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About the CU System
- The University of Colorado is a premier public research university with four campuses: the University of Colorado Boulder, the University of Colorado Colorado Springs, the University of Colorado Denver and the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus.
- With more than 67,000 students (and another 8,000 taking courses for credit), over 4,900 full-time instructional faculty members and another 1,200 research faculty members, CU is the largest institution of higher education in the state of Colorado. CU’s annual budget is $4.1 billion.
- CU researchers attracted more than $1.041 billion in sponsored research funding in fiscal year 2019-20. CU ingenuity helped launch more than 190 startups since 1994.
- Academic prestige is marked by CU’s five Nobel laureates, 10 MacArthur “genius” Fellows, 20 astronauts and 21 Rhodes Scholars.
For more information about the CU system, and to access campus resources, go to www.cu.edu.