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University of Denver Location, Campus Life, & Housing Information

Denver, CO

Location and Setting


Denver Population
634,265
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Denver
Campus Size
125 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
Denver
Nearest Train Station
5 mile(s) from campus in Denver

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Coed housing, cooperative housing
Students in College Housing
48% of all students
Housing Requirements
Freshmen and sophomores are required to live on campus
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
52%
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
Assistance in locating off-campus housing is available

Security


24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices
Available
24-Hour Security Patrols
Available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services
Available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
Available
Other
Emergency blue-light stations on campus

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Not offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
red-tailed hawk
School Colors
Red and gold

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Basketball x x x x
Golf x x x x
Gymnastics x x    
Ice Hockey     x x
Lacrosse x x x x
Skiing (Cross-Country) x x x x
Skiing (Downhill) x x x x
Soccer x x x x
Swimming And Diving x x x x
Tennis x x x x
Volleyball x x    
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Basketball x x
Golf x x
Gymnastics x x
Ice Hockey    
Lacrosse x x
Skiing (Cross-Country) x x
Skiing (Downhill) x x
Soccer x x
Swimming And Diving x x
Tennis x x
Volleyball x x
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Basketball x x
Golf x x
Gymnastics    
Ice Hockey x x
Lacrosse x x
Skiing (Cross-Country) x x
Skiing (Downhill) x x
Soccer x x
Swimming And Diving x x
Tennis x x
Volleyball    
Women's Club Sports
cross-country running, equestrian sports, ice hockey, racquetball, softball, water polo
Men's Club Sports
baseball, cross-country running, equestrian sports, racquetball, water polo

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
basketball, football, softball, table tennis

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, national fraternities, national sororities, club sports council, alpine club, du programs board, greek life council, residence hall association
Sororities
30% of women participate
Fraternities
25% of men participate
ROTC
Army ROTC is offered off campus, Air Force ROTC offered off campus

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