Tuition and Scholarships


The Jake Jabs Center offers competitive tuition rates to students and an easy graduation application process. Some Jake Jabs Center courses also have a reduced tuition from CU Denver Business School courses.

  • Graduate Tuition for 2023-2024:
    • Resident AND Non-Resident: $734 per credit hour or $2,202 per course
  • Undergraduate Tuition for 2023-2024:
    • Resident: $411 per credit hour or $1,233 per course
    • Non-Resident: $1,133 per credit hour or $3,399 per course

When registering for ENTP courses, you MUST select the “Extended Studies” campus instead of “Denver Campus.”


The Jake Jabs Center is committed to helping students achieve their entrepreneurial goals. CU Denver students enrolled in an entrepreneurship (ENTP) course can apply for the “Jake Jabs Center for Entrepreneurship” scholarship listed on the CU Denver Scholarship Portal (ScholarshipUniverse). More than $150,000 is available for our students through the Daniel and Janet Mordecai Foundation Scholarship in Entrepreneurship.

Eligibility Criteria
  • For all undergraduate students, our scholarships are open to degree, non-degree, resident (in-state), out-of-state, and international students.
  • For graduate students, our scholarships are open to degree and non-degree but ONLY resident (in-state) students.
  • You MUST be enrolled in at least one ENTP course in the semester for which you apply.
  • If you drop an ENTP course before the census date, you will lose any ENTP scholarship award amount received for that course.
  • ENTP scholarships CANNOT be applied to study abroad courses/programs (even those related to entrepreneurship).
Application Requirements

All students must apply through the CU Denver Scholarship Portal (ScholarshipUniverse). You can apply to any of our three scholarships (listed above) to be considered for all available opportunities. The following items of information will need to be provided:

  • Your full name and current CU Denver Student ID #
  • Your current CU and transfer GPA (if applicable)
  • The classes you plan to register/have registered for this semester
  • A short essay on how the entrepreneurship program/certificate/course will benefit you (limited to 300 words)
  • Your current status (degree or non-degree student)

For Fall 2023 scholarships, please apply by Sunday, Aug. 20th, 2023. 

If you have any issues or questions, please email