Assist & group

Our college students make up the center of DU’s campus, collaborating with college, workers and one another to make sure they’ve a group that displays and honors their range. They get pleasure from entry to meals that meet all their dietary wants, in addition to well being and educational assist that enables them to flourish. Set in a vibrant residential neighborhood with entry to all Denver has to supply, you may expertise the advantages of a tight-knit liberal arts college and a big-city college on the identical time.

You may construct friendships with college students from around the globe in scholar housing. Our educational assist providers guarantee you might have knowledgeable assistance on an enormous vary of matters. Skilled on-campus well being and counseling providers will make it easier to keep wholesome and cozy in your new dwelling.

Our eating halls present made-from-scratch meals utilizing native and sustainable elements, overlaying cuisines from Mediterranean to Chinese language. Ample vegetarian, vegan and allergy-friendly choices guarantee everybody has loads of decisions.

Meals choices mere steps away from campus vary from pizza to Thai and Lebanese, and with the remainder of town a bicycle or prepare journey away, you may have the the chance to benefit from Denver’s rising and numerous cultural scene. Whether or not your tastes run towards taco vehicles or tasting menus, thrift shops or boutiques, museums or mosh pits, Denver presents pleasure and inspiration.

Our college students’ ardour and involvement make our group actually particular. From the second you are welcomed to campus, you may contribute your ideas and your voice, blazing a path that can assist lead our dynamic and numerous group into the long run. We sit up for you becoming a member of us.

Campus Options

  • Basic Magnificence

    Our buildings date again so far as the Eighteen Nineties, with development from the Thirties, Fifties and early twenty first century all meshing to create a beautiful and unified campus.

  • Trendy Design

    We have opened 19 new educational, residential and administrative buildings since 1997.

  • Environmental Dedication

    We diminished our carbon footprint by 27 p.c between 2006 and 2015, at the same time as campus sq. footage grew by 9 p.c. 

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    Initially designed as an arboretum, our tree-lined campus presents in depth area for out of doors actions.

  • music

    The Newman Middle for the Performing Arts hosts greater than 400 theater, music and dance performances a yr, from scholar performs to internationally touring musicians.

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    Take part in sport and health actions on the Ritchie Middle, which serves as a venue for a lot of of our membership and intramural sports activities. It additionally homes the Coors Health Middle, the place swimmers and ice skaters can benefit from the Olympic-sized pool and the Pleasure Burns Area.

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    Our eating halls supply made-from-scratch meals that may be custom-made to fulfill any dietary want.

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Housing & Eating

First- and second-year college students stay on campus and have meal plans for his or her first two years. It is probably the most memorable components of the DU expertise. Greater than a spot to sleep, residence halls present the proper setting for creating friendships and constructing communities with college students from throughout the globe.

That group constructing typically occurs over meals at our three eating halls and number of retail eating choices. With a dedication to accountable sourcing, scratch cooking and dietary sensitivity, we offer meals that is not simply scrumptious, however that takes into consideration the well being of particular person college students and the planet. Our chef will gladly discuss with any scholar about their dietary wants, ensuring to deal with any issues earlier than that scholar arrives on campus.

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You may’t suppose on an empty abdomen

Now we have many on-campus eating choices.

Our Eating Choices

Transportation Choices

We’re centrally positioned within the metropolis of Denver, with easy accessibility to its colourful and vigorous neighborhoods by foot and bicycle. High quality public transportation makes exploring different components of town a breeze. Some college students additionally select to convey their automobiles to campus.

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Public Transportation

Denver has a superb public transportation system that connects DU to the complete metropolis. Of central significance is the sunshine rail, which has a cease adjoining to campus. The sunshine rail presents easy accessibility to locations throughout Denver, from downtown to the airport and suburbs. Plus, town’s in depth bus system covers all of Denver and presents choices to journey so far as Boulder, Colorado Springs and Fort Collins.

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Bicycling & Strolling

DU’s neighborhood is completely fitted to strolling and biking. The number of close by sources means you may typically discover what you want a quick stroll from campus. We even have a thriving bike-share program and supporting providers, together with scholar bike mechanics, bike repair stations and even showers for bicycle commuters.

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Vehicles on Campus

Parking is offered on campus for many who select to convey their automobiles. When you do not convey your automotive however need entry to a car for infrequent use, we’ve got a number of automotive share choices, some providing reductions for college kids. We even have choices to arrange carpools with different college students.

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Everybody’s Security Is A Precedence

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Campus Security

Well being & Counseling Companies

Bodily and psychological well being issues can derail a scholar’s school expertise. We fight that by offering bodily and psychological well being providers by our Well being and Counseling Middle. The middle presents built-in and inclusive healthcare so college students can maximize their alternatives at DU. Well being and Counseling Middle providers can be found to all college students.

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Medical providers provided by the Well being & Counseling Middle embody:

  • Routine care
  • Pressing care
  • Journey well being
  • Immunizations
  • Girls’s well being
  • Pharmacy

We offer counseling to assist college students address many points, together with despair, substance abuse, grief and educational motivation

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Middle for Advocacy, Prevention & Empowerment

The Middle for Advocacy, Prevention & Empowerment (CAPE) helps survivors of gender-based violence by advocating for victims of sexual assault, relationship violence, stalking and sexual harassment. Companies embody:

  • Schooling on choices and sources
  • Help with reporting and navigating College, medical, legal and authorized techniques
  • Assist arranging educational lodging
  • Referrals for particular person and/or group counseling

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Incapacity Companies

We’re devoted to giving college students with disabilities the chance to take part in our applications, programs and actions. We offer lodging without charge to college students with documented disabilities. Companies embody:

  • Take a look at lodging (examples: prolonged time, minimal distraction)
  • Alternate format texts and supplies
  • Early registration, course substitutions and classroom modifications
  • Word takers, signal language/oral interpreters
  • Referrals to different providers and applications

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Anderson Tutorial Commons

The 154,000-square-foot Anderson Tutorial Commons is dwelling to our primary library and doubles as headquarters for our educational assist providers. The Tutorial Commons holds practically eight linear miles of library collections and supplies entry to tons of of databases. With plentiful group classrooms, computer systems and the Entrance Porch Café, Anderson serves as the middle of our educational life.