Student Success Highlights

  • 88% of students who used any of the Wellness Center services in the spring semester graduated or returned to UCCS for summer and fall classes and on a Wellness Center satisfaction survey this fall, 92% of students who use Wellness Center services say they are helping them stay in school and be successful
  • 7,514 1:1 advising sessions with students in the Fall 2017 semester
  • Students studying abroad increased 150% from 2015 to 2017. 66 in 2015 to 166 in 2017
  • The LGBT+ Resource Center at MOSAIC successfully completed the review process for the National Campus Pride Index Score this year. UCCS earned a score of 4.5 on a 5 point scale ranking of LGBT friendly colleges and universities.
  • 92.5% Retention Rate of Student Athletes. Highest of any student group at UCCS
  • 2402 club events
  • 196 registered clubs
  • 25,884 individual contacts between students and their advisor in the Fall 2017 semester
  • 527 students participated in UCCSlead in the Fall 2017 semester – 19% increase from Fall 2016
  • Dean of Students doubled programming events and projects in the last year. These range from drug and alcohol awareness, relationship and sexual violence; to Clyde’s Cupboard and Random Acts of Kindness Week.
  • 1017 Active Students Enrolled with Disability Services in the Fall 2017 semester
  • The Ent Center for the Arts is nearly 92,000 square feet
  • The Ent Center for the Arts is projected to have over 60,000 patrons walk through its doors this Spring 2018
  • In 2017 UCCS hosted 15 visiting international scholars; 2 were Fulbright Scholars (Sri Lanka and Russia)
  • MOSAIC supports 13 cultural/identity based student organizations
  • 1,173 active students participating in cultural/identity based programs 
  • 2,156 Enrollment of Military Connected Students on the UCCS campus / 17.4% of the overall UCCS enrollment
  • Campus Recreation visits were 115,835
  • Wellness Center visits were 10,542
  • 1751 amount of space for students to live on campus
  • Programming for the brand new Academic Commons spaces has now started and construction will finish this Spring in La Plata and Copper House
  • 18% higher retention rate for freshmen who participated in clubs and events than those that didn’t
  • The Family Development Center serves nearly 160 families
  • In 2017, 62 UCCS students awarded CCAMPIS child care subsidy scholarships of between 28% and 50% of their tuition costs, which was increase of 32%.
  • UCCS Athletics: 2017 Women’s Soccer Tournament Champions, 2017 Women’s Basketball Tournament Champions, and 2017 Men’s Golf Tournament Champions
  • 27 Consecutive semester with 3.00+ student-athlete grade point average