Tuition, Fees, Other Costs

IMPORTANT UPDATE - The Intensive English Program at UCCS will end effective summer 2019. The last sessions available for IEP study are Spring 1 and 2, 2019.

The Intensive English Program at UCCS provides a full-time course of twenty hours a week of intensive English instruction at an incredible value. Each session is 8 weeks in length. See our Financial Statement document for more specific information on financial requirements, and the necessary forms and documents required.


Cost Per Session (unless indicated otherwise)

Full-Time Tuition

$ 2,850


$ 1,585


$ 1,265

Living Expenses (estimated**)

$ 2,000

International Student Charge

$ 150 (per semester)

Textbooks, Supplies, Insurance (estimated**)

$ 700 (per year)


* Student fees enable IEP students to receive a UCCS student ID and access to the Kraemer Family Library, recreation center, wellness center, and student clubs and activities.

** Note that Living Expenses, Textbooks, Supplies and Insurance are estimates only. Actual costs may be higher or lower.

*** Full payment for tuition and fees is due in full on the first day of each session. See Refund, Payment, and Attendance Policies for more information.

Housing & Meal Plans

  • For information on housing,please visit the UCCS Residence Life and Housing page. 
    Note:  All IEP students are responsible for finding their own housing for their stay in Colorado Springs; however our office is able to assist students with this process.
  • For more information on meal plans, please visit the Dining Services page.