Paige Barrette still gets ‘teary-eyed’ every time she drives onto the CU Denver campus. After waking up one day at age 14 unable to walk, higher education for the then-straight-A student appeared out of reach.
For students, being in the heart of Denver means quick and easy access to a variety of culture, history and entertainment. As you visit CU Denver, we encourage you to explore the vibrant city we call home.
We’re back with another out-in-the field tour of top day hikes in the foothills, all just a short drive from the Mile High City. (These trails are suitable for winter excursions, too!)
Denver philanthropists Lola and Rob Salazar donate $10 million to the student wellness center, saying the student body reflects their belief in the power of hard work and determination to achieve success.
Concerned about the toll of injuries and concussions, David Bruton Jr. begins pursuit of a health care degree at CU Denver.