University of Colorado Boulder
UCB, CU-Boulder, CU
March 14, 1876
Boulder, Colorado, United States of America
The University of Colorado Boulder is a public research university located in Boulder, Colorado, United States. It is the flagship university of the University of Colorado system and was founded five months before Colorado was admitted to the union in 1876. According to The Public Ivies: America's Flagship Public Universities, it is considered one of the thirty 'Public Ivy League' schools.