University of Colorado - All Four: One

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The University of Colorado Board of Regents has initiated its search for the next university president. CU President Bruce D. Benson announced that he will retire from CU in July. The board has engaged a search firm, elected a search committee and charged the committee. The goal is to complete the search in mid- to late spring, with the intention of having the new president start in July. 

CU Fast Facts

CU Fast Facts

— Students: 65,375
— Degrees awarded: 15,072
— Alumni: 450,000
— Employees: 35,000
— Budget revenue: $4.5 B
— Private contributions: $440.4 M
— Economic impact: $12.35 B
— Research funding: $1.053 B
— Nobel Laureates: 5

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UPDATE

With the help of the Presidential Search Committee and our search firm, Wheless Partners, we have identified a strong pool of candidates of diverse personal and professional backgrounds. The search committee will conduct initial interviews in mid-March. More

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WE NEED YOUR INPUT

The Presidential Search Committee invites your comments.

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About CU

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Search Committee

Short bios and Charge to committee.

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Timeline

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FAQs

See our most freqeuntly asked question about the search process.

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