The UCCS Office of International Affairs aims to bring UCCS to the world and the world to UCCS by:
- Providing integrated services and activities to support the recruitment, enrollment, integration, and retention of international students and scholars in support of diversity and inclusion;
- Promoting education abroad, international exchange activities, and other academic and cultural engagement programs for students, faculty, and staff to promote global competencies;
- Developing unique, accessible international programs, activites, and curricula in collaboration with UCCS colleges and schools to increase multicultural experiences and better serve the underrepresented;
- Advocating for, developing, and implementing strategic international partnerships which provide mutual benefit and promote UCCS at home and abroad.
The OIA at UCCS aspires to become a highly regarded hub and resource in Southern Colorado for international activity and exchange through; integrated programs and services, global outreach, and international partnerships that bridge UCCS and surrounding community to the world.