University of Colorado - Springs

University of Colorado - Springs

Colorado Springs , United States
  • 87
    Acceptance Rate
  • 8
    Available Programs
  • 10119
  • 25600
    Average Cost
  • 97
    Employment Rate
  • Program
  • Permit


Under the University of Colorado System, UCCS has grown from a small satellite location to a small commuter campus, and now to the fastest growing school within the system, offering a University of Colorado degree in a uniquely UCCS way. Throughout its existence, UCCS has been driven by students and their needs while being shaped by their expectations. Through growth, UCCS better offers increasingly exceptional opportunities, both inside and outside of the classroom.

Entry requirements

University of Colorado offers international admissions for its undergraduate and graduate programs simultaneously. The general details of admission for the international students are as follows: 

- Official secondary/high school/college academic records directly through the institution.
- The translated transcripts are required to be evaluated by the authorized agencies.
- English proficiency test scores.
- Applicants need to submit SAT/ACT/GMAT/GRE scores, as applicable.
- Any other additional documents such as personal statement, LOR, resume, etc – as applicable.

International students with with a non-English primary language are required to demonstrate their proficiency in English through any of the following tests. The minimum scores required in these exams are:

TOEFL iBT: 75 for Undergraduate, 80-100 for Graduate
IELTS: 6.0 for Undergraduate, 6.0 for Graduate
PTE: 50 for Undergraduate, 58 for Graduate

Scholarship & funding

The University offers many scholarships and grants to students who are ready to earn their degrees and achieve success. Between both UCCS-offered and external scholarships, students earned more than $10 million in scholarship awards last year alone. For more information click here.


West Campus
East Campus
Central Campus

Student life

On-Campus Housing, Campus Life at UCCS