Regis University Admissions Facts

ACT Scores, Acceptance Rate, Financial Aid, Graduation Rate, & More

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With an acceptance rate of 57 percent, Regis University in Denver, Colorado admits the majority of those who apply each year. Interested students will need to send in, along with an application, high school transcripts and SAT or ACT scores. If your standardized test scores are within (or above) the ranges listed below, you have a good chance of being accepted to the school. Calculate your chances of getting in with this free tool from Cappex.

Admissions Data (2016)

Regis University Description

Founded in 1877, Regis University is a Catholic Jesuit university located in Denver, Colorado. The 81-acre campus has stunning views of the Rocky Mountains. Regis's motto, "Men and Women in Service of Others," is reflected by the school's emphasis on community service.

Undergraduates can choose from 28 areas of study or design their own interdisciplinary program. Professional fields in business and nursing are the most popular among undergraduates. The university has a 13 to 1 student/faculty ratio. On the athletic front, the Regis Rangers compete in the NCAA Division II Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference (RMAC).

Enrollment (2016)

  • Total Enrollment: 8,368 (4,070 undergraduates)
  • Gender Breakdown: 40 percent male / 60 percent female
  • 58 percent full-time

Costs (2016 -17)

  • Tuition and Fees: $34,450
  • Books: $1,800 (why so much?)
  • Room and Board: $10,210
  • Other Expenses: $2,756
  • Total Cost: $49,216

Regis University Financial Aid (2015-16)

  • Percentage of New Students Receiving Aid: 98 percent
  • Percentage of New Students Receiving Types of Aid
    • Grants: 98 percent
    • Loans: 54 percent
  • Average Amount of Aid
    • Grants: $19,246
    • Loans: $7,391

Academic Programs

Retention and Graduation Rates

  • First Year Student Retention (full-time students): 80 percent
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate: 50 percent
  • 6-Year Graduation Rate: 68 percent

Intercollegiate Athletic Programs

  • Men's Sports: Cross Country, Baseball, Golf, Soccer, Basketball
  • Women's Sports: Lacrosse, Softball, Volleyball, Golf, Cross Country, Soccer, Basketball

Profiles of Other Colorado Colleges

Regis University Mission Statement

"Regis University educates men and women of all ages to take leadership roles and to make a positive impact in a changing society. Standing within the Catholic and United States traditions, we are inspired by the particular Jesuit vision of Ignatius Loyola. This vision challenges us to attain the inner freedom to make intelligent choices. We seek to provide value-centered undergraduate and graduate education, as well as to strengthen commitment to community service. We nurture the life of the mind and the pursuit of truth within an environment conducive to effective teaching, learning and personal development."

Data Source: National Center for Educational Statistics