Prospective Students

Welcome to UCCS!

On behalf of the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs (UCCS), the Office of Veteran and Military Student Affairs would like to welcome you to the university. UCCS and the Office of Veteran and Military Student Affairs are dedicated to recognizing and supporting student veterans as they make the transition from the military to student life.

Applying for the school is your first step in attending UCCS. Please contact Admissions and Records for all questions regarding admittance to the University.

Click here to be taken to the Admissions and Records webpage.

Please note, if you will be receiving resident rates you must apply for the College Opportunity Fund and authorize it in your student portal. The VA will not pay for the amount that COF covers. 



How does UCCS compete in terms of financing your education?

In order to provide prospective students with personalized information covering the total cost of UCCS programs, please use the following resources:

College Navigator is a free consumer information tool designed to help students, parents, high school counselors, and others get information about over 7000 colleges and universities.

College Shopping sheet in the UCCS Go Portal  Once you have applied to attend UCCS, you can log into the Go Portal and utilize the college shopping sheet to determine how much financial aid you can expect to receive and what the net cost of attending UCCS will be. Note - students using VA education benefits and tuition assistance will not see these represented on the shopping sheet.  

Net Price Calculator is intended to provide estimated net price information  to current and prospective students and their families based on what similar students paid in a previous year.