University of Northern Colorado Rankings

By | April 18, 2020

Located in Greeley, CO, University of Northern Colorado is one of the best universities in the state of Colorado. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for University of Northern Colorado in the following areas: graduation rates, teaching  resources, financing opportunities, and alumni donations. Latest acceptance rate is also given to show how competitive is University of Northern Colorado.

  • According to AbbreviationFinder, University of Northern Colorado is often abbreviated as UNC.

Greeley, CO 80639
Phone: (970) 351-2881
Web site:

Rankings: University of Northern Colorado

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Peer college rating (out of 5) 2.2
Graduation and retention ranking: 203
Average freshman retention rate: 68.8%
6-year graduation rate: 50.0%
Predicted graduation rate: 52%
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): -2
Faculty resources ranking: 259
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 27.7%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 13.5%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 23:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 81.7%
Student selectivity ranking: 230
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 20-25
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 12%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 33%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 92.5%
Financial resources rank: 259
Alumni giving rank: 235
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 4.6%

University of Northern Colorado History

Essential Facts: University of Northern Colorado

Acceptance rate: 91.00% (2019-20)
Tuition: in-state $7,596 / out-of-state $19,460 (2019)
School colors: Gold · Navy blue
Mascot: Klawz
Founded: Apr 01, 1889
President: Andy Feinstein

Rules and regulations Sports Activities 

General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 28%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: 6%
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: 6%
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: 64%
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? Yes
Percent of students who have cars on campus: 46%
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? Yes
Additional policies and regulations: class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited
Collegiate athletic association: NCAA I
Men’s scholarship sports: baseball, basketball, cross country, football, golf, tennis, track and field (outdoor), wrestling
Women’s scholarship sports: basketball, cross country, golf, soccer, softball, swimming, tennis, track and field (outdoor), volleyball
Student activities: campus ministries, choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, international student organization, jazz band, literary magazine, marching band, music ensembles, musical theater, opera, pep band, radio station, student government, student newspaper, student film society, symphony orchestra, television station