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Portal access


Portal Access

Activation: If you are ready to become a graduate student at the University of Colorado Denver, you will need to activate your UCDAccess portal and CU Denver email accounts at You will need your student ID. Your student ID was emailed to you by the Graduate School. Upon activation, you will receive a username and will be required to produce a password. Please keep a record of this information.


All students are required and are responsible to activate and use an assigned University of Colorado Denver email for all electronic communication to and from the university. University email is CU Denver's official means of communication. Please note that we cannot be responsible for email that you have forwarded to a personal email adddress.