MSU Denver

Things to Know

Denver Neighborhood Guide

This page has been designed to provide you with information on the various neighborhoods in Denver. While looking at the various neighborhoods, it is important to take into consideration how close, or far away, resources are such as a grocery store, hospital, gas station, train station, RTD stop, parks, or restaurants.

The Denver Post is an excellent source for local, regional, and national news. Here’ an article discussing the different neighborhoods, where they are located in Denver, and favorite places and best kept secrets.

Here’s a link that will help you determine what is walkable from your home.

We also urge all students to take a look at the crime statistics for each neighborhood.

Things to Do

Denver is full of events and activities year round with 300 days of sunshine! The options are endless and here are some links to help you plan activities in your free time on or off campus.

First, check out what events are happening on campus at MSU Denver: University Events

Then, see the endless options for activities in Denver and throughout the state:

Day Trips and Places to Visit Near Denver – VISIT DENVER

In Denver, a Mile High but Down to Earth – New York Times

The 15 Best Things to do in Denver – Trip Advisor

18 Best Things to do in Denver – U.S. News Travel

The 30 Best Points of Interest in Denver – Airbnb

100 Things to do in the Centennial State – The Denver Post