UNIVERSITY OF DENVER

United States, Colorado

Nestled at the junction of the Rocky Mountains and Great Plains, University of Denver was started in 1864 with the core idea of the embodiment of the spirit of exploration and discovery defining the local culture and history. The University of Denver has displayed its strong commitments towards academics by giving consistent efforts to empower future leaders to create an impact globally. The University is recognized amongst the "R2: Doctoral Universities – High research activity" for its top-notch researches. Enrolling about 57,00 undergraduate students and 76,00 graduate students, Denver University rejoices the diversity and inclusion in the campus. The University lays heavy emphasis on experiential learning. IT helps the students for all-round development and practical application of their studies to solve the globally plaguing problems. Popular majors include Finance, Psychology, and International Relations.

Campus Life

The campus of the University houses a number of facilities like accommodation state- of- the art classrooms, laboratories, library, sports facilities and dining. The buildings of the campus hold great heritage value. One of the longest-standing building of the campus dates back its origin to 1890 and was built in Richardsonian Romanesque style. Nearby to the campus is a fully operational historic observatory-Chamberlin Observatory, opened in 1894. The University provides more than 200-degree programs for undergraduate and graduate students, some of the most popular of which are finance, psychology and international studies. Furthermore, the University features various student clubs and organizations and has a long tradition of organizing Founders Celebration for the students to enjoy their social life on campus. Students at Denver University can be a part of the Alpine club- an organization that arrange trips to the nearby mountains and enjoy their weekends in the wilderness of nature.

Noted Alumni

Denver University moulded thousands of its students into world leaders of today. Some of the many alumni of the college are Michelle Wingshan Kwan- retired American figure skater, Peter Hanson Coors- an American businessman and politician, American attorney and politician from New Mexico- American attorney and politician from New Mexico and former Chilean Ambassador to the United Nations Heraldo Muñoz Valenzuela.