UCCS International Quick Facts

2017/2018 Academic Year

  • UCCS hosted 18 visiting scholars in the 2017/2018 Academic year.
  • 243 total international students from 46 countries (graduate=110  / undergraduate=88 / Intensive English Program=36 / Exchange/Other=9 ) - Fall 2017.
  • 178 UCCS students abroad in 24 different countries for service learning, internships, and education abroad in 2017-2018. This is a 123% increase in Study Abroad numbers over the past three academic years, from 80 students during the 2014-2015 Academic Year. 
  • International students contributed $429.4 million to the Colorado economy and UCCS international students contributed $8.6 million to the local Colorado Springs economy (2017 Open Doors Report at www.nafsa.org/economicvalue).