College of Letters, Arts & Sciences

Academic Support Resources

Career Center

Career Center

Director: Bev Kratzer
Phone: (719) 255-3340
Location: MAIN 201

The UCCS Career Center's mission is to help students and alumni secure promising career opportunities.

Excel Centers

Bio Technology Center

The Communication Center

Director: Erica Allgood
Phone: (719) 255-4770
Location: COLU  312H

The Communication Center is staffed by a team of communication experts who are committed to assisting and enriching the academic experiences of UCCS. Give us a call or stop by any time to hear more about the services we offer the UCCS community.

Bio Technology Center

The Languages and Social Sciences Center

Director: Donna Moraco, Ph.D.
Phone: (719) 255-3690
Location: DWIRE  270

We offer tutoring in languages (Spanish, French, German, Japanese, ASL, Chinese) and Social Sciences (Anthropology, Economics, Geography and Psychology). We have a library of varied language resources to include books, magazines, VHS and DVDs. A great place to do homework and have computer access.

Bio Technology Center

The Math Center

Director: Jenny Dorrington, Ph.D.
Phone: (719) 255-3687
Location: ENGR 233b

The Center for Excellence in Mathematics is one of five Excel Centers on campus. We provide drop-in tutoring in mathematics and statistics, as well as help with some computer science, physics, and engineering classes. In addition, we provide supplemental instruction in math, space for small-group study, and a limited amount of one-on-one tutoring for UCCS students free of charge. The computers in the Math Center have a variety of mathematical and statistical software for student use. We're here to help you, so please come by or contact us with questions or requests.

Bio Technology Center

The Science Center

Director: Jerry L. Phillips, Ph.D.
Phone: (719) 255-3689
Location: CENT 204C

We help all students excel! If you take lower-level courses in Chemistry, Physics, or Biology, the Science Center offers drop-in tutoring, scheduled problem-solving sessions, computers, and other resources to help you do well. We even help with many upper-level classes as well--ask us about specific courses.

Bio Technology Center

The Writing Center

Director:  Marilee Brooks-Gillies, Ph.D.
Phone: (719) 255-4336
Location: COLU 316

The Writing Center is staffed by UCCS undergrad and graduate students who have been specially trained and educated to provide effective peer feedback. Our goal is to make better writers, not just better papers. We believe strongly in the importance of community and conversation to the writing process.