60%

Acceptance Rate

$22,404

Avg.Financial Aid

001363

FAFSA Code

About Regis University

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

7,907

Website

www.regis.edu/

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

HLC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Roman Catholic

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

Regis University is a private not-for-profit type institution which was established in 1877 and was previously called the Las Vegas College. Built by Jesuit Missionaries, it is situated in Colorado and is ranked on top in the state. It is Colorado's only Jesuit University.

Parents are encouraged to take part in the university's events such as art exhibits, athletic events, family weekend, graduation and commencement, orientation and welcome week. It has obtained the fourth rank among online schools and colleges in the state. During 2017, the faculty strength outgrew 75,000.

  • The total student population of the university is 8,368 out of which 5,079 are full-time and 3,289 are part-time students. 

  • The student-faculty ratio is 14:1.

  • The total graduation rate is 68%.

Regis University which is a private, Roman Catholic university, is located in Denver, CO. The university covers an area of 90 acres. It was in 1877 when the Regis University was founded. The motto of the Regis University is Men and Women in Service of Others and its official colors are blue & gold. In addition to over 3,500 undergraduate students, RU also boasts of over 3,408 students in its postgraduate courses, taking the total enrollment to over 8,368. To teach various courses to the students, the school has employed a total of 1,947 faculty. Interestingly, Regis University has an ethnically diverse student population. At RU around 49% are white, 22% belong to Hispanic ethnicity, and 13% belong to an unknown race or ethnicity. And, at the university, around 61% of the students are 24 and under. When it comes to gender distribution at the varsity, around 61% of the students are females and 39% are males. The college has produced several achievers in its 143 years of existence and some of the notable alumni are Bill Murray (Businessperson, Comedian), Campbell Brown (Journalist), Tom White (Politician), and Dewey F. Bartlett, Jr. (Politician). Regis University's sporting teams are affiliated to NCAA Division II – Rocky Mountain. Like several universities in the country, athletics play an important part here as well. RU offers a total of 297 undergraduate and graduate programs, including both residential and online. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by CAHIIM (Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education), ABET (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc.), APHE (Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education), and APTA (American Physical Therapy Association). Regis University has around $65 Million in endowment.

Location & Contact

Address

3333 Regis Blvd

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 8.00E+13
Fax: 3039645449
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Rankings

To tackle the tough decision of choosing the right university, the ranking of a particular university helps the student in clearing their doubts regarding where they want to apply. Regis University has been ranked at the 298th position among other universities by Forbes. It is to be noted that Forbes decides on the rankings of the university based on common metrics like acceptance rate, endowment, benefits, and SAT scores, among others.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

Rolling Admissions

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

60%

SAT Range

1050 - 1230

ACT Range

21 - 27

Application Fee

$50

SAT/ACT

Neither required nor recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

Yes

The students can make the most out of the admission process as the admission at the university is easy. Regis University has 3 admission thresholds. A non-refundable fee, along with the application form, is required to be deposited by the students, in order to complete the process. The SAT score in the range of 1030-1240 would boost a student's chances of securing admission. A candidate, in order to take admission to Regis University, must score 24 in her ACTs. But, in certain cases, those having ACT scores less than 21 are also given admission. The candidates can apply for the courses online. However, in case they need information or want to feel the vibes, they visit the school's office at 3333 Regis Blvd, Denver, Colorado 80221-1099. They can also call them at (800) 388-2366 x2111.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$26,273

Average Annual Cost

$36,460

Books And Supplies

$1,800

Other Fees

$350

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$11,560

Budget For Other Expenses

$3,022

Total One Year Cost

$53,192

The next two things to keep in mind before applying to RU are the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The total one-year cost on a full-time basis would be somewhere around $55,508. The average annual tuition cost ($38,180), books and supplies ($1,800), room and boarding ($12,460), and budget for other expenses ($3,399) are all included in this cost. If it sounds unaffordable to the applicant, there are numerous financial aid options available that they can explore.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Doctor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

14:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

79%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

N/A

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

41%

Male Professors

59%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

381 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

121 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

73 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

73 Graduates

Computer Science

63 Graduates

Business/Commerce, General

48 Graduates

Psychology, General

48 Graduates

Biology, General

45 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

43 Graduates

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Ot...

40 Graduates

Criminology

30 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

23 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

23 Graduates

Research and Experimental Psycholog...

21 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

19 Graduates

Human Resources Management and Serv...

17 Graduates

Neurobiology and Neurosciences

17 Graduates

Food Science and Technology

16 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

15 Graduates

Management Information Systems and...

14 Graduates

Sociology

14 Graduates

Marketing

13 Graduates

Peace Studies and Conflict Resoluti...

12 Graduates

Mathematics

11 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

11 Graduates

Linguistic, Comparative, and Relate...

10 Graduates

Philosophy

10 Graduates

Health and Medical Administrative S...

9 Graduates

Political Science and Government

9 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

9 Graduates

Economics

7 Graduates

Homeland Security

7 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

5 Graduates

Computer/Information Technology Adm...

5 Graduates

Chemistry

4 Graduates

History

4 Graduates

Public Administration

4 Graduates

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecu...

3 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

3 Graduates

Social Sciences, General

3 Graduates

Film/Video and Photographic Arts

2 Graduates

Music

2 Graduates

Physics

2 Graduates

Religion/Religious Studies

2 Graduates

Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender,...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

3,961

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

25%

Full-time

60%

Part-time

40%

Students Gender

Male

40%

US National: 44%

Female

60%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

50% White

13% Unknown

4% Black

19% Hispanic

4% Two or more races

6% Non Resident alien

4% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

42%

Out Of State

57%

In State

1%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$74,280 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 78% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

78%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$6,600/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $4,960/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$4,960/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Rangers

School Colors

blue and gold

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

98

Total Female Athletes

120

Intramural Sports

15

Sports Club

8

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Golf

Soccer

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Golf

Lacrosse

Soccer

Softball

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

On-campus housing facilities are offered to the students who wish to remain nearby. The normal expense for on-campus housing is $12,460 per year. The average meal plan at RU costs around $4,960 a year. Notably, students at the varsity get to choose from various dining and meal plan options as well. The university considers the safety and security of its students to be paramount. At RU, campus safety and security features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. The number of female and male students at the university are 39% and 61%, respectively.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$50,000/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$56,400/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$14,250

$38,750

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$148 - 402

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

99%

Average Aid Per Year

$22,404

Students Receiving Federal Grants

33%

Average Aid Per Year

$6,148

Students Receiving State Aid

32%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,578

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

99%

Average Aid Per Year

$18,543

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$26,589

$30K - $48K

$28,713

$48K - $75K

$26,195

$75K - $110K

$21,995

> $110K

$18,596

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$830,973

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$9,893,038

As mentioned, if one finds the fees and cost of living at RU to be on the higher side, the financial aid department of the varsity would be of huge assistance. They can assist students with scholarships, grants, and student loans as well. At the university, the average federal grant comes to be around $5,805, whereas the financial aid is $19,009. The university provides financial assistance in the form of state-level aid worth $5,813 and institutional aid worth $19,009. The total need-based scholarships/grants offered at RU based on students' financial needs add up to $830,973 per year. Meanwhile, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants in a year come to around $9,893,038.

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