Bringing you within moments of the best Denver Colleges

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The Brown Palace hotel is your personal gateway to some of the area's finest institutions, with exceptional accommodations just moments from the most popular Denver colleges. We welcome friends, family, and visiting students the opportunity to unwind in total comfort while embarking on a visit to any number of Denver universities just minutes from our hotel. No matter if you're visiting for graduation, orientation, or to take a tour of the campus, we offer the perfect lodging option for your convenience.


  • University of Colorado at Denver (0.3 mi.) This diverse urban university offers 13 schools and colleges, and more than 115 degree programs, including high-quality undergraduate nursing and biology programs.
  • Metropolitan State College of Denver (0.5 mi.) Metro State is a smaller four-year college on the Auraria Campus with roughly 22,000 students and a comprehensive list of degree programs.
  • Regis University (3.7 mi.) The motto of Regis University, which was founded in 1877, is "Men and Women working in Service of Others" and describes the purpose and principals of Jesuit education.
  • George Y Clayton Charter College (4.5 mi.) This smaller college is located in Denver County, just off of Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd and provides a unique list of course programs and varied studies.
  • University of Denver (5.0 mi.) This prestigious university is the oldest and largest in the Rocky Mountain region, with a 125-acre campus at the foot of the pristine Rockies, offering comprehensive degree programs, sports, and more.
  • University of Denver Park Hill Campus (5.3 mi.) As part of Denver University, the Park Hill Campus is located just moments away in the heart of the city's Park Hill district.
  • Johnson & Wales (5.3 mi.) JWU was founded in 1914 as a nonprofit, private institution and is a leader in career education, featuring a wide variety of degree programs and course offerings.
  • Red Rocks Community College (8.7 mi.) This community college is a two-year institution offering an array of degree and certificate programs in the Denver, Colorado region.


As Denver's only Mobil Four-Star and AAA Four-Diamond hotel, The Brown Palace is a national treasure. Experience the peak of high-end luxury from our select location near Denver colleges. Book your reservations online today for our exclusive guest rates.