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University of Colorado Boulder

Boulder, Colorado

 18 reviews

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University of Colorado Boulder

Public 4 Year

18 reviews

About University of Colorado Boulder

The University of Colorado Boulder (commonly referred to as CU or Colorado) is a public research university located in Boulder, Colorado, United States. It is the flagship university of the University of Colorado system and was founded five months before Colorado was admitted to the Union in 1876.

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Located in Boulder, Colorado.

Regent Drive at Broadway, Boulder, CO, 80309-0017, Boulder County

University of Colorado Boulder Rankings

Prepler rankings are based on rigorous and in-depth analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education.

2022 Best Colleges in America

#77 of 6828

2022 Best Colleges in Colorado

#3 of 114

2022 Best Public Colleges in Colorado

#2 of 34

Most Popular Majors

The most popular major at University of Colorado Boulder is Engineering followed by Business Management, Biomedical, Social Sciences and Journalism.

Graduation Rate

Graduation rate of college is a strong indicator of success of the college’s students in attaining their educational goals. Prepler defines graduation rate as the percentage of first-time, full-time students who graduated from University of Colorado Boulder within four or six years.

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Notable Alumni