Partnering with parents and families
to support the learning, development, and success of our students.


As a parent or family member of a UCCS student, you are a part of our Mountain Lion family. The Office of Parent and Family Programs is here to help you become more familiar with the UCCS campus and community and to answer any questions that you may have. We know that parent and family involvement is important to student success and welcome opportunities to partner with you. We hope that you and your student will have a rewarding and successful academic career. We want to ensure that you know how to locate the wide variety of resources available to you and your student. Here are just a few of the ways that our office partners with parents:

Family Weekend 2021 - October 1 thru 3

Family Weekend 2021 | October 1-3, 2021

Nestled between the time students are dropped off at the beginning of the semester and when they come home for the holidays, Family Weekend 2021 is the perfect reason to come back and visit UCCS to spend time with your student.  From soccer games to magic shows, this weekend has a little something for everyone. For a sneak peek and to register, click here.

Discounted lodging is available at Best Western PLUS Peak Vista Inn & Suites. To reserve your room, click here or call 719-598-7500. To receive the discounted price, reserve your room by September 2, 2021 and mention that you are a part of UCCS Parent's Weekend.

Lion Realty logo Proud sponsor of Family Weekend 2021



2021-2022 Guide and Calendar


See our 2021-2022 calendar.

Download the PDF here: 2021-2022 UCCS Orientation Guide and Calendar 


UCCS Parent and Family Email Distribution List

Sign up to receive semester emails, special event information, and announcements from UCCS Parent and Family Programs.

Helpful Resources

For a complete directory listing of campus departments and resources, Phone Directory

Academic Advising
(719) 255-3260
Main Hall 208

(719) 255-3383
Main Hall 108

(719) 255-3601
University Center

(719) 255-3247
University Center 1st Floor

Bursar/Student Financial Services
(719) 255-3391
Main Hall 2nd Floor

Career Center
(719) 255-3340
University Center 1st Floor

Communication Center
(719) 255-4770
Columbine Hall 312

Dean of Students
(719) 255-3091
Main Hall 201

Dining and Food Services
(719) 255-3965

University Center

Disability Services/Testing Center
(719) 255-3354 V/TTY

Main Hall 105

Ent Federal Credit Union
(719) 574-1100

University Center 1st Floor

Family Development Center
(719) 255-3483
1425 Austin Bluffs Parkway


Financial Aid and Scholarships
(719) 255-3460
Cragmor 201

First Year Experience
(719) 255-3570
Main Hall 324

Gateway Program Seminar
(719) 255-4099
Academic Office Bldg, room 504

Information Technology Help Desk
(719) 255-3536
El Pomar Center, 1st floor

Kraemer Family Library
(719) 255-3296

El Pomar Center, 2nd floor

Languages & Social Sciences Center
(719) 255-3690

Dwire Hall 270

LGBT+ Resource Center
(719) 255-3447
University Center 110

Mathematics Center
(719) 255-3687
Engineering 233

MOSAIC (Multicultural Office)
(719) 255-3040
University Center 110

Parent and Family Programs
(719) 255-7551
Main Hall 324

Parking/Transportation Services
(719) 255-3528
Public Safety Building

Public Safety
(719) 255-3111
Public Safety Building

(719) 255-3361
Main Hall 108

Recreation Center
(719) 255-7515
Recreation and Wellness Center

Residence Life and Housing
(719) 255-4042
Monarch in Summit Village

Science Center
(719) 255-3687
Centennial Hall 204

Student Employment
(719) 255-3454
Cragmor Hall 104

Student Life
(719) 255-3470
University Center 102

University Center Information Desk
(719) 255-3450
University Center, 1st floor

Veteran and Military Affairs
(719) 255-3253
Gateway Garage

Wellness Center
(719) 255-4444
Recreation and Wellness Center

Writing Center
(719) 255-4336
Columbine Hall 317