University of Colorado Colorado Springs


The University of Colorado Colorado Springs (UCCS) enrolls over 12,000 students in a variety of unique and challenging academic programs at an affordable cost. We offer you a high-quality education with small class sizes, opportunities to interact with professors, and amazing new facilities to enhance your learning experience. Schedule a visit today to see our spectacular campus and find out if UCCS is the place for you.

How much would I save with WUE?

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This institution offers the WUE rate to transfer students.

The WUE tuition rate applies to the majors listed below. If the major is not listed here, it is not eligible for the WUE rate:

Program Name   Degree Type(s)    
Anthropology   BA    
Biochemistry   BA, BS    
Biology   BA, BS    
Business Administration (BS, BI)   BS    
Chemistry (BA, BI, BS)   BA, BS    
Communication   BA    
Computer Engineering   BS    
Computer Science (BS and BI)   BS    
Computer Science and Security (BI)   BA    
Criminal Justice   BA    
Data Analytics & Systems Engineering (BI, BS)   BS    
Distributed Studies   BA    
Economics   BA    
Electrical Engineering (BS and BI)   BS    
Engineering Education   BS    
English   BA    
Exercise Science   BS    
Game Design and Development (BI)   BS    
Geography & Environmental Studies   BA    
Health Care Science   BS    
History   BA    
Inclusive Early Childhood Education (BI)   BA    
Inclusive Elementary Education   BA    
Math   BA, BS    
Mechanical Engineering   BS    
Philosophy   BA    
Physics & Energy Sciences   BS    
Political Science   BA    
Psychology   BA    
Sociology   BA    
Spanish   BA    
University Studies   No Degree    
Visual and Performing Arts (BA, BI)   BA    
Women's and Ethnic Studies (BA, BI)   BA    

Enrollment Information

The Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE) program offers undergraduate students from western states the chance to attend UCCS at a discounted rate. WUE students pay 150% of the in-state tuition rate instead of the full out-of-state tuition rate. WUE eligibility is determined at the time of application, so no further action is necessary. Students majoring in Nursing are not eligible to receive the WUE tuition rate. Get more info on admissions and tuition at

Contact Information

Student Recruitment and Admissions Counseling
University of Colorado Colorado Springs
Colorado Springs, CO 80918
(719) 255-3084
(800) 990-8227


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