GRANT TO FUEL UCCS BUILDING PLANS

September 19, 2005

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO. A Denver-based family foundation will provide $1 million toward the construction of a new science and engineering complex at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, university officials announced today. The trustees of the Gates Family Foundation, Denver, have agreed to grant $1 million to UCCS in support of the university’s...
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UCCS ENROLLS RECORD FRESHMAN CLASS

September 16, 2005

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO. — A record number of first-time freshmen and transfer students selected the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, according to official enrollment figures released this week. A total of 1,026 first-time freshmen enrolled for the fall 2005 semester, a six percent boost from fall 2004 when 964 new freshmen enrolled and...
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UCCS TO HOST GRADUATE AND PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL FAIR

September 12, 2005

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO. The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs will host the first annual Graduate and Professional School Fair from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 22 on the UCCS campus. The fair is designed to give prospective graduate students the opportunity to explore a variety of options for continuing their education. “One...
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UCCS OFFERS HELP TO STORM STRICKEN STUDENTS

September 1, 2005

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO. The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs will offer assistance to students whose college plans were interrupted by Hurricane Katrina. Steve Ellis, director, Admissions and Records, said streamlined admissions processes will be available to students whose college plans were disrupted by the storm. The decision to offer special accommodations was made...
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CU President Hank Brown Visits Pueblo

August 24, 2005

Brown takes steps to increase access to CU for Pueblo Students. BOULDER University of Colorado System President Hank Brown will visit Pueblo Thursday, August 25 and Friday, August 26th. Chancellor Pamela Shockley-Zalabak of University of Colorado at Colorado Springs will join him for visits with local officials, business, and education leaders. President Brown will...
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UCCS NAMED A TOP WESTERN UNIVERSITY AGAIN

August 22, 2005

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs is one of the top public universities in the Western United States, according to the editors of U.S. News and World Report. In the 2006 college rankings edition, “America’s Best Colleges,” released Aug 22, the magazine’s editors ranked UCCS eighth among top public western...
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CU PRES. BROWN TO VISIT COLORADO SPRINGS

August 22, 2005

BOULDER University of Colorado President Hank Brown, who became president of the three-campus CU System on Aug. 1, will visit with Colorado Springs business and community leaders and CU alumni during a Mon., Aug. 22 visit to the city. President Brown will be joined by CU Regent Jerry Rutledge and University of Colorado at...
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NEW CU PRESIDENT HANK BROWN ADVISORY

August 22, 2005

Who: New CU President Hank Brown, UCCS Chancellor Pam Shockley-Zalabak, and UCCS vice chancellors Jim Henderson, Rogers Redding and Brian Burnett will lend a helping hand and assist new students as they move into campus housing. What: Campus administrators will be on hand to greet students, assist them with moving their belongings, and to...
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LOCAL DEVELOPMENT EXPERT TO ASSIST UCCS

August 11, 2005

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO. — Robert K. “Rocky” Scott, former president of the Colorado Springs Economic Development Corporation, will be a part-time executive director of the Institute for Science and Space Studies at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs. Scott, 58, of Loveland, will continue to work full-time for a northern Colorado real estate...
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Certificate presentaion to University leadership

August 9, 2005

MEDIA ADVSIORY. Who: University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, Departments of Housing and Student Success; U.S. Army, Fort Carson, 2nd BCT What: Certificate presentation to university leadership by U.S. Army Col. Michael Resty, Jr., United States Army Garrison Commander, in recognition of the university’s role in temporarily housing soldiers returning from duty in Iraq....
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