University of Northern Colorado


With our rich history, dedicated faculty, active students and Division I athletic teams, we're large enough to provide true university opportunities and small enough to treat students as individuals - it's a place where you can stand out, not just fit in.

• Programs: over 100 undergraduate programs and more than 100 graduate programs
• Students represented: 50 U.S. states and 28 countries
• Undergraduate Student population: 62% female, 38% male, 21% minorities, 34% First generation
• Placement rate: Typically, 96% of undergraduates are employed or attending graduate school one year after graduating
• Fall 2011 enrollment: 10,231 undergraduate and 2,368 graduate students
• Faculty: 438 full-time; 37 part-time
• Exceptional leadership from the Governor-appointed Board of Trustees, President Kay Norton and four Vice Presidents
• Location: Northern Colorado in the beautiful, friendly community of Greeley
• Founded: 1889 Students take the lead in creating a lively, comfortable and fun atmosphere on campus.
• Enjoy top-notch entertainers for student-designed events.
• Take in award-winning student theater, music and dance performances.
• Enjoy events and make cultural connections through the César Chávez Cultural Center, Marcus Garvey Cultural Center, Asian/Pacific American Student Services and Native American Student Services.
• Find friends exploring 150 different campus clubs and organizations - everything from music to politics, hobbies to sports.
• Get physical at the free campus recreation center.
• Explore numerous running, biking and rollerblading paths in the area.
• Check out 39 public parks plus shopping, coffee houses, art galleries, movie theaters and exciting nightlife.
• Discover hiking, biking, rock climbing, and world-class snowboarding and downhill skiing nearby in the Rocky Mountains

How much would I save with WUE?

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This institution offers the WUE rate to transfer students.

The WUE tuition rate applies to the majors listed below. If the major is not listed here, it is not eligible for the WUE rate:

Program Name   Degree Type(s)    
Africana Studies   BA    
American Sign Language-English Interpretation   BA    
Anthropology   BA    
Asian Studies/Civilization   BA    
Athletic Training/Trainer   BS    
Audiology and Speech Language Sciences   BS    
Biological Sciences   BS    
Business Administration   BS    
Chemistry   BS    
Chemistry, Other   BS    
Communication Studies   BA    
Criminal Justice   BA    
Dietetics   BS    
Early Childhood Education and Teaching   BA    
Earth Sciences   BS    
Economics   BA    
Elementary Education (Interdisciplinary Studies- Liberal Arts)   BA    
English   BA    
Fine/Studio Arts, General   BA    
Foreign Language   BA    
General Studies   BA, BS    
Geography   BA    
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General   BS    
History, General   BA    
Human Services, General   BS    
International Studies   BA    
Journalism   BA    
Mathematical Physics   BS    
Mathematics   BS    
Mexican American Studies   BA    
Multicultural Education   BA    
Music (Liberal Arts)   BA    
Music Education   BA    
Musical Theatre   BA    
Nursing   BS    
Nutrition Sciences   BS    
Philosophy   BA    
Political Science   BA    
Pre-Engineering   No Degree    
Pre-Law   No Degree    
Psychology   BA    
Recreation   BS    
Social Studies Teacher Education   BA    
Sociology (Applied Sociology) (Social Issues)   BA    
Software Engineering   BS    
Spanish (Liberal Arts)   BA    
Special Education (Liberal Arts)   BA    
Sport and Exercise Science   BS    
Sustainability Studies   BA    
Theatre Arts   BA    
Visual Arts   BA    

Enrollment Information

Your application to the University is your application to receive WUE. Based on an applicant's state of residency, the WUE tuition classification will be applied by the Office of Admissions.

Contact Information

Office of Admissions
University of Northern Colorado
Campus Box 10
Greeley, CO80639
Phone: (970) 351-2881/(888) 700-4UNC

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