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University of Colorado Colorado Springs Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$16,788 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$5,640 tuition
$8,300 on campus room & board
$1,800 books
$1,048 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)

$27,868 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$16,720 tuition
$8,300 on campus room & board
$1,800 books
$1,048 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$2,543 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
76% of students receive aid
32% get federal aid ($4,039 avg)
28% get state aid ($1,436 avg)
35% get institn'l aid ($2,543 avg)
51% get loans ($5,579 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 5.29% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 2.18% change in out-of-state tuition and fees. Amounts shown are estimates only and not guaranteed. For a better estimate, contact the college directly.

Financial Aid

Annual Aid Awarded
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $4,761 54%
Federal Grant Aid $4,039 32%
Pell Grants $3,916 32%
Other Federal Grants $2,616 1%
Institution Grant Aid $2,543 35%
State Grant Aid $1,436 28%
Student Loans $5,579 51%
Federal Loans $5,079 50%
Other Loans $10,607 3%

Merit Aid Available

Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: March 1
Financial aid deadline: -
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does University of Colorado Colorado Springs offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Other Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway
Colorado Springs, CO 80918
(719) 255-3000
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $235
Out of State $836


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 4
  • Jeff from Colorado Springs, CO
  • May-19-2014 I am a current student here

    Compared to other schools, I believe UCCS provides a solid bang for the buck. It provides an all-around experiences for students to take full advantage of.

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  • 4
  • Steven from Bailey, CO
  • Apr-16-2014 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    Based on the other colleges I applied to, this was the best price for the classes offered.

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  • 3
  • Tristen from Colorado Springs, CO
  • Apr-07-2014 I am a current student here

    Out of state tuition is pretty expensive, but definitely is worth it to go here. They provide so many different help centers to guide you through school if you are having any troubles in classes or in general.

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  • 5
  • Korey from Colorado Springs, CO
  • Mar-29-2014 I am a current student here

    Depends on your major. For example, I heard UCCS is the 8th best Mechanical Engineering school and for in state it is only about 9,000 a year I think.

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  • 3
  • Genesis from Glendale, AZ
  • Mar-25-2014 I am a current student here

    UCCS can be a little pricy for what it offers. Fees tend to blindside you, but I assume this can be said for most universities. A word of warning, wait to buy your books. Many professors on campus hardly use them. Chemistry courses are quite expensive and come with a particular set of fees (including lab fees or homework programs).

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