Colorado Mesa University

Women's D2 Coach: Shanta Loecker
7 / 10
9,365 Undergrads / 9,492 Students
3 / 10
$14,403 Net Price
2 / 10
81% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    Rocky Mtn. (RMAC)

  • College Type

    4-year, Public

  • Campus Type

    City: Small

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
20 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
18% / 39%
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

The Mavericks schedule most of their away games within Colorado, visiting schools in Alamosa, Denver and Durango. They also travel to Montana, Washington, Oregon.

Recruit Commits
Sara Hiller Cinco Ranch High School Katy, TX Att, Mid
Kaitlyn Moyka Harborfields High School Greenlawn, NY Def, Draw
Camryn Huff Columbine CO Goal
Audrey Woodhouse Lakewood , CO Mid
Elizabeth Posavad Legend , CO Mid
Ashton Whittle Corner Canyon UT Mid
Marissa Leonardi California San Ramon, CA Att
Danielle Simpson Alameda Alameda, CA Mid
Kiley Barber Rocky Mountain Median, ID Mid
Sophie Zlatarich Kirkwood Kirkwood, MO Mid
Grace Howe Stillwater White Bear Lake, MN Mid
Karlie Hadden Conifer Conifer, CO Mid
Abby Witmer Battlefield Haymarket, VA Def
Lula Mitchell Denver East Denver, CO Goal
McKenzie Blackwell Granite Bay Granite Bay, CA Att
Raquel Ruhme Prior Lake Prior Lake, MN Def
Nici Boutwell Brighton UT Mid
Emma Luling Shawnee Medford, NJ Att
Paige Elliott San Ramon Danville, CA Att, Mid
Lindsi Peters Oregon City Oregon City, OR Mid
Avery Hawes Lake Oswego Lake Oswego, OR Att
Mary Koch Palmer Monument, CO Att
Kierstin Elder Sky View Smithfield, UT Goal
Amanda Barton Carondelet CA Mid
Amanda Geary Cherokee Trail Aurora, CO Mid
Lexi Alford Rampart Colorado Springs, CO Mid
Miranda Crissman Georgetown Georgetown, TX Att
Erin Koehler Sayville Sayville, NY Def
Katelyn Parry Westhampton Beach Westhampton Beach, NY Att
Jordan Gabriel Green Mountain Lakewood, CO Att
Unofficial list from public sources and recruit submissions.
Events By Colorado Mesa University Coaches
Jun 26-28 '19
Grand Junction, CO
Women's 13-18
Sep 29 '19
Grand Junction, CO
Women's 13-18
Oct 6 '19
Grand Junction, CO
Women's 13-18
Oct 27 '19
Grand Junction, CO
Women's 13-18
Feb 16 '20
Grand Junction, CO
Women's 13-18
Jul 7-9 '20
Grand Junction, CO
Women's 13-18
1100 North Avenue, Grand Junction, CO, 81501, Grand Junction, CO, 81501 See Directions
Team Videos
Where Grads Live
  • Grand Junction Colorado Area
  • Greater Denver Area
  • Colorado Springs Colorado Area
  • Fort Collins Colorado Area
  • Phoenix Arizona Area
  • Greater Seattle Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Greater Salt Lake City Area
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Portland Oregon Area
  • Albuquerque New Mexico Area
  • Las Vegas Nevada Area
  • Houston Texas Area
  • Greater San Diego Area
Where Grads Work
  • Mesa County Valley School District
  • State of Colorado
  • Halliburton
  • Mesa County CO
  • Wells Fargo
  • Colorado State University
  • Mesa State College
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • US Army
  • Lockheed Martin
  • Keller Williams Realty Inc.
  • Walmart
  • Xcel Energy
  • St. Mary's Regional Medical Center
  • Alpine Bank of Colorado
What Grads Do
  • Operations
  • Sales
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Education
  • Administrative
  • Information Technology
  • Healthcare Services
  • Support
  • Finance
  • Engineering
  • Media and Communication
  • Arts and Design
  • Marketing
  • Real Estate
  • Consulting
Data from
Niche Grades
Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
Critical Reading
435 - 540
470 - 520
960 - 1160
18 - 24
17 - 25
18 - 24

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.

SAT Math
SAT Reading

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

Free ACT and SAT test prep

Free SAT test prep

Applicants 7,163 3,164 3,995
% Admitted 81% 82% 80%
% Admits That Enroll 35% 39% 32%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.11
  • 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 (20%)
    Health Professions (18%)
    Parks, Recreation & Fitness Studies (14%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (6%)
    Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement (6%)
    Psychology (5%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (4%)
    Engineering Technology (3%)
    Natural Resources & Conservation (3%)
    Communication & Journalism (3%)
    English Language & Literature (2%)
    History (2%)
    Liberal Arts & Sciences (2%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (2%)
    Physical Sciences (2%)
    Public Admin. & Social Services (2%)
    Social Sciences (2%)
    Communication Technology (1%)
    Foreign Languages
    Mathematics & Statistics
    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).

    Net price calculator

    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$8,627 $18,996
    Books & Supplies$1,560 $1,560
    Cost of Living$10,925 $10,925
    Personal Expenses$3,030 $3,030
    Sticker Price$24,142 $33,880

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    93% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship76%$6,515
    Federal Grants40%$4,724
    Pell Grants40%$4,628
    Other Federal1%$3,590
    State & Local Grants33%$3,227
    Institutional Grants47%$4,226
    Student Loans62%$9,836
    Federal Loans61%$9,050
    Other Loans6%$10,430

    Financial aid office

    Free scholarship search

    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Financial Assets $30.2 Million $3,177

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $22,200.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $10,875 $236

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 11.6%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 4,969 students.


    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $36,800

    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: 6.18 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 18% 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
    maybe attending; confirmed attending.
    Team Social
    Campus Safety
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 4 4
    Fondling 1 1
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery - -
    Aggravated Assault 1 -
    Burglary 4 2
    Motor Vehicle Theft - -
    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 ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields
    Undergrad InstructionProfessions plus arts & sciences, some graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionPostbaccalaureate: Education-dominant, with other professional programs
    Enrollment ProfileVery high undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, inclusive, higher transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, medium, primarily residential

    Carnegie classifications provide a framework for evaluating comparable schools.

    Teams In Conference
    Similar Academic Schools