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Kids University

Kids University Instructors

Instructors for the classes are teachers, content experts, faculty at UCCS, and other dynamic instructors who have been approved by Campus Wide Extended Studies at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs (UCCS).

Instructor Deadlines For Summer 2014

Please make sure that your name and class title is on all material submitted. The following should be emailed to kidsu@uccs.edu by the following due dates.

Due Dates To Do
April 1, 2014 Instructor Information: Resume & References (For NEW Instructors Only)
April 1, 2014 Marketable Description
April 1, 2014 Detailed Program Description
April 14, 2014 Lesson Plan Guidelines


  • All instructors are required to submit to a background check (.docx)
  • Instructors will be in their classrooms no later than fifteen (15) minutes prior to class beginning
  • Instructors are required to mandate that students are signed in and out of their class
  • Parent and/or authorized pick-up will be required to show picture ID
If you have any questions, please contact kidsu@uccs.edu or 719-255-3498.

Frequently Asked Questions

Who can apply? »
UCCS faculty/instructors, teachers, graduate students, content experts, and the like.
What can I teach? »
Instructors are encouraged to teach a class in whatever they have proficient knowledge in. We have many instructors who have professions different than the subject areas of their Kids U courses.
What if I have to miss a class? »
Kids U requires that instructors be available and present during each of the classes.
How much will I get paid? »
Instructor pay is based on enrollment. Please see the chart below.

Enrollments Total Payment Hourly Rate
11-13 $400 $33/hr
14-17 $450 $37/hr
18-20 $500 $41/hr
21+ $525 $43/hr