Thank you for your interest in the UCCS University Honors Program! To be considered for the UCCS University Honors Program you must first apply for admission to UCCS. Here, you will first complete the application for admission and create your UCCS account prior to applying for the University Honors Program.
To apply for the University Honors Program log into the UCCS Scholarship Application. The Deadline for admission and acceptance into the UCCS University Honors Program is March 1, 2017. Students accepted into the UCCS University Honors Program will be guaranteed an institutional scholarship of $1,500 per academic year, renewable for up to four years. Those students who are automatically admitted to the Mountain Lion Honors Program will receive a $500 scholarship per academic year, also renewable for up to four years. All honors students are eligible for Honors benefits, including access to the Honors Lounge in Library 231, participation in the annual Honors off-site Honors Student Symposium, early registration, and enhanced library privileges, the opportunity to live on the Honors Floor in UCCS Residence Life, and recognition at UCCS graduation and on UCCS transcripts. If you wish to apply to the UCCS University Honors Program, please log into the UCCS Scholarship Application. Scholarships applications are available December 1.
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact:
Carrie Arnold, Assistant Director
Gateway Program Seminar and UCCS Honors Programs