About Us

Welcome to the UCCS Career Center! We strive to help our current students, alumni and employers with any questions they may have related to careers and future employment. Our customers include current students and alumni of UCCS as well as employers seeking to reach our students and alumni.

Current students and alumni can:

  • Explore majors and career options
  • Receive career counseling
  • Take a career assessment and receive interpretationCareer
  • Find internship information
  • Learn job search strategies
  • Update your résumé
  • Prepare for an interview
  • Network through scheduled Career Events
  • Explore graduate school choices
  • Receive help with the graduate school application process

  Employers can:

  • Post jobs and internships
  • Receive help with employment needs
  • Attend career and networking events on campus
  • Participate in workshops, info sessions, résumé reviews and mock interviews
  • Receive help setting up an information table
  • Schedule interviews for employment/internship opportunities
  • Have help with marketing employment opportunities
  • Create lasting relationships with UCCS, its students and alumni

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.  In addition, we 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.


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

Call our office for an appointment. 

Phone: (719) 255-3340

Fax: (719) 255-3875

Email: jobhelp@uccs.edu


Career Center Staff 

Bev Kratzer, Director
E-mail: bkratzer@uccs.edu


Main Hall, Room 201
(view campus map)

Parking available in Visitor Parking lots for $1.75/hour

Mailing Address 

UCCS Career Center Main Hall 201

1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway

Colorado Springs, CO 80918

Meet our Director! 

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 UCCS Career Center is proud to declare membership in the following professional associations:


Please send comments about this site to bkratzer@uccs.edu.