University of Denver

Women's D1 Coach: Liza Kelly
8 / 10
5,801 Undergrads / 11,952 Students
10 / 10
$34,337 Net Price
7 / 10
56% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    Big East Conference

  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • Campus Type

    City: Large

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
12 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
67% / 77%
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 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
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
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
Chloe Lewis Minnetonka , MN Goal
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
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
Nov 15 '19
Forest Hill, MD
Women's 13-18
Dec 7 '19
Denver, CO
Women's 13-18
May 26-29 '20
Denver, CO
Women's 13-18
Jun 1-5 '20
Denver, CO
Women's 13-18
Jun 12 '20
Bel Air, MD
Women's 13-18
Jul 13-15 '20
Denver, CO
Women's 13-18
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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 Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
Critical Reading
550 - 660
580 - 680
1180 - 1370
25 - 33
24 - 29
26 - 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. Historical writing ranges: 510 - 620 for SAT; 8 - 9 for ACT

SAT Math
SAT Reading

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

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Applicants 20,475 8,956 11,519
% Admitted 56% 56% 57%
% Admits That Enroll 13% 14% 12%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.72
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
    Recommended Rec.
    High School GPA
    High School Rank
    High School Transcript
    College Prep Classes
    Demonstrate Competencies
    Admission Test Scores
    Other Tests (Wonderlic, etc.)
    TOEFL (English proficiency)
    Admissions office
    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (36%)
    Social Sciences (17%)
    Psychology (9%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (8%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (6%)
    Engineering (5%)
    Communication & Journalism (5%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (4%)
    English Language & Literature (2%)
    Foreign Languages (1%)
    History (1%)
    Legal Professions (1%)
    Mathematics & Statistics (1%)
    Natural Resources & Conservation (1%)
    Philosophy & Religious Studies (1%)
    Physical Sciences (1%)
    Ethnic, Cultural & Gender Studies (1%)
    Interdisciplinary Studies
    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 all students (private non-profit and for profit institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$50,556
    Books & Supplies$1,200
    Cost of Living$13,005
    Personal Expenses$2,895
    Sticker Price$67,656

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    88% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship87%$30,531
    Federal Grants18%$6,020
    Pell Grants18%$4,848
    Other Federal6%$3,401
    State & Local Grants9%$3,942
    Institutional Grants87%$28,980
    Student Loans41%$8,504
    Federal Loans40%$6,166
    Other Loans5%$20,391

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Financial Assets $762 Million $63,751

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


    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.


    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.


    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, 67% 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.
    Team Social
    Campus Safety
    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
    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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