The University of Wyoming is located in the safe and inviting college town of Laramie, Wyoming. Laramie is a community located about two hours north of the large, metropolitan city of Denver, Colorado. Laramie is nestled in a valley at about 2,200 meters above sea level between two mountain ranges and is home to 32,000 people. The city provides a welcoming, safe and fun community for international students. Yellowstone National Park is about 6 hours travel by car. Devil’s Tower is about 3 hours by car and Mt. Rushmore is about 4 hours by car. Denver, Colorado is a large, metropolitan city about 2 hours by car. Vedauwoo, a world-class rock formation is 15 minutes away and the picturesque Snowy Range Mountains (including the Snowy Range Ski Area) is 30 minutes from Laramie.