Non-degree seeking undergraduate students are students who wish to take courses at UCCS but are not planning on completing a degree with UCCS. This status also applies to high school students who want to take courses at UCCS at the same time they are completing their high school coursework.
Students admitted with this designation are admitted on a special set of criteria different from our standard admission policies for one semester and must reapply each semester they wish to enroll with this designation. An applicant submits a specific non-degree application and a $50 application fee. Transcripts are not required for this process but may be needed to prove completion of pre-requisite courses to enroll in desired courses.
This status applies to students who have earned a bachelor’s degree and wish to pursue a graduate level certificate or wish to take courses but are not planning to complete a degree with UCCS.
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Understanding Concurrent Enrollment at UCCS
A Concurrent Enrollment student is a student that is not enrolled in a UCCS degree program and catalog year. These students are admitted on a special set of criteria different from our standard admission policies. High School Concurrent applications are good only for that one specific semester.
Below are ways for a student to concurrently enroll with UCCS:
High School students, often in the junior or senior year, will enroll concurrently at UCCS and take college classes while completing their high school coursework. Participating school districts will have individualized rules and policies for how this is implemented for students in that district.
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