Online Students


Online Students

As a UCCS student, you have the opportunity to enroll in Extended Studies courses that may offer you more flexible means to obtaining your education, such as online courses.

Eligibility for Extended Studies Students

All extended courses and programs are eligible for financial aid if the student meets the following eligibility requirements:

  • Be admitted to and maintain enrollment as a degree or gainful employment certificate-seeking student. (To determine your admission status, please contact your college)
  • Be enrolled at least half-time.
  • Be enrolled in courses that will apply to your degree plan.

If you are enrolled in extended studies courses but do not meet the criteria listed above, you are not eligible for financial aid, however, you may be eligible for a private student loan. For more information, please visit the Private Student Loan Page.

How to Apply

Please visit our "How to Apply" page to learn how to apply for financial aid at UCCS.

Types of Aid

Additional Information

For further information regarding extended studies programs, please visit the UCCS Online and Academic Outreach Website: