Remembering Peter Warren, Former Dean of University College

Today we remember Dr. Peter Warren, former Dean of University College. Peter Warren B. Sept 30, 1938 D. October 15, 2015 Dr. Peter Warren, emeritus dean of the University of Denver and former Dean of University College, passed away October 15, 2015 at the Lower Downtown Denver home he shared with his wife, Katharine. One [...]

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Alumni Awards: Deadline Extended!

Deadline extended to Monday, November 9! University College and the alumni board are now accepting nominations for the third annual University College Alumni Achievement Awards. These awards recognize personal, professional, and community service accomplishments of University College alumni. This year, we will accept nominations in the following categories: Recent Graduate Achievement (graduated within the last [...]

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Microsoft Office 365 at DU

The University of Denver is pleased to offer student email accounts through Office 365. Office 365 is provided by Microsoft and offers a number of features to help you create and edit documents, store your files, and work with other DU students on group projects. Learn more about Microsoft Office 365 at the University of Denver. The [...]

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University College Student One of Ten Scholarship Recipients Nationwide

University College student Mark Butler is one of ten students around the nation—and the first from the University of Denver—awarded a scholarship from the Alpha Sigma Lambda Honor Society, a group dedicated to adult learners in continuing higher education. For the 2015-2016 awards, there were 156 applications received from 102 colleges and universities. The honor [...]

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University College Receives HRCI Certificate

For the eighth year in a row, University College at the University of Denver has earned HRCI certification and will again be considered an HR Certification Institute Approved Provider. This is the world’s highest standard for HR professionals, according to the HRCI website. “This certification provides our students with courses, certificates, and an HR degree [...]

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Pioneer Perks

There are many great perks of being a DU Pioneer. Yes, the obvious one is that you are earning your degree from a university ranked in the nation’s top 100 by U.S. News and World Report. However, the benefits go well beyond that. One service we suggest you utilize is our Career Services. Since job [...]

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Transforming Passion into Purpose

As you may have heard, FOX 31 Denver is currently featuring the University of Denver (DU) in a five-part series entitled “Transforming Passion into Purpose.” These short documentaries show how members of the DU community are creating wide-spread, positive impacts by working on projects that are meaningful to the individuals involved and that use skills learned [...]

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Stay Healthy for the Holidays

Staying healthy during the holidays can be challenging for anyone. The wealth of common winter illnesses, coupled with increased seasonal socializing and stress, can easily leave you feeling feverish and run down. Stand strong against the germs this year so that you can enjoy everything that comes with this next marvelous month or more! The [...]

Say It Isn’t So: When a Class You Need Isn’t Offered

What do you do when a class you need isn’t available, has a wait list, or just gets canceled? While this scenario can certainly create a kink in scheduling for your degree plan, finding the solution can be relatively easy. First, it helps to determine if the class in question is a foundation, specialty, or [...]

A Common Corps

Military Student

As we pause this week to pay tribute to our nation’s veterans, the University College community would like to acknowledge the many military students and veterans in our midst. We are honored to have the largest percentage of DU’s total veteran population in our ranks, and we look forward to serving you as you pursue [...]

Multipotentialites: Are You One?

Choice of Directions

What do you want to be when you grow up? Do you find you are still, at your age, asking yourself this question? If you’re not sure you want to do just one thing for the rest of your life, you’re not alone. In an illuminating talk sponsored by Ted X, writer and artist Emilie [...]

Scheduling Advisor Appointments with PioneerWeb

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Scheduling a time to meet with your academic advisor – either by phone or in person – is quick and easy! While you can always call 303-871-2291 or 800-347-2042 to request an appointment through the Student Support Center, you can just as conveniently use PioneerWeb to make those arrangements too. Never done it before? No [...]

Chris Heriza: Inspired and Inspiring

As the new Academic Advisor for the Arts and Culture and Global Affairs programs at University College, I am enjoying the continuous learning I am experiencing in my first month. Being once again fully engaged in Higher Education, I am inspired daily by the prospective and current students I am associating with. Seeing the many [...]

U.S. News and World Report

Two programs in the University of Denver’s college of professional and continuing studies, University College, ranked among the 2015 Best Online Programs by U.S. News & World Report. The online bachelor’s program ranked as No. 27 in the nation and the online master’s IT program ranked as No. 29 in the country, according to the rankings released in [...]