Regis University is a coeducational Jesuit university first established in 1877 in Las Vegas, New Mexico and moved to the present location in Denver, Colorado in 1887. Leadership President Father John Fitzgibbons, S.J. Provost Patricia A. Ladewig, Ph.D. Nationally Recognized Regis University is consistently ranked among top universities, including recognition for 19 consecutive years by U.S. News & World Report as one of the best colleges and universities in the country. Read more about awards and distinctions. Academics Regis University offers a wide array of undergraduate and graduate programs through three separate academic units: Regis College College for Professional Studies Rueckert-Hartman College for Health Professions Enrollment (Fall 2013) 9,722 attend Regis University 1,922 enrolled in Regis College programs 5,221 enrolled in College for Professional Studies programs 2,579 enrolled in Rueckert-Hartman College for Health Professions programs Financial Aid Regis University students were awarded more than $150 million in federal, state and institutional aid during the 2012-13 school year.