Admissions Information

The application fee is $50 for applying undergraduate school and $60 for graduate school at University of Colorado Colorado Springs. Next table presents general admission information.
General Admission Information
Open Admission PolicyNo
Undergraduate Application Fees$50
Graduate Application Fees$60
Admission Informationhttps://www.uccs.edu/admissionsenrollment/apply-uccs-today
Online Applicationhttps://www.uccs.edu/admissionsenrollment/apply-uccs-today
Calendar SystemSemester
Credits AcceptedDual Credits, Credits for Life Experiences, Advanced placement (AP) Credits
Degree Offered2 Year Certificate, Bachelor, Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)

Admission Statistics

For the academic year 2019-20, the acceptance rate is 87.19% and the yield is 30.21%. 2,883 men and 3,845 women applied to UCCS and 2,488 men and 3,378 women students were accepted. Among them, 825 men and 947 women were enrolled in the school (Fall 2019). The following table and chart show the admission statistics including the number of applicants, acceptance rate, and yield (also known as enrollment rate).
TotalMenWomen
Applicants6,7282,8833,845
Admitted5,8662,4883,378
Enrolled1,772825947
Acceptance Rate 87.19%86.30%87.85%
Yield 30.21%33.16%28.03%

SAT and ACT Score Distribution

For the academic year 2019-2020, 1,568 students (88% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 529 students (30%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. For score submitters, SAT 75th percentile score of Evidence-Based Reading/Writing is 620 and the 25th percentile is 510. The SAT Math score is 610 (75th) and 510 (25th). The submitted ACT composite score is 26 (75th percentile) and 21 (25th percentile).
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing510620
SAT Math510610
ACT Composite2126
ACT Math1926
ACT English2025
The submitted SAT and ACT scores of admitted students at University of Colorado Colorado Springs are relatively high when comparing similar colleges (SAT: 1,080, ACT: 61 - Public Master's College and University (larger programs)).

Application Requirements

It requires to submit High School GPA and High School Rank to its applicants.The school recommends to submit High School GPA, High School Rank, High School Record (or Transcript), Completion of College Preparatory Program, Recommendations and Formal Demonstration of Competencies. The next table summarizes the application requirements to apply University of Colorado Colorado Springs.
For more admission information such as minimum GPA and deadlines, see its online application page .
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UCCS Admission Requirements
High School GPARecommended
High School RankRecommended
High School Record (or Transcript)Required
Completion of College Preparatory ProgramRecommended
RecommendationsRecommended
Formal Demonstration of CompetenciesRecommended
Admission Test ScoresRequired
TOEFLRecommended
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended


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