Johnson & Wales University-Denver

Men's D3
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974 Undergrads / 1,008 Students
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$27,249 Net Price
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88% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    Southern Col. (SCAC)

  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • Campus Type

    City: Large

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
13 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
38% / 45%
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

JWU Denver is a hidden gem, both academically and athletically. A small-school experience in a major metropolitan area, JWU offers the motivated student-athlete the opportunity for a rigorous and applicable educational experience, while providing a growing and competitive Lacrosse program as the school joins the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference of NCAA D3. GO WILDCATS!

Recruit Commits
Jordan Livingston Rangeview Aurora, CO Def, LSM
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Events By Johnson & Wales University-Denver Coaches
Sep 22 '18
Aurora, CO
Men's 13-18
7150 Montview Blvd, Denver, CO, 80220 See Directions
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Where Grads Live
  • Providence Rhode Island Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Greater Boston Area
  • Miami/Fort Lauderdale Area
  • Charlotte North Carolina Area
  • Greater Denver Area
  • Greater Philadelphia Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Hartford Connecticut Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Orlando Florida Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Tampa/St. Petersburg Florida Area
Where Grads Work
  • Sodexo
  • Marriott International
  • Aramark
  • CVS Health
  • Citizens Bank
  • Whole Foods Market
  • Bank of America
  • Compass Group North America
  • Starbucks
  • Compass Group
  • Hilton Worldwide
  • The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company L.L.C.
  • Nordstrom
  • Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide
  • Walt Disney World
What Grads Do
  • Operations
  • Sales
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Marketing
  • Support
  • Administrative
  • Education
  • Finance
  • Human Resources
  • Consulting
  • Information Technology
  • Media and Communication
  • Arts and Design
  • Healthcare Services
  • Accounting
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Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
950 - 1190
18 - 24

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.

SAT Math

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

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Applicants 2,705 814 1,877
% Admitted 88% 84% 90%
% Admits That Enroll 12% 16% 11%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.19
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Foodservice Systems Administration/Management (26%)
    Work and Family Studies (26%)
    Business (24%)
    Culinary Arts/Chef Training (24%)
    Personal & Culinary Services (24%)
    Psychology (12%)
    Business Administration and Management, General (10%)
    Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General (9%)
    Parks, Recreation & Fitness Stu. (9%)
    Counseling Psychology (7%)
    Hotel/Motel Administration/Management (5%)
    Applied Psychology (2%)
    Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration (2%)
    Industrial and Organizational Psychology (2%)
    Restaurant/Food Services Management (2%)
    Criminal Justice & Law Enforce (2%)
    Fashion Merchandising (2%)
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


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

    Net price for all students (private non-profit and for profit institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$33,404
    Books & Supplies$1,800
    Cost of Living$12,492
    Personal Expenses$2,059
    Sticker Price$49,755

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    100% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship100%$20,011
    Federal Grants42%$5,406
    Pell Grants42%$5,031
    Other Federal23%$683
    State & Local Grants0%$0
    Institutional Grants99%$17,860
    Student Loans77%$8,199
    Federal Loans77%$6,064
    Other Loans10%$17,085

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Financial Assets NANA

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $25,899.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $17,836 $275

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 7.8%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 9,675 students.


    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $38,800

    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: 7.08 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 38% 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 1 1
    Fondling 1 1
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery - -
    Aggravated Assault 1 1
    Burglary - -
    Motor Vehicle Theft 1 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 ClassificationBaccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Mixed Baccalaureate/Associate's
    Undergrad InstructionBaccalaureate/Associates Colleges
    Graduate InstructionPostbaccalaureate: Single program-Business
    Enrollment ProfileVery high undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, inclusive, lower transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, small, highly residential

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