It’s always FREE to apply!*

*International application fee is $50.

**Graduate students go here to see admissions requirements

At MSU Denver, we take into account several factors within your application and review your materials holistically to make a decision.

Apply Online

  • Roadrunner Application: This is the online application specific for MSU Denver.
  • CommonApp: MSU Denver accepts the Common Application (CommonApp) where many students apply in one seamless application process to multiple colleges and universities.

*Make sure to use a personal email, not your school email, when you apply to MSU Denver.

Application Deadlines for Undergraduate Applicants

Summer 2024: Next Priority Deadline- May 6, 2024

Fall 2024: Next Priority Deadline- May 6, 2024

Spring 2025: Next Priority Deadline- November 1, 2024

Application Guide
Use this helpful document to learn about tips for completing the application. (PDF) Acceso en español. (PDF)


International Students

Are you an international student? You will be required to provide additional documentation and complete your application earlier than the deadlines listed above. Additionally, you will have to pay an application fee of $50. Learn more about the requirements for international applicants on the International Admissions webpage.

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Graduate Programs

Are you interested in applying for a master's program? Learn about the application process, requirements and deadlines from the Office of Graduate Studies.

Graduate Programs

Visit MSU Denver

Metropolitan State University of Denver sits right in the heart of downtown and less than an  hour from the mountains. Take a day trip to ski, hike  and enjoy the outdoors, or  enjoy live  music, restaurants, and more. MSU Denver allows access to experiences both in and out  of the classroom.


Ways to Connect with our Office

Have questions about MSU Denver? Find your MSU Denver admissions counselor, who can help guide you with questions about the admissions process, life here on campus and anything in between.

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