Campus Information/Lodging

On-Campus Lodging

Stay at Alpine Village, right on campus! Requests can be made online at http://www.uccs.edu/residence/guest.html or there is a link from the main housing page at http://www.uccs.edu/residence/. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Ralph Giese at (719) 255-4327or rgiese@uccs.edu.

Off-Campus Lodging

The following hotels are less than one mile from campus, near the intersection of Interstate 25 and Garden of the Gods.

AMERISUITES
503 West Garden of the Gods Road
(719) 265-9385
www.amerisuites.com
Ask for UCCS special rate

Quality Inn
555 West Garden of the Gods Road
(719) 593-9199
Ask for UCCS special rate

Holiday Inn
505 Popes Bluff Trail
1-800-HOLIDAY or (719) 598-7656

Directions to Campus

The UCCS campus is located just off I-25 in Colorado Springs.

From the North
Take I-25 South to the Garden of the Gods Exit146. Turn left to go under I-25 and follow Garden of the Gods Road. Garden of the Gods turns into Austin Bluffs Parkway (at the Nevada Avenue intersection). Continue up the hill and you will see the university on your left. The first UCCS entrance with the roundabout (first stoplight) accesses El Pomar Center and the Kraemer Family Library.

The second entrance (second stoplight), UCCS Drive Meadow Lane, takes you to Cragmor Hall and Main Hall. Financial Aid, Student Success, Academic Advising, and Admissions and Records are located here.

From the South-
Take I-25 North to the Garden of the Gods Exit 146. Follow Garden of the Gods east. Garden of the Gods turns into Austin Bluffs Parkway (at the Nevada Avenue intersection). Continue up the hill and you will see the university on your left. The first UCCS entrance with the roundabout (first stoplight) accesses El Pomar Center and the Kraemer Family Library.

The third entrance (third stoplight), UCCS Drive Meadow Lane, takes you to Cragmor Hall and Main Hall. Career Center, Financial Aid, Academic Advising, and Admissions and Records are located here.

From Academy Boulevard-
Academy Boulevard intersects with Austin Bluffs Parkway about 1 1/2 miles east of the campus. When driving west on Austin Bluffs from Academy Boulevard, the campus will be on the right.

Visitor Parking
Visitor parking is available on the third floor of the parking garage and in Lot1 (east side of campus). Parking is $1.75 per hour or $8.00 maximum for the day.

Payment is automated and required at the time the vehicle is parked. Cash up to $20 bills accepted as well as MasterCard, VISA or Discover. There is also hourly metered parking in Lots N and 2.