Career Center

About Us

Our Mission

The UCCS Career Center strives to help current students and alumni explore their options, prepare for their future and achieve their career goals. We will happily answer any questions you might have related to careers and future employment. In addition, we will work to connect employers with the fine talent pool available from UCCS in an effort to help solve their employment/internship needs.

Our Values

The Career Center is dedicated to providing quality education, information, and event opportunities to increase the likelihood of student and alumni success in the job market. Additionally, we are committed to maintaining and exploring partnerships with potential employers through various programs and outreach opportunities. Grounded in the tenets of career services as detailed by the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE), the Career Center strives to be the active resource for students and alumni who are pursuing their major and career aspirations. Quality control of job/internship postings, explanation of Department of Labor guidelines and creation of employer relations, serves to help our students, alumni and employers achieve their goals.


Bev Kratzer is an alumni of UCCS with degrees in Counseling and Psychology. She began her second career at UCCS in 1997 and was an academic advisor and nursing liaison until 2006 when she took over the Career Center. Bev is an experienced counselor with the ability to adeptly assess and guide students at every intersection of their career paths, utilizing her in-depth knowledge of academic programs at UCCS to make specific recommendations relating to chosen career paths. Extremely capable of creating and maintaining relationships with employers as a means of furthering opportunities for students and alumni of UCCS as well as enhancing community relationships with employers, she relishes her role as Director of the UCCS Career Center, and looks forward to working with students, alumni, and employers at all levels of their career exploration and opportunities.

Bev Kratzer, Career Center Director, MA, MCDP



The Career Center is located in Main Hall, Room 201. As you walk into Main Hall from the main entrance, our office is the first door on the left at the top of the stairs.


8:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Monday - Friday


(719) 255-3340


(719) 255-3875


Mailing Address

UCCS Career Center Main Hall 201
1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway
Colorado Springs, CO 80918