"My year abroad changed my life. I really found out who I was in America and I think it's helped me to become more confident and sure of myself. I found a home in Colorado and can't wait to return there after I graduate." - Ami, (AMS)
As the flagship university of the state of Colorado, CU-Boulder is a dynamic community of scholars and learners situated on one of the most spectacular college campuses in the country. CU-Boulder is one of 34 US public institutions belonging to the prestigious Association of American Universities (AAU) and the only member in the Rocky Mountain region.
CU-Boulder has blossomed in size and quality since opening its doors in 1877 – attracting superb faculty, staff and students and offering approximately 3,600 courses in the sciences, engineering, business, law, arts, humanities, education, music, and many other disciplines.
CU-Boulder strives to serve the people of Colorado and to engage with the world through excellence in teaching, research, creative work, and service.
Location: Boulder, Colorado, USA
City population: 100,160
University population: 29,884 on-campus students
Climate: typically mild with dry, moderate summers and relatively comfortable winters.
Nearest Airport: Denver International Airport (DIA)
Why study at CU?
- The Colorado Buffaloes sports teams have won 28 national championships
- The Recreation Center features an iconic outdoor swimming pool in the shape of the CU-Boulder buffalo mascot
- Campus features a Natural History museum, heritage centre and planetarium as well as several art galleries, theatres and music halls