What does it mean to be a commuter/off campus student?
Commuting to the UCCS may involve catching a bus, riding a bike, walking, or driving a car. Essentially, if you live off campus, we consider you to be a commuter or off-campus student. Nationwide, over 87% of college students commute to campus...you should know you are not alone!
Whether you adopt the term "commuter student" or "off campus student" as part of your identity, the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs is committed to enhancing your collegiate experience and helping you succeed in both your academic and out-of-class endeavors.