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University of Colorado Boulder Location, Campus Life, & Housing Information

Boulder, CO

Location and Setting


Boulder Population
103,166
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Denver
Campus Size
600 acres

Weather

Temperature
16.1 average low in January, 81.4 average high in September
Rain
89 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Map
Nearest Bus Station
1 mile(s) from campus in Boulder
Nearest Train Station
27 mile(s) from campus in Denver

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Coed housing, disabled student housing
Students in College Housing
28% of all students
Housing Requirements
Freshmen are required to live on campus
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
72%
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
Assistance in locating off-campus housing is available

Security


24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices
Not available
24-Hour Security Patrols
Available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services
Available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
Available
Other
University police department, LifeLine Response app connecting to police dispatch center

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Ralphie the Buffalo
School Colors
Silver, gold, and black

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Basketball x x x x
Cheerleading x   x  
Cross-Country Running x x x x
Golf x x x x
Lacrosse x x    
Skiing (Cross-Country) x x x x
Skiing (Downhill) x x x x
Soccer x x    
Tennis x x    
Track And Field x x x x
Volleyball x x    
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Basketball x x
Cheerleading x  
Cross-Country Running x x
Golf x x
Lacrosse x x
Skiing (Cross-Country) x x
Skiing (Downhill) x x
Soccer x x
Tennis x x
Track And Field x x
Volleyball x x
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Basketball x x
Cheerleading x  
Cross-Country Running x x
Golf x x
Lacrosse    
Skiing (Cross-Country) x x
Skiing (Downhill) x x
Soccer    
Tennis    
Track And Field x x
Volleyball    
Women's Club Sports
baseball, crew, equestrian sports, fencing, field hockey, ice hockey, racquetball, rugby, softball, swimming and diving, triathlon, ultimate Frisbee, water polo, wrestling
Men's Club Sports
baseball, crew, equestrian sports, fencing, field hockey, ice hockey, lacrosse, racquetball, rugby, soccer, swimming and diving, tennis, triathlon, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball, water polo, wrestling

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
badminton, basketball, ice hockey, soccer, tennis, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball, water polo

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, marching band, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, television station, national fraternities, national sororities, student government, cu gaming, boulder freeride, neuroscience club, association of holistic wellness
Sororities
20% of women participate
Fraternities
12% of men participate
ROTC
Army ROTC offered on campus, Navy ROTC is offered on campus, Air Force ROTC offered on campus

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