University of Colorado Denver
The University of Colorado Denver (CU Denver) consists of two campuses within the University of Colorado state system: the main campus located in downtown Denver and the Anschutz Medical Campus situated in Aurora. CU Denver is ranked #721-730 in QS World University Rankings 2024. It comprises eight schools and colleges that offer a diverse range of over 100 academic programs. These include the College of Arts and Media, the College of Architecture and Planning, the School of Education and Human Development, the Business School, the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, the College of Engineering and Applied Science, the School of Public Affairs, and the Graduate School.
The Anschutz campus focuses on health professions and encompasses six schools and colleges, covering areas such as medicine, dental medicine, nursing, public health, pharmacy, pharmaceutical sciences, and its own graduate school. CU Denver takes pride in having the largest student veteran organisation in Colorado and supports its graduate veterans in transitioning from university to the professional world through the Boots to Suits program. With its location in close proximity to downtown Denver, the Denver campus offers excellent access to internship and employment opportunities.
The Anschutz Medical Campus spans 230 acres and is home to two hospitals and 60 research institutions. It has a remarkable history of medical achievements, including the world’s first liver transplant and groundbreaking research in genetics and cancer using human cell cloning. Medical students benefit from the proximity to these renowned research centres and have the opportunity to interact with the approximately 1.7 million patients who visit the campus each year.