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University of Northern Colorado

Greeley, CO

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Overview

University of Northern Colorado is a University institution located in Greeley, CO, in a suburban setting.

Location & Contact

Address Campus Box 10
Carter Hall 3006
Greeley, CO  80639
United States
Contact Sean Broghammer
Director of Admissions
Email: admissions@unco.edu
Phone: 970-351-2881
Fax: 970-351-2984

Majors & Degrees

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
African American/Black Studies Checkmark
Asian Studies Checkmark
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Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, And Mexican-American/Chicano Studies Checkmark
Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Biology/biological Sciences Checkmark
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
Business Administration And Management Checkmark
Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
Journalism Checkmark
Speech Communication And Rhetoric Checkmark
Education Associate Bachelors
Early Childhood Education Checkmark
Elementary Education Checkmark
Music Teacher Education Checkmark
Social Studies Teacher Education Checkmark
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
Computer Software Engineering Checkmark
English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
Foreign Languages And Literatures Checkmark
Sign Language Interpretation And Translation Checkmark
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Athletic Training Checkmark
Audiology And Speech-language Pathology Checkmark
Dietetics Checkmark
Health Services/allied Health/health Sciences Checkmark
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse Checkmark
History Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Nutrition Sciences Checkmark
Sustainability Studies Checkmark
Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
Kinesiology And Exercise Science Checkmark
Parks, Recreation And Leisure Facilities Management Checkmark
Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Chemistry Checkmark
Geology/earth Science Checkmark
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
Criminal Justice/safety Checkmark
Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
Anthropology Checkmark
Economics Checkmark
Geography Checkmark
Political Science And Government Checkmark
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
Dramatic/theater Arts Checkmark
Dramatic/theater Arts And Stagecraft Related Checkmark
Fine/studio Arts Checkmark
Music Checkmark

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

8,294
Applied
7,527
Accepted
9,876
Enrolled
91%
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Female Admissions

5,445
Females Applied
5,047
Females Accepted
93%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

2,849
Males Applied
2,480
Males Accepted
87%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

50
Application Fee
3.39
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Required for some programs

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen August 1st Not reported Yes
Out of state Fall freshmen August 1st January 1st
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer August 1st Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score 25th % Info icon 75th % Info icon
SAT Critical Reading 552 500 610
SAT Math 534 490 580
ACT Composite 22 19 25

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

7,830
In-state
19,518
Out-of-state
7,830
In-district
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Fees

2,358
Full-time student fees
11,204
Room & board
5,304
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No

Financial Aid

15,428
Avg. Financial Aid Package
15,474
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
7,430
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,673
Avg. Loan Aid
3,288
Avg. Grant Aid
7,867
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
72%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
24%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

9,876
Total Undergrad students
1%
International Students
14%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 22.35%
Black or African American 4.37%
White or Caucasian 62.7%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.38%
Asian 2.2%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.2%
Two or more races 4.45%
Other 2.24%

Gender

Male (35.07%)
Female (64.93%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 34%

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
Drama/theatre group Checkmark
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Marching band Checkmark
Choral groups Checkmark
Campus events:
Homecoming, Spring Concert and Welcome Week

Student Services

Legal services Checkmark
Health clinic Checkmark
Personal/psychological counseling Checkmark
Women's center Checkmark
International students advisor Checkmark

Student Organizations

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Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Fraternities and Sororities, Club Sports, Campus Religious/Spiritual Organizations, Academic Clubs and Services Clubs

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
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Late-night transport/escort services Checkmark
Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No Checkmark
Basketball Checkmark No Checkmark
Cross-country Running Checkmark No Checkmark
Fencing Checkmark No No
Football Checkmark No Checkmark
Golf Checkmark No Checkmark
Ice Hockey Checkmark No No
Lacrosse Checkmark No No
Rugby Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark No No
Softball Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark No Checkmark
Track And Field No No Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
Water Polo Checkmark No No
Weight Lifting Checkmark No No
Wrestling No No Checkmark
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball No Division 1 Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Division 1 Checkmark
Fencing No No No
Football No No No
Golf No Division 1 Checkmark
Ice Hockey No No No
Lacrosse No No No
Rugby No No No
Soccer No Division 1 Checkmark
Softball No Division 1 Checkmark
Swimming And Diving No Division 1 Checkmark
Tennis No Division 1 Checkmark
Track And Field No Division 1 Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee No No No
Volleyball No Division 1 Checkmark
Water Polo No No No
Weight Lifting No No No
Wrestling No No No

Faculty

872
Total Faculty
18:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 514
Part-time - 358
Male - 363
Female - 509