Admission Information

For Certificate Applicants, there are 3 steps to the admission process:

1. Apply to UCCS admission as an Unclassified Student here (you do not need to complete this process if you are already admitted to UCCS in a degree-seeking program.)

2.Complete the Application for Certificate Program Admission and mail to CHS at the address listed below (or fax to 719-255-3909).

3. For graduate level certificate applicants only: have one official transcript, from a University or College that verifies a Bachelor's degree (or higher) has been conferred, sent to:

Center for Homeland Security
University of Colorado at Colorado Springs
1420 Austin Bluffs Pkwy.
Colorado Springs, CO 80918

Once your online application is processed, the Office of Admissions and Records will send an email (to the email address you provided) with your Student ID number and instructions on how to register. Registration information can be found on our Registration page.