• Students who seek to attend UCCS after graduating high school, who have fewer than 24 college credit hours after earning their high school diploma — not counting credits earned during their high school education — are considered first-year students at UCCS. Learn more.


  • Students who have previously attended UCCS should apply to be readmitted to UCCS within our Transfer and Returning Student Application. Learn more.

  • Students who graduated high school — or earned a high school equivalency — and have 24 or more college credit hours earned after high school — not including college credit earned while in high school — are considered transfer students at UCCS. Learn more.

  • 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. We also accept applications for non-degree seeking graduate students who wish to take courses but aren't planning on completing a degree or certificate program at UCCS. International students interested in UCCS Graduate School programs should also use this application. Learn more.

  • UCCS offers more than 5 undergraduate degrees, 10+ Master’s degrees, a Doctorate of Nursing Practice, and a variety of Graduate Certificates in a convenient online setting. Learn more.

  • Undergraduate foreign students studying in the U.S. under a valid visa and are not residents of U.S. territories (International Graduate students should submit the Graduate Student application). Learn more.

  • Undergraduate non-degree seeking students are students who have not already earned a bachelor's degree and who wish to take courses at UCCS but are not planning on completing a degree with UCCS. This includes High School Concurrent enrollment. Learn more.

  • Academic Outreach/Extended Studies programs provide non-traditional educational opportunities for high school students, professionals and life-long learners. Learn more.


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