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Office of the Chancellor

A Great Private University Dedicated to the Public Good

Chancellor Rebecca Chopp

The University of Denver is a great private university focused on cultivating lives of purpose for our students, creating knowledge for the future and, in all we do, being dedicated to the public good.

This greatness and dedication to the public good is manifested in the kinds of people that we graduate, what they do with their lives, and our passionate commitment to use our knowledge to address the great issues of the day.

Latest News

Working toward a culture of safety and respect

(Feb. 4, 2016) The recently reported sexual assaults, including a rape and three reports of forcible fondling, that occurred near campus are a sobering reminder of the continued need to create an equitable campus, continually improve University policies and practices related to prevention and education, and provide more accessible ways for members of our community to report instances of misconduct or violence and receive the support they need. The University of Denver has taken several actions with respect to our ongoing efforts in this critical area. More

New strategic plan approved by Board of Trustees 

(Jan. 20, 2016) I am pleased to announce that the University of Denver Board of Trustees approved our new strategic plan, DU IMPACT 2025, at its meeting this month. As the trustees considered our new strategic plan, they were impressed with the energy and wisdom our community invested in its vision. As you may recall, over 2,500 faculty, students, staff, alumni, Denver area leaders and friends contributed powerful insight and ideas over the past year. Then an advisory group and four working groups of faculty, staff and students used this input and conducted research to shape the plan. I deeply appreciate the hard work and dedication that they—and each of you—committed to our process. More

Share Your Thoughts with Chancellor Chopp

In leading the University of Denver, Chancellor Chopp seeks input from the entire University community—students, faculty, staff, alumni, parents, business and community leaders, neighbors and other partners.

Though the chancellor won't be able to reply to every response individually, your comments will help inform her leadership of the University and DU's plans for the future.

Fill out the form below to submit your comments.