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Caytes (CJ) Liley
Aug 18, 2014

UCCS turns 50 next year!

Aug 18, 2014 by Caytes (CJ) Liley

Ever wonder on how UCCS came to be?  It's a story about Colorado Springs wanting representation and growth in the Southern Colorado region.  You might not have guessed that 97% of the land that UCCS sits on has been donated by community members that saw potential for a great university.  Since its inception in 1965 The University of Colorado Colorado Springs has come a long way, and even more growth has occurred in  the past 15 years!   Read this article to get the full story on the history of UCCS.  


Check out the growth in Fall enrollment from 2008 to 2012!