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

Jerry Ceja Barton Fellow

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 [...]

Veteran Resources to Know

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The University of Denver provides many services to veterans and was ranked 53rd for “Best Colleges for Veterans” in the 2017 U.S. News and World Report for Best Colleges. Nearly 10% of University College students are veterans and active military, and we want to make sure these students and prospective students know the great services [...]

Open Write Night – Fall 2017

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Looking to enhance your writing skills? Not sure how to use the Turabian citation guide? Do you want to become a better, more confident writer? We are here to help! This fall quarter University College will be offering Open Write Night, which will provide drop-in writing support whether you are on campus or online. You [...]

Writing Center Resources for Students and Faculty

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The Writing Center is a valuable resource for students and faculty and is the go-to place on campus for writing help. As the fall quarter approaches, learn how to take advantage of these great resources. Student Resources Individual and Group Consultations Students can get individual or group consolations on any writing assignment, at any stage of [...]

Graduation Story: Danielle Doucet

Danielle Doucet Grad Story 2017

We asked graduates to share their journey to graduation. Here is what Danielle Doucet (Arts and Culture) had to say in her own words… I had been working full time in Arts Administration for six months when I started my master’s program. I worked on my degree nonstop while working full time and living on [...]

Graduation Story: Ellen Orr

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We asked graduates to share their journey to graduation. Here is what Ellen Orr (Leadership and Organizations) had to say in her own words… I started my journey to my graduate degree as a single mom with a full-time job. It was difficult at times but I am so fortunate to have supportive people in [...]

Graduation Story: Cherie Monteferrante

Cherie Monteferrante Story

We asked graduates to share their journey to graduation. Here is what Cherie Monteferrante (Leadership and Organizations) had to say in her own words… This is my second master’s degree from University College. I believe the first degree supported the advancement of my project management career and raised me to the Program Manager position I [...]

Graduation Story: Sara Kostandy

Sara Kostandy Story

We asked graduates to share their journey to graduation. Here is what Sara Kostandy (Communication Management) had to say in her own words… Deciding to resign from a prestigious multinational organization was one of the most difficult decisions I’ve ever made. Although I had a successful track record in project management, with several client recognitions, [...]

Dr. Tom Tierney Retires

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Dr. Tom Tierney, the academic director for the Information and Communications Technology program and professor of the practice, retired from the University of Denver this month after ten years of service to DU. Dr. Tierney joined University College in fall 2007 as the director of the Computer Information Systems and Telecommunications programs. Dr. Tierney brought [...]