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Find out more about how Regis University ranks, how diverse it is, what majors it offers, and other essential facts below. All you need to do to learn more about a stat is click on its tile, and you'll be taken to another page that analyzes that data more closely. Also, you can use the links below to scroll to any section of this page.

How Well Is Regis University Ranked?

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2021 Rankings

In its yearly rankings, College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities to determine which ones are the best in a variety of categories, such as overall value, quality, diversity, which schools are the best for each major, and much more.

Regis University was awarded 36 badges in the 2021 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is nursing.

Overall Quality

According to College Factual's 2021 analysis, Regis U is ranked #537 out of 1,715 schools in the nation that were analyzed for overall quality.

Out of the 23 colleges in Colorado, Regis U is ranked at #7.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Regis U?

Acceptance Rate

The acceptance rate at Regis University is a competitive 60%, so make sure you take your application seriously when putting it together. Even leaving out a minor detail could be a reason to move you to the rejection pile.

Average Test Scores

About 24% of students accepted to Regis U submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 550 and 643. Math scores were between 520 and 623.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for Regis University  ( 550 to 643 )

SAT Math Scores for Regis University  ( 520 to 623 )
Regis U received ACT scores from 85% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT Composite scores ranged between 20 and 26.

ACT Composite Scores for Regis University  ( 20 to 26 )

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Regis University Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

With a student to faculty ratio of 13 to 1, Regis University is about average in this regard as the nationwide rate is 15 to 1. While this does not translate directly to class size, it's a good indicator of how much time professors will have to spend with their students on a one-on-one basis.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

When estimating how much access students will have to their teachers, some people like to look at what percentage of faculty members are full time. This is because part-time teachers may not have as much time to spend on campus as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Regis University is 45%. This is comparable to the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  45 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Regis University

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate of 80% tells us that most first-year, full-time students like Regis University enough to come back for another year. This is a fair bit higher than the national average of 68%. That's certainly something to check off in the good column about the school.

Freshmen Retention Rate  80 out of 100

Graduation Rate

Students are considered to have graduated on time if they finish their studies within four years. At Regis U the on-time graduation rate of first-time, full-time students is 56%. That is great when compared to the national average of 33.3%

On-Time Graduation Rate  56 out of 100

Find out more about the retention and graduation rates at Regis University.

Excellent Overall Diversity at Regis U

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 3,500 undergraduates at Regis U with 2,191 being full-time and 1,309 being part-time.

Regis U Diversity Score

College Factual computes an overall diversity score for each college and university that takes gender, ethnicity, geographic location, and age into account. Schools with the best mixtures of students with respect to these factors are ranked the highest, and those that cater to just one or two student groups are ranked the lowest.

With an overall score of 88.81 out of 100, Regis U is one of the most diverse schools in the nation.

Overall Diversity Score  88.81 out of 100
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How Much Does Regis University Cost?

The overall average net price of Regis U is $24,422. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for Regis U

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$21,691 $19,567 $22,085 $26,285 $29,684

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Regis U, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At Regis U, approximately 59% of students took out student loans averaging $7,554 a year. That adds up to $30,216 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Regis U is 3.7%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

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How Much Money Do Regis U Graduates Make?

Yearly salaries vary depending on what you major in, but on average, bachelor's degree recipients from Regis U make around $56,400 per year during the early years of their employment. This is good news for future Regis U graduates since it is 42% more than the average college graduate's salary of $39,802 per year.


See which majors at Regis University make the most money.

Location of Regis University

Regis University is a private not-for-profit institution situated in Denver, Colorado. Denver is a great location for students who prefer city over country life.

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Contact details for Regis U are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 3333 Regis Blvd, Denver, CO 80221-1099
Phone: 800-388-2366

Regis University Majors

During the most recent year for which we have data, students from 60 majors graduated from Regis University. Of these students, 952 received undergraduate degrees and 1,366 graduated with a master's or doctor's degree. The following table lists the most popular undergraduate majors along with the average salary graduates from those majors make.

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Nursing 310 $61,000
Business Administration & Management 100 $41,900
Computer Science 57 $73,300
Accounting 54 $48,900
Communication & Media Studies 35 $36,400
General Biology 32 $28,000
General Business/Commerce 27 NA
Teacher Education Grade Specific 25 $34,200
Neurobiology & Neurosciences 23 NA
Clinical, Counseling & Applied Psychology 22 NA

Learn more about the majors offered at Regis University along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Regis U

Online courses area a great option for busy, working students as well as for those who have scheduling conflicts and want to study on their own time. As time goes by, expect to see more and more online learning options become available.

In 2017-2018, 4,999 students took at least one online class at Regis University. This is a decrease from the 5,219 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 4,999 2,515
2016-2017 5,219 2,681
2015-2016 5,454 3,049
2014-2015 4,196 3,140
2013-2014 4,592 3,999

Learn more about online learning at Regis University.

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Notes and References


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.


More about our data sources and methodologies.

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