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University of Denver, Denver

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Educational Site · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
The University of Denver (DU) is a private research university in Denver, Colorado. Founded in 1864, it is the oldest independent private university in the Rocky Mountain Region of the United States. It is classified among "R2: Doctoral Universities – High research activity". DU enrolls approximately 5,700 undergraduate students and 7,200 graduate students. The 125-acre (0.51 km2) main campus is a designated arboretum and is located primarily in the University Neighborhood, about five miles (8 km) south of downtown Denver.

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  • As a campus, its pretty. Facilities are new--and they are buliding more. And its location can't be beat; with its own light rail station you can get to the airport and downtown denver without a car...  more »
  • The many new beautiful buildings have made a stunning difference to the makeup of DU Campus. Both beauty and real-world learning experiences.  more »
  • Don't go out at night at all or at least alone stay away from parties stay armed lock your doors.. but excellent place for education
  • Front staff was really nice. Campus is beautifull.

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