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University of Colorado, Boulder

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The University of Colorado, Boulder (also commonly referred to as CU-Boulder, CU, Boulder, or Colorado) is a public research university located in Boulder, Colorado, United States. It is the flagship university of the University of Colorado system and was founded five months before Colorado was admitted to the union in 1876. According to The Public Ivies, it is considered as one of the thirty "Public Ivy League" schools. In 2010, the university consisted of nine colleges and schools and offered over 150 academic programs and enrolled 29,952 students. Eleven Nobel Laureates, nine MacArthur Fellows, and 18 astronauts have been affiliated with CU-Boulder as students, researchers, or faculty members in its history. The university received nearly US$454 million in sponsored research in 2010 to fund programs like the Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics, and JILA.

Country United States
School name University of Colorado, Boulder
City Colorado
Degree Bachelor, Master, PhD
Faculty
(Undergraduate)
College of Arts & Sciences
Leeds School of Business
School of Education
College of Engineering and Applied Science
Program in Environmental Design
School of Law
College of Music
Journalism and Mass Communication Program
Faculty
(Graduate)
Arts & Sciences
Business
Education
Engineering and Applied Science
School of Law
Music
Journalism and Mass Communication Program
Coed/Woman Coeducation
Establishment Public
Language used in the class English
Religious background N/A
Year of foundation 1876
The number of students (Undergraduate) 25,981
The number of students (Graduate) 5,721
Test required for admission Document review and interview, TOEFL
% applicants admitted N/A
The number of foreign students N/A
ARWU Rank (2013 ranking) 33
QS Rank (2013 rankings) 160
THE Rank (2013 rankings) N/A
Address 419, USB Colorado, USA
Link to official website http://www.colorado.edu/
Link to contact website http://www.colorado.edu/contact