Live Connected

A vibrant community with a common goal to address global health challenges. Living solutions are provided to suit all lifestyles and housing needs.

Comprehensive Living Options

Whether you are a young professional, an executive on-the-go, or a family looking to put down roots, you can make a home in the Fitzsimons Innovation Community, where the housing options will continue to grow.

Local Shops, Markets, Dining Options

A vibrant, inviting urban center with new and redeveloped retail, offers a variety of spaces to meet and share ideas.

Innovation Hotel

The University Hotel is the center of hospitality, located at the nexus of the nationally recognized CU Medical Campus and the Aimco Residential Village.

The hotel accommodates the needs of the university by offering high quality meeting facilities, full-service lodging, and, most importantly, a center of social activity. The hotel is sure to become a timeless pillar of the greater Anschutz Medical Campus

An active lifestyle of health and wellness

Colorado offers unmatched access to the outdoors. Parks and parkways within the community connect to the Sand Creek Regional Greenway, providing hiking and biking opportunities at your doorstep. The community is located alongside the Rocky Mountain Front Range and features easy access to world-renowned mountain settings and activities. With quick access to the Fitzsimons Light Rail Station there is easy access to Union Station, Downtown Denver and Denver International Airport.


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Compositive Primary

Compositive Primary is a unique workplace-based and extended-year school for children ages three through fifth grade. The school’s program will be student driven and inquiry based, with multi-age groupings of children within a classroom, extended day care, and enrichment programs during school breaks.

Aurora Science and Tech Middle School

Aurora Science & Tech will be a school where close, caring relationships are at the heart of the school experience, and our school culture will intentionally foster strong relationships.

Steve VanNurden is working with universities, local economic development agencies, state and local governments, and the bioscience industry to promote the successful development of the 125 acre Fitzsimons Innovation Community, which is adjacent to the University of Coloradoa’s Anschutz Medical Campus in Aurora. VanNurden came to the FRA from Mayo Clinic Ventures, the invention arm for Mayo Clinic. Under his direction, this division was responsible for patenting and commercializing Mayoa’s discoveries, inventions and other intellectual property.

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Our Vision

A fully integrated smart community designed for collaboration and innovation.


The opportunities within the Fitzsimon Innovation Community don’t end at the workspace.


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