If you need a visa to be in the United States, you are considered an international student. If you are a US citizen with a US passport, you will not apply as an international student.
You are a freshman undergraduate student if you are currently in secondary school or you have earned a high school diploma or its equivalent and have not enrolled in a college or university since graduation. View admission criteria for freshmen >
You are a transfer undergraduate student if you have enrolled at another college or university since graduation from secondary school, but have not completed a bachelor's degree. Preparatory years do no count as university-level work. View admission criteria for transfers >
You are a graduate student if you have completed or will complete the equivalent of a U.S. bachelor's or master's degree and you wish to pursue further education (a master's or doctoral degree). Go to graduate admissions website >
Review the documents and minimum standards for enrolling in an undergraduate program at University of Colorado Boulder:
View our admission dates and deadlines for the term to which you are interested in applying. Go now >
CU-Boulder recommends that students fill out and submit their applications online. Find out how to:
Learn about the student visa process at CU-Boulder. Go now >