University of Colorado

Men's MCLA Contact: John Galvin
10 / 10
30,159 Undergrads / 36,681 Students
6 / 10
$21,466 Net Price
2 / 10
82% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    MCLA Div. 1

  • College Type

    4-year, Public

  • Campus Type

    City: Medium

Student Body
  • Male
  • Female
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
18 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
47% / 71%
Calendar System
Religious Affiliation
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 away trips are scheduled for Colorado and the California area, which includes Stanford, Novato and Palm Desert. The team has traveled to Boise, Idaho and Provo, Utah, to play divisional games against Utah, BYU and Boise State. Colorado plays Colorado State in a rivalry game every year in the Mile High Stadium in Denver, CO.

Recruit Commits
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Where Grads Live
  • Greater Denver Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Greater Seattle Area
  • Greater Boston Area
  • Greater San Diego Area
  • Colorado Springs Colorado Area
  • Fort Collins Colorado Area
  • Portland Oregon Area
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Area
  • Phoenix Arizona Area
  • Orange County California Area
Where Grads Work
  • University of Colorado
  • Oracle
  • Lockheed Martin
  • IBM
  • Microsoft
  • Hewlett-Packard
  • Wells Fargo
  • Denver Public Schools
  • Boeing
  • Level Three Communications
  • Ball Aerospace
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • University of Colorado Denver
  • United States Air Force
  • Intel Corporation
What Grads Do
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Engineering
  • Sales
  • Education
  • Operations
  • Media and Communication
  • Research
  • Information Technology
  • Marketing
  • Arts and Design
  • Consulting
  • Finance
  • Program and Project Management
  • Healthcare Services
  • Support
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Niche Grades
Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
Critical Reading
520 - 640
570 - 690
1140 - 1370
24 - 32
24 - 29
25 - 31

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.

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SAT Reading

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

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Applicants 36,604 18,663 17,941
% Admitted 82% 80% 83%
% Admits That Enroll 22% 24% 21%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.65
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  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (15%)
    Engineering (14%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (13%)
    Social Sciences (13%)
    Communication & Journalism (10%)
    Psychology (7%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (5%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (4%)
    Interdisciplinary Studies (4%)
    Physical Sciences (3%)
    Natural Resources & Conservation (3%)
    English Language & Literature (2%)
    Foreign Languages (2%)
    Architecture (2%)
    Mathematics & Statistics (2%)
    History (1%)
    Philosophy & Religious Studies (1%)
    Health Professions (1%)
    Ethnic, Cultural & Gender Studies (1%)
    Liberal Arts & Sciences
    Public Admin. & Social Services
    Athlete graduation rate
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


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

    Net price for students paying in-state tuition rate (public institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$12,532 $35,079
    Books & Supplies$1,800 $1,800
    Cost of Living$14,418 $14,418
    Personal Expenses$2,294 $2,294
    Sticker Price$31,044 $52,763

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    64% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship50%$9,428
    Federal Grants16%$4,930
    Pell Grants16%$4,583
    Other Federal2%$2,566
    State & Local Grants8%$3,110
    Institutional Grants48%$7,696
    Student Loans32%$8,779
    Federal Loans31%$5,525
    Other Loans5%$22,093

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Financial Assets NANA

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $19,500.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $14,000 $207

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 3.1%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 7,205 students.


    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $50,800

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

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


    How long until this college investment pays off: 4.9 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 47% of students graduate on time.

    Team Social
    Campus Safety
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 15 10
    Fondling 11 5
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery 2 -
    Aggravated Assault 5 1
    Burglary 25 6
    Motor Vehicle Theft 10 -
    Arson 4 2

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

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