• Colorado Mesa University

University Overview

Colorado Mesa University is a public university in Grand Junction, Colorado. The university's primary campus is in central Grand Junction.


Location State City
Grand Junction, Colorado

Other Campus Location


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University Feature

  • Founded in 1925, Colorado Mesa University is a comprehensive regional public higher education institution offering liberal arts, professional and technical programs at the Master's, Bachelor's associate and certificate levels.
  • Colorado Mesa is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.
  • Colorado Mesa University has an enrollment of more than 11,044 students with more than 15 percent of the university's student body coming from outside Colorado.
  • The student population is 46 percent male, 54 percent female and 28 percent from traditionally underrepresented groups.
  • The vast majority of students are traditional-aged students and enrolled in full-time study.
  • The core of the university is our 288 full time academic and technical faculty members from 13 departments.
  • A team of more than 260 carefully selected scholars and professionals serve as part-time instructors.
  • In addition to teaching, professors serve as academic advisors and collaborate with hundreds of students each year in challenging undergraduate research programs- an experience often found only in graduate programs.
  • Colorado Mesa's main campus encompasses 90 acres in the heart of Grand Junction, Colorado. Nestled between mountains and high-desert canyons. The area is home to some of the best outdoor recreation in the country and enjoys 300 days of sunshine in a year.


University Intakes

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Scholarship and Funding

Merit based.