Academy Boulder is more than just a place—it’s a vision and a perspective. Nestled in the picturesque hillsides of Boulder, Colorado, it represents three extraordinary communities dedicated to providing exceptional senior living experiences for those seeking the best in life. As a locally owned establishment, we are deeply committed to fostering a vibrant and healthy environment. We understand that a fulfilling life revolves around community, beauty, engagement, opportunity, and choice. That’s why we prioritize thoughtful design and attention to detail. Come visit us and experience it for yourself!



Academy Mapleton Hill

In November 2023, the newest community of Academy Boulder, Academy Mapleton Hill, opened its doors, offering 91 exceptional, refined residences complemented by curated services and stunning views.

Independent Living

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Academy University Hill

Established in 1998, Academy University Hill sets the standard for Senior Living. With 54 residences, and a unique and lovely setting – we invite you to explore.

Independent Living and Assisted Living Residences.


Academy Bella Vista

Established in 2006, Academy Bella Vista is an intimate memory care residence. Imagine home with ten beautiful suites with high ceilings, large windows, generous closet space, private baths, and French doors leading to a private patio.

Memory Care Residences

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We understand the value of location. If you could imagine the perfect place to build retirement communities, this might be it. Our visual environs are spectacular. We’re part of incredible neighborhoods and right next door to some of Boulder’s most beautiful open spaces. Just blocks away are the Pearl Street Mall, University of Colorado, and some of Boulder’s favorite hiking and biking trails.


Academy Boulder brings 25+ years of experience in creating communities of grace and excellence. We are creating a place of warm hospitality, beautiful and distinctive surroundings, elevated lifestyle, and personal choice. We pay attention to what supports health and wellbeing, for an individual and for a community.


Set in the spectacular foothills of Boulder, Colorado, our communities are designed with the experience and wisdom of architects, city planners, and you to be uniquely beautiful and livable communities.

Distinctive orientations and varied views, historic architecture, and Academy Boulder community ensure that your new home will reflect a combination of the Boulder landscape and your personal style.


Stimulating, supportive, relational — Academy life is one of intentional and curated amenities. We take dining well very seriously. With an emphasis on quality and service, variety in venue and menu is always par for the course!

Residents have access to an array of community-life activities with daily opportunities for discussion groups, art classes, bridge and book groups, hikes, concerts, lectures and outings, as well as weekly social gatherings and special celebrations.

Wellness options include state-of-the-art fitness programs as well as equipment, personal training, spa treatments, swimming and warm water therapy.

Boulder City Map


Boulder offers a wide range of natural and cultural attractions as well as being home to the University of Colorado’s Main Campus.

1.  Boulder Creek Path

2.  Mt. Sanitas Trailhead

3.  Pearl Street Mall

4.  Museum of Boulder

5.  Boulder Public Library

6.  Farmers Market


8.  Dairy Arts Center