Rate
    Financial
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.

    $35,163

    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for all students (private non-profit and for profit institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

     
    Undergraduate
     
    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$48,669
    Books & Supplies$1,200
    Cost of Living$12,612
    Personal Expenses$2,895
     
    Sticker Price$65,376

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    87% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

     
    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship86%$26,702
    Federal Grants15%$5,649
    Pell Grants15%$4,490
    Other Federal6%$2,913
    State & Local Grants8%$3,983
    Institutional Grants85%$25,674
     
    Student Loans40%$8,414
    Federal Loans39%$6,075
    Other Loans5%$20,337

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

     
    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Endowment
    Financial Assets $711 Million $62,213

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.

    Debt

    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $23,804.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

     
    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $19,500 $253

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 1.8%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 1,744 students.

    Salary

    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $56,500

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.

    Payback

    How long until this college investment pays off: 5.53 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 65% of students graduate on time.

    Events Attending
    Trackable Events
    IWLCA Presidents Cup
    Nov 16-18 '18
    FL: Kissimmee
       
       
     
    IWLCA Capital Cup
    Jul 20-22 '18
    VA: Midlothian
       
       
     
    Project 120
    Jun 24-25 '17
    PA: Bethlehem
       
       
     
    maybe attending; confirmed attending.
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    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 13 11
    Fondling 5 4
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery - -
    Aggravated Assault 3 1
    Burglary 9 4
    Motor Vehicle Theft 6 -
    Arson - -

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Category
    Classification
    Basic ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity
    Undergrad InstructionArts & sciences plus professions, high graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionResearch Doctoral: Comprehensive programs, no medical/veterinary school
    Enrollment ProfileMajority undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, more selective, lower transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, medium, primarily residential

    Carnegie classifications provide a framework for evaluating comparable schools.

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