Category: News and Updates

From Patient to Advocate

Failure is what led Juan Carlos “JC” Montañez back to school. Not a typical type of failure like in a career or academia, but rather, kidney failure. JC was working on a multi-million dollar architecture project in Latin America when he had to start his life over. After beginning dialysis treatment back in the U.S., [...]

University College Student Competes in Go Code Colorado

In Go Code Colorado, an annual hackathon competition the first statewide effort of its kind, teams are challenged to transform public data into useful business insights. The potential of public data is boundless, which makes competing in Go Code Colorado even more challenging for people with great ideas like Nathan Tutchton, a graduate student in [...]

Graduation Celebration 2018 FAQ

University College Graduation Celebration Frequently Asked Questions The University College hooding will take place on Thursday June 7, 2018 in Davis Auditorium, Sturm Hall, from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. Is the University College Celebration and Hooding the same as the University of Denver Commencement? No. Graduate student commencement is Friday, June 8 in the Magness [...]

University College Awarded Grant to Provide Scholarships for Non-Traditional Students

University College is pleased to announce that it has received a grant from the Daniels Fund to provide Boundless Opportunity Scholarships to non-traditional students. The Boundless Opportunity Scholarship (BOS) is designed to benefit motivated non-traditional students who recognize the power of education to create a better life for themselves and their families. These need-based scholarships [...]

New! Graduate Certificate of Completion

Ready to enhance your career in the New Year? University College is pleased to launch the graduate Certificate of Completion just in time for 2018. Take a course (or two) in January and you could be done in six months! Whether switching careers or brushing up on skills to excel in your current position, gain [...]

Marketing Matters

In 2017, the University of Denver’s University College teamed up with the Business Marketing Association of Colorado to learn more about what employers are looking for when hiring marketing professionals. The results are in! Get a closer view and download the report here, or see the results below and increase your chances of landing a [...]

What Next? Healthcare Careers and Networking Event

Join University College and Colorado Healthcare Strategic Management (CHSM) for an evening of mentorship with healthcare leaders on Wednesday, October 11 from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the University of Denver (University Hall Room 304). Explore what healthcare career path is right for you, learn the benefits of networking, and gain insight from healthcare leaders. [...]

University College Student, Jerry Ceja, Selected for Barton Institute Social Enterprise Fellowship

Environmental Policy and Management student, Jerry Ceja, was named one of the 2017-2018 Barton Institute Social Enterprise Fellows. More than 90 students applied and went through a highly selective process and Jerry was one of the 12 graduate students selected from programs through the University. The Social Enterprise Fellows will study and apply the principles [...]

The University of Denver Ranks in the 2018 U.S. News and World Report

The University of Denver continues to be ranked a top 100 university according to U.S. News and World Report. The University is ranked 86th on the “National Universities” list based on criteria such as faculty resources, graduation rate, student retention graduation rate, and financial resources. DU also ranked 49th for “Best Colleges for Veterans.” This [...]

Building Content, Faculty, and Collaboration: New Healthcare Leadership Director Outlines Vision for Program

University College is pleased to introduce Dr. Bobbie Kite, the new Academic Director and Associate Professor for the Healthcare Leadership program. Dr. Kite comes from The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, where she served as a Clinical Assistant Professor in the field of Biomedical Informatics and where she will remain an active adjunct faculty [...]