The Zia could transform the east half of Sunnyside, where residents tend to be more racially diverse and less wealthy than the rest of the metro area.
Catholic nuns with the Sisters of Loretto mission founded the campus in 1891.
An eight-story mixed use development with both retail and office space should open next spring at 2560 Welton Street, developers announced Friday.
Councilman Kevin Flynn voted against the first version of a bill to limit Denver's cooperation with immigration authorities when it was at committee, but on Monday night, he said changes to the bill allow him to vote yes.
Castle Rock has grown 14 percent since 2010 to include 55,578 residents in 2015.