Admission & Aid

Everything you need to know to apply to DU

At the Ritchie School, we’ve built a diverse, high-achieving student body, and we’re constantly working to strengthen our community by bringing in new voices and perspectives. This means maintaining a straightforward application and admission process, as well as a wide variety of opportunities for financial assistance. Explore scholarships and get all the information you need to join us as part of the Ritchie School community.

Applying to Ritchie


Undergrad Admission

Apply directly to DU through the Common App.


Graduate Admission

Application requirements vary by program, and you'll be applying directly to your program of choice.


Financial Aid

Undergraduates are eligible for both merit- and need-based aid delivered through the central financial aid office. Graduate financial aid varies by program, so be sure to reach out if you have any questions.

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Undergraduate Departmental Scholarships Available at Ritchie

We automatically consider all incoming students for our departmental merit and need-based scholarships, as long as applicants complete the University of Denver’s Office of Financial Aid application as well as their FAFSA and CSS profile.