As a Jesuit Catholic university,
Regis seeks to build a more just and humane world
through transformative education
at the frontiers of faith, reason and culture.
-Regis University Mission Statement
Regis is a Nationally Ranked University that was Founded in 1877, Colorado's Regis University is the only Jesuit, Catholic university in the Rocky Mountains and one of 27 Jesuit colleges and universities in the United States. Regis University has been named as one of the nation’s Colleges of Distinction in Business, Education, Nursing, Military Support, equity and Inclusion, and Catholic Colleges of Distinction.
Current President, Dr. Salvador D. Aceves – the university’s first lay and first Latino President – and our Board of Trustees provide guidance for a university now comprised of three colleges: Anderson College of Business and Computing, Regis College and the Rueckert-Hartman College for Health Professions.
Dedicated to providing a Jesuit education to men and women of all faiths and ages, Regis offers more than 130 academic programs online and at two campuses in the Denver metro area. Consistent with our beginnings, we continue to challenge our students to answer the same question: "How ought we to live?"
One of the most exciting measures of graduate success at Regis University arises out of career and post-graduate education data gathered each year from the Center for Career and Professional Development’s First Destination Survey. The most recent survey gathered employment and post-graduate education data from Regis University’s April 2023 and December 2022 graduates. Here are a few highlights:
- 89%: Regis University alumni who are either employed or continuing their education
- 91%: Regis University alumni who reported that their Regis education was effective in preparing them to make their post-graduate decisions
- 93%: Regis University alumni consider themselves prepared to consider issues of social justice
- $64,000: Average salary for Regis University Bachelor degree graduates
Regis offers tremendous merit scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students alike as we focus on delivering on our mission and desire to create a more just and humane world.