University of Northern Colorado

Men's MCLA Contact: Steve Karsten
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10,232 Undergrads / 13,437 Students
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$15,965 Net Price
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91% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    MCLA Div. 2

  • College Type

    4-year, Public

  • Campus Type

    City: Medium

Student Body
  • Male
  • Female
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
17 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
31% / 52%
Calendar System
Religious Affiliation
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Coach's Description

The University of Northern Colorado Men's Lacrosse program invites you to connect with us via our new web page at www.uncbearslacrosse.com

Team Road Trips

Most road trips for the Bears are in-state, but a few times a season they will travel across the borders to nearby schools like Montana State University, St. John's University (MN), University of Wyoming, and Northern Arizona University. They also travel to play teams like Colorado School of Mines, University of Colorado-Denver, and Fort Lewis College.

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Where Grads Live
  • Greater Denver Area
  • Fort Collins Colorado Area
  • Colorado Springs Colorado Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Phoenix Arizona Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Greater Seattle Area
  • Grand Junction Colorado Area
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Portland Oregon Area
  • Houston Texas Area
  • Greater Minneapolis-St. Paul Area
Where Grads Work
  • Denver Public Schools
  • Wells Fargo
  • Banner Health
  • Cherry Creek School District
  • State Farm
  • State of Colorado
  • Douglas County School District
  • Colorado State University
  • Hewlett-Packard
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • IBM
  • Lockheed Martin
  • University of Colorado Denver
  • US Army
  • Poudre Valley Health System
What Grads Do
  • Education
  • Sales
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Operations
  • Healthcare Services
  • Finance
  • Information Technology
  • Media and Communication
  • Support
  • Community and Social Services
  • Marketing
  • Consulting
  • Administrative
  • Arts and Design
  • Human Resources
Data from
Niche Grades
Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
Critical Reading
468 - 580
480 - 590
1010 - 1220
18 - 26
17 - 25
19 - 26

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported.

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SAT Reading

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Applicants 9,275 3,087 6,188
% Admitted 91% 86% 93%
% Admits That Enroll 22% 22% 21%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.33
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  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General (15%)
    Education (13%)
    Business (10%)
    Business Administration and Management, General (10%)
    Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse (9%)
    Parks, Recreation & Fitness Stu. (9%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (8%)
    Elementary Education and Teaching (7%)
    Social Sciences (6%)
    Kinesiology and Exercise Science (6%)
    Psychology, General (6%)
    Psychology (6%)
    Communication & Journalism (5%)
    Criminal Justice/Safety Studies (5%)
    Criminal Justice & Law Enforce (5%)
    Speech Communication and Rhetoric (3%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (3%)
    Athlete graduation rate
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for students paying in-state tuition rate (public institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$9,987 $20,474
    Books & Supplies$1,200 $1,200
    Cost of Living$11,204 $11,204
    Personal Expenses$3,068 $3,068
    Sticker Price$25,459 $35,204

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    93% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship86%$8,533
    Federal Grants36%$4,594
    Pell Grants36%$4,452
    Other Federal4%$1,371
    State & Local Grants39%$2,185
    Institutional Grants85%$5,736
    Student Loans56%$6,280
    Federal Loans54%$5,068
    Other Loans6%$12,418

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Financial Assets $87.6 Million $6,517

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $21,027.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $12,500 $224

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 5.2%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 5,152 students.


    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $42,000

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.


    How long until this college investment pays off: 5.46 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 31% of students graduate on time.

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    Campus Safety
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 13 13
    Fondling 5 5
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery - -
    Aggravated Assault - -
    Burglary 3 3
    Motor Vehicle Theft 2 1
    Arson - -

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Basic ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity
    Undergrad InstructionBalanced arts & sciences/professions, high graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionResearch Doctoral: Comprehensive programs, no medical/veterinary school
    Enrollment ProfileHigh undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, selective, higher transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, large, primarily residential

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