Regis University

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3333 Regis Boulevard, B

Denver, CO 80221

Phone: (800) 388-2366
2013-2014 Tuition
tuition and fees
male /
Aug. 1
application deadline

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U.S. News Rankings

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U.S. News rank Category Name
#27 Overall Score: 51 out of 100. Regional Universities (West)

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Regis University is a private institution that was founded in 1877. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 5,750, its setting is urban, and the campus size is 81 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Regis University's ranking in the 2014 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Universities (West), 27. Its tuition and fees are $32,424 (2013-14).

School mission and unique qualities (as provided by the school):

Regis University educates men and women of all ages to take leadership roles and to make a positive impact in a changing society. In the Catholic and Jesuit tradition, we seek to provide values-centered undergraduate and graduate education, as well as to strengthen our commitment to community service. We nurture the life of the mind and the pursuit of truth within an environment conducive to effective teaching, learning and personal development. We encourage the continual search for truth, values and a just existence. Throughout this process, we examine and attempt to answer the question: "How ought we to live?"

General Information

School type private, coed college
Year founded 1877
Religious affiliation Roman Catholic (Jesuit)
Academic calendar semester
Setting urban
2012 Endowment $45,265,561


When applying to Regis University, it's important to note the application deadline is August 1. Scores for either the ACT or SAT test are due August 1. The application fee at Regis University is $40. It is selective, with an acceptance rate of 90.4 percent.

For more information about the tests, essays, interviews, and admissions process, visit the Applying to College knowledge center.

Selectivity selective
Fall 2012 acceptance rate 90.4%
Application deadline August 1
SAT/ACT scores must be received by August 1

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Academic Life

The student-faculty ratio at Regis University is 12:1, and the school has 70.4 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Regis University include: Health Professions and Related Programs; Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities; Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs; and Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 85.3 percent.

Class sizes
Class sizes
Student-faculty ratio 12:1
4-year graduation rate 47%
Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
Health Professions and Related Programs 33%
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 31%
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 7%
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 5%
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 5%

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Student Life

Regis University has a total undergraduate enrollment of 5,750, with a gender distribution of 36.6 percent male students and 63.4 percent female students. At this school, 8 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated, or -affiliated housing and 92 percent of students live off campus. Regis University is part of the NCAA II athletic conference.

Total enrollment 10,683
Student gender distribution
Student gender distribution
Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity
Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity
Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority
Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority
Collegiate athletic association NCAA II

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Campus Info & Services

Regis University offers a number of student services including nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, and health insurance. Regis University also offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, and controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc). Of the students at Regis University, 85 percent have cars on campus. Alcohol is permitted for students of legal age at Regis University.

Students who have cars on campus 85%
Health insurance offered Yes

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Paying for School

At Regis University, 68.6 percent of full-time undergraduates receive some kind of need-based financial aid and the average need-based scholarship or grant award is $12,565.

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Tuition and fees $32,424 (2013-14)
Room and board $9,380 (2013-14)
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* Overview details based on 2012 data

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