OverviewBe inspired. Be unique. Be driven. Be Boulder.
Located at the foot of the Rocky Mountains, the University of Colorado Boulder has a breathtaking view from campus. But, don't just come for the view. Come to be a part of CU Boulder's flourishing and diverse community, its curious and innovative academic environment and to make connections that will play a role throughout your life. Come to realize the promise of your own potential.
CU Boulder and its nationally and internationally ranked faculty have built a global reputation for outstanding teaching, research and creative work across more than 150 academic fields. CU Boulder faculty are leaders in their fields, but are also dedicated to working closely with undergraduate students. Among faculty members, there are: - The 2004 and 2013 National Professor of the Year - 5 Nobel Laureates - 8 recipients of MacArthur Fellowships (also known as the "Genius Grant") - 19 Rhodes Scholars - 89 faculty who are part of the National Academies of Science, Arts and Sciences, Engineering or Education - 100+ Fulbright fellows While working with faculty, students develop a broad understanding of the world, strong leadership skills and an enhanced ability to think critically.