Academic Support

A Community Tailored for Your Success

At the Ritchie School we are always working to help our students succeed. We recognize highly technical programs like engineering and computer science require a unique level of support and guidance and we have that for you!

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    Faculty Advisors

    Work one-on-one with a professor who understands your curriculum requirements and potential challenges. This faculty-student partnership creates a foundation for support to help you thrive.

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    Graduate Teaching Assistants

    Not only do you have access to your faculty adviser, but graduate teaching assistants are also available to answer question and keep you on the right path. Our GTAs provide at least 30 hours of tutoring availability every week.

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    Student Clubs

    Student clubs are a great way to meet new friends on a similar academic path as you. With over 10 clubs that call the Ritchie School home, you're likely to find a club or two that is right for you. The clubs are a great way to socialize and many arrange study nights as well.


Creating a welcoming environment for all

Discover how we're striving to foster an inclusive University for all students.

Campus Inclusiveness

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Career Services

At DU, you'll have access to hundreds of internship opportunities and a dedicated support staff who can help you develop work experience before you graduate. You'll be a step ahead of the competition when you're ready to start your career. Many internships provide college credit, so you can advance your degree while you build your career.

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Resources Throughout Campus

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Anderson Academic Commons

Anderson is the academic hub of our campus. Anderson's Digital Media Center is stocked with the latest technologies, and you can rent equipment for filmmaking and presentations. You can also reserve meeting spaces and study rooms for meetings and presentations.

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Learning Effectiveness Program

Designed to benefit students with learning differences, the Learning Effectiveness Program provides one-on-one academic counseling, help with academic workloads and subject-specific tutoring. We even offer LEP scholarships to qualifying students.

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Writing Center

Our Writing Center is available to all students and provides tutoring and guidance on class assignments, research papers and multimedia projects. For every subject, we have tutors available to help you craft your writing and meet the challenges of higher learning.


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