The Colorado Springs campus of the University of Colorado is an above average public university. In 2017, the university admitted more than 10,000 students as the acceptance rate was recorded to be 93%. The average SAT and ACT scores of admitted students were 1142 and 23 respectively.
|Application Portal||UG: Domestic: UCCS Online Application|
International: UCCS Undergraduate International Application
PG: UCCS Graduate Application
|Application Fee (non-refundable)||UG: Summer/Spring: 100 USD;|
Fall: 60 USD
PG: Domestic: 60 USD;
International: 100 USD
|Average GPA (enrolled freshmen)||3.37|
|Average SAT Score||1142|
|Average ACT Score||23|
|Mode of Payment||Credit card or e-check|
|Financial Aid||Grants, loans, work-study, and scholarships|
University of Colorado admission office invites applications for the Fall, Spring and Summer sessions.
The university has not issued any specific deadlines for undergraduate admission. The applicants must contact their admission counsellor to know the program deadline.
The graduate admission deadlines vary from course to course. The deadlines for a few popular courses are given the table below:
|MS Accounting||Priority: June 1|
Final: August 1
|Priority: November 1|
Final: December 17
|Priority: April 1|
Final: May 1
|Computer Science||June 1||November 1||-|
|Chemistry||July 1||December 1||May 1|
The University of Colorado invites applications from international applicants who showcase potential. The overall admission requirements for international applicants are below:
|Test Name||Minimum Required Score (UG)|
For undergraduate admissions, UCCS mainly focuses on the cumulative GPA and standardized test scores.
Application Portal: The application portal for domestic and international applicants is different:
Application Fee: Undergraduate application fee varies according to the academic session:
Admission Requirements: Applicants must fulfill the following admission requirements:
|Test Name||Score Range|
Undergraduate applicants who do not meet the UCCS English proficiency requirement are still considered for admission. However, these applicants must gain proficiency through a UCCS approved language training center.
Presently, the University of Colorado offers more than 24 masters and 7 doctoral programs. The application requirements for each program are different. However, the application portal and fee are common.
Application Portal: UCCS Graduate Application
Application Fee: Domestic applicants: 60 USD; International applicants: 100 USD
Popular Courses at University of Colorado
|Course||Application Deadline||Academic Requirements||Minimum English Language Proficiency|
|MS Accounting||August 1||GMAT/GRE score||TOEFL (IBT): 85;|
|MSc Computer Science||November 1||Minimum GPA of 3.0; GRE score if GPA is less than 2.75||TOEFL (IBT): 80;|
|MSc Mathematics||Rolling admissions||Minimum GPA of 3.0; GRE score||TOEFL (IBT): 80;|
|MSc Chemistry||July 1||UG in chemistry or biochemistry; Minimum GRE score of the 50th percentile||TOEFL (IBT): 100;|
Supporting documents: Undergraduate degree, transcripts, letters of recommendation, GRE/GMAT score, resume, statement of purpose.
According to the university regulations, only those applications are reviewed which are submitted before the deadline. It does not entertain any delay in submission of the documents. Also, the applications are reviewed in the order in which the completed files are submitted.