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Colleges / University of Colorado Colorado Springs

University of Colorado Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs, CO 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate95%

About UCCS

University of Colorado Colorado Springs is a public, state university in the city of Colorado Springs, Colorado. UCCS was founded in 1965. The university enrolls around 12,031 students per year, including 10,002 undergraduates.

UCCS Acceptance Rate

In 2022, UCCS accepted 95% of applicants. In 2022, 11,337 out of 11,902 total applicants were accepted.

University of Colorado Colorado Springs Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 95%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.4
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 44%

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UCCS Campus Tours

University of Colorado Colorado Springs is located Colorado Springs.

If you are interested in seeing UCCS for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 25 to Colorado Springs, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Colorado Springs Airport.

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College Info

1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway Colorado Springs, CO 80918

Campus Setting: Urban

UCCS Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to UCCS is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to UCCS is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs



Composite SAT Range

1030 - 1200


Math SAT Range

490 - 590


Reading SAT Range

500 - 610

UCCS Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at UCCS is like? There are approximately 12,031 students enrolled at UCCS, including 10,002 undergraduate students and 2,029 graduate students. 75% percent of students attend school full-time, 86% percent are from CO and 14% percent of students are from other states.


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