Thank you for your interest in applying to Graduate School at UCCS. Now that you have found the program that best fits your needs, you are ready to start the application process. Please note: You MUST review your program of interest’s website for additional application requirements. The amount of time it takes for an application to be approved is dependent on many factors.  Please contact your program of interest for more information.

All applicants will be required to submit a $60 non-refundable application fee ($75 for international applicants) and TWO sets of official transcripts from each college or university previously attended, regardless of whether a degree was earned or required.  Please request to have your transcripts sent directly to the department in which you wish to study:

University of Colorado Colorado Springs
Name of College or School (Click here for list)
Attention: Graduate Program Contact (Click here for list)
1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway
Colorado Springs, CO 80918-3733

UCCS uses an online application system that provides all the forms you will need to complete. 



New Students Current Students/Alumni

All applicants MUST visit their program of interest to review any additional requirements, particularly if you are applying to the MSN or DNP programs.

ALL applicants should download and print this application guide prior to starting the online application.


MBA applicants, see below




Check with your program of interest to see if they participate in:

Guaranteed Admission - designed to offer outstanding students enrolled in their final semester at UCCS guaranteed and expediated admission to participating graduate programs. Early admission is not offered to students on an F-1 Visa.

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Fast-track admission - designed to offer a more efficient admission process to former undergraduate students that have graduated from UCCS no more than four years prior to the time of application to a graduate program.

Download Application


MBA Applicants ONLY

If you are applying for the MBA or Distance MBA programs:




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