General Application Information

Application Materials and Submission

 

Online Application & General Instructions
Guaranteed Admission for Current UCCS Students
Fast-Track Admissions for Current and Former UCCS Students
Print Application Materials and Downloadable Forms
Graduate Program Mailing Addresses
Application and Notification Timeline
 

Special application criteria are as follows:

  • International Students: Please contact your program of interest to learn about specific program requirements.
  • MBA Applicants: Students interested in the MBA Program MUST use the following link to apply to the Graduate School of Business: http://www.business.uccs.edu/mba/index.php?page=36
  • MSN & DNP Applicants: Students interested in the MSN or DNP MUST use the following linkto apply to the Beth-El College of Nursing & Health Sciences: http://www.uccs.edu/~bethel/msn.htm

 

Online Application & General Instructions

 

Online Application: Click here to Apply Now

Please note: The application processing fee is non-refundable.  Before submitting an application and the processing fee, please verify with the department to which you are applying that you meet the admission requirements and that they are accepting applications for the program and term (fall, spring, or summer) in which you are interested.

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Guaranteed Admission for Current UCCS Students

 This program is designed to offer outstanding students enrolled in their final semester at UCCS guaranteed and expedited admission to participating graduate programs. Guaranteed admission is not offered by every program.

Guaranteed Admission: Click here to Apply Now

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Fast-Track Admission for Current and Former UCCS Students


The Fast-Track Admission Process is designed to offer a more efficient admission process to former undergraduate students that have graduated from the University of Colorado Colorado Springs no more than four years prior to the time of application to a graduate program. To learn more about Fast-Track admission, please contact your program of interest. Fast-Track admission is not offered by all programs. Please note: Possible prerequisite coursework may be required for some graduate programs.

Fast-Track Admission: Click here to Apply Now

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Application Materials and Downloadable Forms

Applicants are encouraged to use the online application to expedite the processing of their application.

 

To apply to the Graduate School at UCCS, please review and print/download the items below. All application materials are to be sent directly to the department in which you wish to study (see below for address).

International students should contact the program of interest directly to learn about program and application requirements. International students may wish to contact the Office of International Student Services for application assistance.The forms contained in the table below are for applicants who are citizens or permanent residents of the United States. 

Application Materials: US Citizens Only Required For: Download/Print Form:

Graduate School Application, Parts I and II

You may either print and submit Parts I and II of the Graduate School Application or complete them online by clicking here.

Please note that if you submit Parts I and II online, other required items listed below must be mailed to your program of interest.

Note: In regard to Part II, some programs have additional requirements beyond those listed in Part II above. Please contact the program directly to determine whether of not this applies to you.  

Applicants who are citizens or permanent residents of the United States.

Part I: PDF

Part II: PDF

Online Application

List of Plan Codes

Selective Service Registration Certification  


 

Male applicants born on or after 1/1/1960.


PDF
In-State Tuition Classification Form

If you have been previously classified as an out-of-state student within the last three years, you should also complete a Petition for In-State Tuition Classification. This form can be obtained by calling (719) 255-3361.

Note: Parental financial information may be needed to complete this form.

Click here to view the University's Tuition Classification Guidelines.

Applicants eligible for in-state tuition rates (this must be submitted with new applications to maintain eligibility). PDF

Letters of Recommendation

The applicant completes the top portion of this form before giving to recommender. The completed letter(s) should be mailed by the recommenders themselves.

Note: Different programs have different requirements for the number of letters that should be included in an application.

All U.S. applicants. PDF
$60 Application Fee

Pay by check, money order, or credit card online made payable to the University of Colorado Colorado Springs.

All applicants N/A
Official Transcripts

Two sets of official transcripts from each college or university previously attended. Transcripts should be included from all past coursework regardless if a degree was received from that particular college or university.

All applicants N/A
Entrance Exams

Some graduate programs require entrance exams such as the GRE, GMAT or MAT for admission. The school code for the GRE for UCCS is 4874. Please contact your graduate program for department codes if an entrance exam was required.

Some applicants. N/A
Supplemental Materials

Applicants are welcome to submit additional materials as part of their graduate application. Contact your graduate program for more information.

N/A N/A

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Graduate Program Mailing Addresses
All application materials are to be sent directly to the department in which you wish to study. Address your application materials and other correspondence as indicated below:

University of Colorado Colorado Springs
Name of College or School
Attention: Graduate Advisor (click here to access a list of Advisors/contacts)
1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway
Colorado Springs, CO  80918-3733

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Application and Notification Timeline
The department must receive all application materials on or before the application deadline. Recommendation letters and transcripts from previous institutions usually take several weeks to arrive. S
ome programs allow students to enroll in courses prior to formal application into their graduate program. Please check with the program of interest to determine if this option is available.

  
Once you have applied, the decision and subsequent notification will be dependent on the particular program as well as the completion of all application materials. If you have questions about the status of your application, please contact the program department that you applied to or email gradinfo@uccs.edu if you have questions.
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