• Address: 3333 Regis Boulevard Denver, Colorado 80221-1099

  • Phone Number: 800-388-2366

  • Website: http://www.regis.edu/

About

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.

Separate information portals are available for incoming freshmen, graduate students, transfer students, adult, and online learners, military, veteran student and international students. 

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 address is 3333 Regis Boulevard Denver, Colorado 80221-1099.


Regis University Online

Online courses are available in an 8-week format over the internet. Interactive learning is made possible. Queries are solved online using video call and email services. Textbooks are made available online and online workshops are also conducted. Deadlines are set, based on 8-week academic records. Each week, minimum 20 hours are assigned for assignment submissions.

  • The university offers programs in Associate’s, Bachelor’s, Master’s and Doctoral levels online along with Graduate Certificate, Undergraduate Certificate, Post-Graduate Certificate, Post-Baccalaureate Certificate, and Doctorate programs.

  • The university offers 103 online programs across 18 majors

  • Regis University majors are Accounting, Anthropology, Applied Science, Arts, Business Management, Computer Science, Criminal Justice, Education, Engineering, Health Science, Information Systems, Information Technology, Interdisciplinary Studies, Media Studies and many more. 

  • Regis University student portal helps to access several useful academic resources. It also helps to identify the syllabi and useful links.

  • The university website provides a Parent-Gateway for those parents who wish to know more about their children's education. The services provided under this section include academic calendar, enrollment/degree verification, student phone, and fax services and many more.


 Regis University Colleges 

  • Anderson College of Business

  • College of Contemporary Liberal Studies

  • College of Computer and Information Sciences

  • Rueckert-Hartman College for Health Professions 


Regis University Reviews

 Students mostly provided positive reviews about the university.

  • The dedication of teachers is appreciated.

  • The Jesuit-system of education has helped the students develop moral, professional and spiritual values to develop. 

  • The small class-sizes help in getting individual attention from the professors.  

Overview

Institution Type

(4 Years) Private Not-For-Profit

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Headquartered at

Denver, Colorado

FAFSA/Federal School Code

001363

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Institutional Accreditation

HLC

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Programmatic Accreditation

CAC, ABET

Religious Affiliation

Roman Catholic

Historically Black College or University

No

Data Source: http://www.regis.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS, Federal Student Aid, CHEA.

Accreditation

The university is regionally accredited and has met the accrediting standards of the Higher Learning Commission and has been accredited by the same.

Programmatic Accreditation

Computer Science program is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET.

Campus Life

The students are motivated to take part in arts and cultural activities by being given opportunities to take part in concerts, exhibitions, lectures, and performances. The Office of Student Activities at the university is responsible for coordinating and sponsoring the extra-activities that help in building leadership and student involvement. The On-Campus Escort Service and the 24-hour Patrol Service help to maintain safety in the campus.

  • The university's Athletics Team has already brought many laurels to the college. The Baseball Team is a known name in the NCAA

  • The New Student Orientation Program that happens for four days and three nights is an ice-breaker session for the new-comers. Communication and team-building skills are improved during the program.

  • Students with disabilities are equally placed for involvement and opportunities the university. The Student Disability Services(SDS) helps in identifying and promoting those with disabilities. Reasonable and appropriate accommodations are provided for the specially-challenged, under the supervision of the SDS.

  • The Counselling and Personal Development Office is available to cater to the counseling needs of the students.

  • Residence Life Department is responsible to handle the allotment and management of residence-facilities at the department.24/7 Residence Hall Assistance is also provided.

  • The university partners with Bon Appetit to provide a wide range of healthy meals to its students.

  • The Outdoor Adventure Program is organized to identify and let grow the spiritual values through experimental education. The Adventure Break Program is an exciting opportunity available for those who wish to Travel on Service or trying exciting adventure during winter breaks.

Statistics

Key Statistics
Student Faculty Ratio 14: 1
Total Population 8,368
Student Population Full Time: 5,079 Part Time: 3,289
Gender Division Male: 38 % Female: 62 %

Graduation Rate

The College Monk

Male: 67 %

The College Monk

Female: 69 %

Total Graduation Rate: 68 %

Graduation rate with bachelors degree completed

Race & Ethnicity

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2016.

Majors and Online Programs

Regis University offers 103 online programs across 18 Majors

Business Management

Offering 24 programs accross 5 degrees

Health Science

Offering 10 programs accross 5 degrees

Information Technology

Offering 10 programs accross 3 degrees

Nursing

Offering 10 programs accross 4 degrees

Information Systems

Offering 8 programs accross 4 degrees

Computer Science

Offering 4 programs accross 2 degrees

Criminal Justice

Offering 3 programs accross 2 degrees

Education

Offering 15 programs accross 4 degrees

Arts

Offering 2 programs accross 2 degrees

Applied Science

Offering 1 programs accross 1 degrees

Accounting

Offering 2 programs accross 2 degrees

Anthropology

Offering 1 programs accross 1 degrees

Psychology

Offering 1 programs accross 1 degrees

Public Administration

Offering 2 programs accross 2 degrees

Interdisciplinary Studies

Offering 4 programs accross 4 degrees

Engineering

Offering 4 programs accross 2 degrees

Media Studies

Offering 1 programs accross 1 degrees

Military

Offering 1 programs accross 1 degrees

Admissions

Regis University Acceptance Rate is 57%

Application Fee
Undergraduate Application Fee $50
Graduate Application Fee $50

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2017.

Admission Statistics
Total Applicants 6,756
Total Applicants Admitted 3,823
Applicants Enrolled 486
Full time Applicants Enrolled 486
Admission Requirements
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2016.

Regis University Admission test scores (SAT/ACT)
Number of students submitting SAT scores 128
Number of students submitting ACT scores 409
Percent of students submitting SAT scores 26%
Percent of students submitting ACT scores 84%
SAT Math 530 average 480 - 580 range
SAT Critical Reading 530 average 470 - 590 range
SAT Writing 525 average 480 - 570 range
ACT Composite 24 average 21 - 27 range

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2015-2016.

Acceptance Rate

The acceptance rate of Regis University is 57%. It is mildly selective in terms of student enrollment if the student fulfills the eligibility requirements. 

Regis University Admission

The vice president of enrollment management has the authority for supervising admissions, institutional analysis, athletics and enrollment services. The Regis University Office of Admissions is to be approached regarding degrees as well as programs offered by the Regis University and provide assistance to students by helping them decide which degree they should go for keeping in mind the student's capability and goals.

In order to be applicable for admission, the applicant must submit an application form with correct details including a minimal application fee and provide transcripts from high school or previous university. Regis University owns all the documents submitted during the application process. 

Regis University Admission Requirements for International Students

All International students who want admission to Regis University need to check directly with the Regis University Office of Admissions for specific intel. General admission requirements need to be fulfilled by international students applying for the university. 

  • Submit an official score report of the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) with a minimum score of 213- computer-based and Essay score of 5.0, 82-Internet-based (24 Writing, 20 Speaking, 22 Reading, 16 Listening)

  • Complete ESL Language Center Level 112-Academic. Level 112- Academic must be completed with a satisfactory grade within one year prior to acceptance into the program. Academic IELTS with an overall band score of 6.5 or higher is also acceptable in place of the TOEFL for post-traditional students pursuing undergraduate and graduate degrees in the accelerated and online format.

  • English is the applicant’s native language.

  • Proof of satisfactory completion (grade of C or better) of a college-level English course at a U.S. regionally accredited institution is submitted through an official transcript.

  • The applicant is applying for a graduate or doctorate degree and has completed a U.S. undergraduate or graduate degree (taught in English).

  • The applicant sends an official letter from their secondary high school or university's registrar's office stating that all previous school or university outside the U.S. taught their courses in English when he/she attended.

  • The applicant successfully completes and passes the Academic English program at Language Consultants International (LCI) at a level 7 or higher and provide an official LCI certification of completion indicating satisfactory completion of this English program. LCI is accredited by the Commission on the English Language

  • If an approved academic or admissions authority (select faculty, directors, chairs, or deans) within each college determines through an alternate formal English language proficiency assessment that that student has the necessary language proficiency, the requirement for one of the above may be waived on a case-by-case basis.

  • Submit to the program office documentation of financial ability to pay one year’s expenses, including tuition, fees, living expenses, etc., for issuance of an I-20 by the Office of Academic Records and Registration (An I-20 cannot be issued until after the student has been admitted to the College and has remitted the year’s total tuition, fees, and room and board, as appropriate).

  • Credential evaluation for transcripts received outside the U.S is required from an approved credentialing evaluation agency, demonstrating the required education equivalency levels necessary for admission.

  • For admission to graduate programs, the applicant’s undergraduate degree must be equivalent to a four-year bachelor’s degree granted by a regionally accredited college or university in the U.S. Additional English instruction may be required on or after admission to the program to ensure success in completing coursework.

  • To ensure enough time for the processing of international student applications, it is recommended that international students apply no later than six weeks before the academic period for which enrollment is intended. Applications received later may not be processed in time and may have to be held for the following academic period.

Financial Aid and Scholarships

Financial aid is available as grants, loans, scholarships, and the work-study program. Students looking for financial aid facilities can fill the FAFSA form. Regis University federal school code is 001363.

  • The various grants include Federal Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Education Opportunity Grant, Federal Teach Grant, Colorado Student Grant, College Opportunity Fund Stipend and Regis Grant.

  • The scholarships awarded include Merit Scholarships, Talent Scholarships, Athletic Scholarships, Music Scholarships, Speech and Debate Scholarships, Community College Transfer Scholarships, Transfer Success Scholarship, RegInspired Scholarship, Helen McLoraine Scholarship, Phe Theta Kappa Scholarship, and many more. 

  • The loans that can be availed by the students are Federal Direct Student Loan, Nursing Student Loans, Nurse Faculty Loan, Parent PLUS Loans, Private Educational Loans and many more.

  • Financial Aid can also be availed as Faculty Children's Exchange, Tuition Exchange, and Employee Tuition Benefit.

Federal Aid

Federal Grants Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Pell Grant $4,147 Undergraduate. U.S Citizen or an Eligible Non- Citizen. April 15th, 2019
TEACH Grant $3,234 Undergraduate or Graduate. Students who intend to teach in a public or private elementary or secondary school. 3.25 CGPA. April 15th, 2019
Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG) Varies Undergraduate. U.S Citizen or an Eligible Non- Citizen. April 15th, 2019
Federal Loans Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Direct PLUS Loans Varies U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen. Enrolled at least half-time. Dependent students. April 15th, 2019
Direct Subsidized Loan Varies U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen. Enrolled at least half-time. April 15th, 2019
Direct Unsubsidized loan Varies U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen. Enrolled at least half-time. April 15th, 2019
Nursing Student Loan Varies Enrolled in Nursing program. U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen. Enrolled at least half-time. April 15th, 2019

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

State Grants and Scholarships

State Grants Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
College Opportunity Fund (COF) Stipend Varies Undergraduate students. Graduate of a Colorado high school or has successfully completed a non-public home-based education program in Colorado or received a GED in Colorado. Varies
Colorado Graduate Grants $5,000 Colorado resident. Enrolled in degree program. Varies

Data Source: http://www.regis.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Scholarships and Grants

Institutional Scholarships Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Honors Scholarship $5,000 First-year student with an exceptional high school record. Full-time enrollment. February 4th, 2019
Ignatian Religious Leadership Award $18,125 Major in Religious Studies. Maintain a CGPA of 3.0. January 26th, 2019
Science CORE Scholarships $18,125 First year Students. Minimum ACT composite score of at least 24, or an SAT composite score of at least 1160. February 23rd, 2019
Irish Community Scholarship $18,125 Full time Undergraduate students working on their first bachelor’s degree. Maintain Grade point average of 3.0 or more. Varies
Athletic Scholarships $18,125 Must be a member of Athletic Team. Enrolled full time. Varies
Institutional Financial Aid Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Student Employment Program (SEP) Varies U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen. Enrolled at least half-time. Satisfactory academic progress. March 1st, 2019

Data Source: http://www.regis.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Military and Veteran Benefits

Military Financial Aid Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Post 9/11 GI Bill $8,779 Individuals with at least 90 days of aggregate service after September 10, 2001. Honorably discharged with a service-connected disability after 30 days. Varies
Yellow Ribbon Program Varies Eligible for the maximum benefit rate (100%) under the Post 9/11 GI Bill. Must not be on active duty or a spouse transferee of an active duty member. Varies
Montgomery GI bill Varies For active duty or selected reserve members of Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, and Coast Guard. Varies
Veteran Vocational Rehabilitation Varies The student must have been injured while on active duty. Must receive Form VA-28-1905 from the VA Counseling Center. Varies
Tuition Assistance Program $2,443 Eligible Members of the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, and Coast Guard. Varies

Data Source: http://www.regis.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Federal Aid based on family income

Family Income Average Federal Aid per year
Under $30,000 $19,469
$30,001 - $48,000 $20,323
$48,001 - $75,000 $21,516
$75,001 - $110,000 $25,052
Over $110,000 $29,515

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Federal, State or Institutional Aid Awarded Percent Avg Amount per year
Undergraduate students awarded Pell grants 26% $3,781
Federal, State or Institutional aid awarded for Full-time, first-time undergraduates 98% $19,246
Federal Grant awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 25% $6,183
Institutional Grant awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 97% $16,494
Students Loans awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 54% $7,391
Federal Students Loans awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 54% $5,736
Average aid awarded as grant or scholarship $ 26,505
Post-9/11 GI Bill Award Number of Students Amount per year
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits 577 $8,171
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - undergraduate students 312 $8,623
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - graduate students 265 $7,638

Data Source: http://www.regis.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Library

Regis University Library - The university's Library has its name as Dayton Memorial Library. Library collections include over 393,000 print books, serial backfiles, government documents, bound periodicals, and newspapers, over 118,000 e-books and over 13,000 media materials. The syllabi at the university are supported by the online resources at the library.

Rankings

Few rankings according to the US News are as follows.

  • The university ranked 26th in 'Regional Universities-West'.

  • It ranked 16th in 'Best Colleges For Veterans'.

  • It also ranked 32nd in 'Best Value Schools'.

FAQ's

  What is the university institution type?

The university is a private not-for-profit type institution.

  What is the parent gateway on the university website?

The university website provides a Parent-Gateway for those parents who wish to know more about their children's education. The services provided under this section include academic calendar, enrollment/degree verification, student phone, and fax services and many more.

  What are the online degrees offered by the university?

The online degrees offered by the university are Bachelors, Masters, Doctorate, Certificate, Undergraduate Certificate, Post Baccalaureate Certificate, Graduate Certificate, and Post Graduate Certificate.

  How many online programs offered by the university?

The university offers 103 online programs across 18 majors.

  Is Regis University accredited?  

Yes, the university is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC).

  Does the university programs accredit?

Yes, the university program is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET.

  What is the university library known as?

The university library is known as Dayton Memorial Library.

  What is the acceptance rate of the university?

Regis University acceptance rate is 57%.

  How much is the university application fee?

The application fee of the university is $50 for both undergraduate and graduate students.

  How much is the graduate tuition of the university?

The average tuition for the graduate students of the university is $12,852 for both in-state and out-of-state students.

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