About Colorado Mesa University

Tuition, Cost, Financial Aid, Scholarships, and Admission Rates

How much does Colorado Mesa University cost?

Colorado Mesa University Cost of Attendance
In-state $7,835
Out-of-state $18,996
On-Campus Room and Board $10,560
Off-Campus Room and Board $8,890
Average Annual Cost
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $14,107
$30,000-$48,000 $14,107
$48,000-$75,000 $17,911
$75,000-$110,000 $19,150
Over $110,000

Colorado Mesa University Financial Aid and Debt

48%

Students paying down their debt

$21,750

Typical Total Student Debt

$225

Typical Monthly Loan Payment

Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 92% $3,104
Federal Grants 38% $4,475
Pell grants 38% $4,422
Other federal grants 1% $3,200
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 28% $3,395
Institutional grants or scholarships 41% $3,168
Student loan aid 60% $9,291
Federal student loans 59% $8,439
Other student loans 5% $9,089

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Play a sport 133 Up to $600
Attend a summer program 119 Up to $4,500
Take a foreign language class 148 Up to $3,000
Do community service 248 Up to $75
Have work experience 118 Up to $6,000
Have perfect attendance for a year 186 Up to $750
Visit a college campus 253 Up to $6,000
Take a challenging class 274 Up to $3,000
Do an extracurricular activity 246 Up to $1,120

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Colorado Mesa University Admissions

What is Colorado Mesa University's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 83%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 12% of applicants
SAT Reading 435-540
SAT Math 435-550
SAT Writing
ACT Submissions 87% of applicants
Composite Score 18-24

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Colorado Mesa University Campus Life

23:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Forbes Ranking

14%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

39%

Six-Year Graduation Rate

Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 10751
Living on campus 9%
Transfer Students 27%
Under Age 25 33%
Gender Balance
Men
46%
Women
54%

Student Diversity

48%
Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
White
70.22%
Hispanic or Latino
16.88%
Unknown
7.57%
Black or African American
2.46%
Asian
1.48%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0.92%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0.47%

Colorado Mesa University Graduation Success

73%

First Year Student Retention

14%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

$35,400

Average Salary After Graduation

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About Colorado Mesa University

Address

1100 North Avenue
Grand Junction, CO

Type Public
Profit Status
Category Baccalaureate Colleges
Setting Small City
* Financial aid is only available for those who qualify