2020 Interview Day

Congratulations on being granted an interview with Morgridge! This interview day is an all-day event, beginning at 8:00 a.m. and ending at 5:00 p.m.* The day will include interviews with program faculty, opportunities to meet and connect with current students and faculty, a financial aid session, a campus tour, and a reception at the end of the day. Applicants will be informed of their interviewing time and interviewing faculty member once they arrive to campus for Interview Day.

*Please note: These times are subject to change and you will receive an updated agenda the week leading up to your Interview Day.

Below you will find information on lodging and travel. Please read this information thoroughly, and if you have any questions please email mce.admission@du.edu, or call (303) 871-2509.

For additional General Denver visitor information, please visit: http://www.du.edu/communityvisitors/visitors/index.html.


Denver/Cherry Creek LaQuinta Hotel

1975 South Colorado Boulevard, Denver, CO
Discounted rate of $75.00 per night (plus tax)
A hot breakfast and close proximity to campus, with access to public transportation options.
Group name, “Morgridge College of Education Interviews”
Property number 0518

Call 303.758.8886 and press Option 5 to make a reservation.

The LaQuinta offers budget-friendly accommodations with nice amenities. If you prefer finer accommodations, please consider these alternative hotels.

Holiday Inn Cherry Creek

455 S. Colorado Boulevard, Denver, CO 80246
Special DU rate of $119.00 per night (plus tax).
Includes a hot breakfast for two and complementary shuttle to DU running Mondays through Fridays (available upon request).

Call 303.388.5561 or click here to make a reservation.

The Curtis Denver

1405 Curtis Street, Denver, CO 80202
Special DU rate of $189.00 (plus tax).

Call 303.571.0300 or click here to make a reservation.


If you are arriving into the Denver International Airport (DIA) you will need to arrange transportation on your own from the airport to your hotel/campus. Here are three options for transportation between DIA and Denver, campus and/or the La Quinta Inn.

You can find a campus map and directions: http://www.du.edu/utilities/maps.html

Public Transportation

  • To get from DIA to DU, you will first need to board train A from DIA headed towards Union Station. Once at Union Station, switch trains via light rail E-Line towards Lincoln or H-Line towards Florida until you reach the University of Denver Station. Katherine Ruffatto Hall is a short walk from the station.
  • For additional information about public transportation please visit: http://www.rtd-denver.com & http://www.rtd-denver.com/skyride.shtml

Uber/Lyft/Ride Share Service

  • Follow the instructions within the Ride Share app to navigate to the correct location at Denver International Airport. For reference, baggage claim is on Level 5 and pick-up spots will be outside on the same level.

Super Shuttle

  • The Super Shuttle counter is located on Level 5/Baggage Claim in the center of the terminal.
  • Ticket counters are closed between 12am and 6am. If you arrive between these hours please use the courtesy phone located at the ticket counter to notify dispatch of your arrival.


  • Taxis pick-up and drop-off from Jeppesen Terminal, Level 5, Island 1, outside Doors 507 through 511 (Terminal East) and Doors 506 through 510 (Terminal West). Rates range from $50-$70 one way to DU.
  • Yellow Cab: 303.777.7777; Freedom Cab: 303.444.4444; Metro Taxi: 303.333.3333

Directions & Parking

If you are driving to campus, here you can find a campus map and directions: http://www.du.edu/utilities/maps.html.

The Morgridge College of Education is located in:

Katherine Ruffatto Hall
1999 E. Evans Ave.
Denver, CO.

The building is on the northeast corner of Evans Ave. and High Street.

Directions to Campus

  1. Take I-25 to University Blvd. (Exit # 205); from the exit ramp head southbound on University Blvd.
  2. Turn right (West) at the stoplight at Evans Ave.
  3. Turn left onto High Street (at the stoplight).
  4. Make an immediate left into Lot E/Visitor Lot 301 (it looks like a driveway). The lot is just south and across the street from Katherine A Ruffatto Hall.
  5. You will scan the barcode that we will send via email to enter Lot E. Instructions will accompany the barcode in the email.
  6. After parking, make your way towards Evans Ave. We are at the cross street of Evans and High at the stoplight.

Click HERE for a link to a DU parking map

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