University of Colorado Colorado Springs

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Graduate Students

Graduate students are those who have already completed a Bachelor's Degree and are pursuing a Master's, Doctoral, Graduate Certificate, or Graduate Non-Degree program.

Ready to submit your application? Apply now at:

Graduate School Application

Required Materials for a complete application:

Use this application to submit your online application to the UCCS Graduate School. UCCS bases a prospective student's admission primarily by cumulative weighted GPA composite score.
A $60 non-refundable application fee for domestic students and $100 non-refundable application fee is required for international student applicants.
Transcripts can be submitted electronically if the issuing institution is contracted with a secured server. Electronic transcripts should be sent directly to the Admissions Office.

Refer to the Graduate School Application Requirements page if you have other application process questions, or to the Graduate School Application Guide if you are having trouble submitting your application.

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Preferred Action Dates 

Preferred Application Date: TBD


Housing Application Opens: TBD

Orientation/Registration: TBD

First Day of Classes: TBD

Preferred Application Date: December 1

FAFSA Opens: Available now

Housing Application Opens: Available now

Orientation/Registration: TBD

First Day of Classes: January 17

Preferred Application Date: May 1

FAFSA Opens: October 1

Housing Application Open: December 1

Orientation/Registration: March 1

Freshman Startup Day: August 17

First Day of Classes: August 21

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