Colorado Heights University was an American university in Denver, Colorado, part of the Teikyo University Group. In July, 2009 it changed its name from Teikyo Loretto Heights University to Colorado Heights University. It opened in 1989 on the campus of the former Loretto Heights College. Colorado Heights University, shortened to CHU, was a nationally accredited, private university located in Denver, Colorado. More than half of students at CHU came from over 50 different countries. The university closed in the fall of 2017.