2020-2021 Memos


2020-2021 Memos

Continually Updated

Updates on COVID-19

Read Chancellor Reddy's continued updates to campus on the status of COVID-19.  Read more »

Aug 18, 2021

A Message Regarding the News from Afghanistan

Chancellor Reddy shares resources to support those who are struggling with the news from Afghanistan, including those who have served.   Read more »

Aug 6, 2021

Reinstating Executive Directive on Face Coverings

In light of the increase in Delta variant COVID-19 cases, Chancellor Venkat Reddy announced that UCCS' executive directive on face coverings will be reinstated on Monday, August 9.   Read more »

July 30, 2021

Return to Campus Update

UCCS plans for all campus departments working in a remote environment to transition back to campus on August 2 if expected to do so by their supervisor.   Read more »

July 15, 2021

July Campus Updates

In lieu of this month's Town Hall, read updates from across campus.   Read more »

July 13, 2021

Provost Search Committee Reconvenes

The search for UCCS' new chief academic officer resumes.   Read more »

July 7, 2021

Vice Chancellor for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Search Begins

The search for UCCS' new chief diversity officer begins.   Read more »

July 1, 2021

Human Resources Department Leadership Restructure

Announcing a change in the leadership structure of the Department of Human Resources.   Read more »

June 28, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccine Attestation

The COVID-19 vaccine attestation form is now open to UCCS faculty and staff.   Read more »

June 10, 2021

June Campus Updates

In lieu of this month's Town Hall, read updates from across campus.   Read more »

May 18, 2021

Klebe to serve as Interim Provost

As the search for UCCS' next provost continues, Kelli Klebe, Dean of the Graduate School and a 30-year veteran of the university, will assume the interim role.   Read more »

May 11, 2021

University of Colorado Presidential Transition

An update on the forthcoming transition in the CU presidency.   Read more »

May 10, 2021

One-Time, Non-Base Building Payment

Details on the one-time payment UCCS will issue to faculty and staff, in appreciation of their dedication to UCCS and its students throughout the course of the pandemic.   Read more »

Apr. 26, 2021

Update on Provost Search

A follow-up to the Apr. 15 provost search update.   Read more »

Apr. 20, 2021

Results of the Derek Chauvin Trial

A message on responding to the deepest challenges of our time with empathy and compassion.   Read more »

Apr. 15, 2021

Update on Provost Search

A status update on the search for UCCS' new provost.   Read more »

Mar. 29, 2021

March Campus Updates

In lieu of this month's Town Hall, read updates from across campus.   Read more »

Mar. 23, 2021

Sending Support and Condolences to the Boulder Community

UCCS offers its deepest support and condolences to the victims of the shooting in Boulder, Colorado and to the CU Boulder community.   Read more »

Mar. 19, 2021

Fall Semester Planning

UCCS' plans for the fall semester include a majority of in-person courses and on-campus experiences.   Read more »

Mar. 18, 2021

In Response to Anti-Asian Racism and Discrimination

Chancellor Reddy speaks out against recent discriminatory acts against people of Asian heritage, and encourages the UCCS community to support each other.   Read more »

Mar. 16, 2021

365 Days of Gratitude

An acknowledgment of the year that the UCCS community has shared, together.   Read more »

Mar. 8, 2021

Incentive-Based Budget Model Update

An update on the new incentive-based budget model, a critical piece of the financial strength pillar of our 2030 Strategic Plan.   Read more »

Feb. 25, 2021

Celebrating Spring Commencement

The Class of 2021 will celebrate at a virtual Commencement ceremony to be held on May 14, 2021 and at the first-ever "Picture on the Plaza" event.   Read more »

Feb. 23, 2021

Announcing the Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Task Force

A cross-campus task force of faculty, staff and students will address immediate EDI needs, ideas and concerns.   Read more »

Feb. 11, 2021

Sesquicentennial Celebrations

As Colorado Springs prepares to celebrate its 150th birthday, UCCS is joining in the festivities.   Read more »

Feb. 4, 2021

UCCS Lifting Furloughs

Having met its conservative budgetary goals for the semester, UCCS will lift furloughs, effective immediately and retroactive to January 2021.   Read more »

Jan. 15, 2021

Welcome to a New Semester

Chancellor Reddy welcomes campus to a new semester and celebrates Martin Luther King Jr. Day.   Read more »

Jan. 7, 2021

Lighting the Way Forward

Reiterating the importance of compassion and empathy in response to the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol.   Read more »

Dec. 16, 2020

Wishing You Happy Holidays From UCCS!

Season's greetings and hopes for the new year.   Read more »

Dec. 15, 2020

Spring Semester Planning

Chancellor Reddy shares important updates for the spring 2021 semester.   Read more »

Dec. 10, 2020

Recognizing our Outstanding Faculty, Staff and Students

Congratulations for the winners of the 2020 Campus Awards, and each member of the Mountain Lion community who contributes their efforts to student success.   Read more »

Dec. 3, 2020

Winter Break Leave

In gratitude, Chancellor Reddy adds an additional administrative leave day for all employees to use over the winter holiday.   Read more »

Nov. 24, 2020

In Gratitude

The Chancellor's message of gratitude to campus before the Thanksgiving holiday.   Read more »

Nov. 11, 2020

Honoring Our Veterans

Thanking and honoring all UCCS veterans, service members and those who support them.   Read more »

Nov. 11, 2020

UCCS Outlines Initial EDI Priorities

Chancellor Reddy underscores UCCS' commitment to equity, diversity and inclusion and outlines the next year's priorities for these efforts.   Read more »

Nov. 6, 2020

Mental Health and Wellbeing Resources

A reminder for all Mountain Lions to safeguard their mental health and wellbeing.   Read more »

Oct. 29, 2020

Stephany Rose Spaulding named interim Associate Vice Chancellor for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

Stephany Rose Spaulding will be the Interim Associate Vice Chancellor for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion effective Nov. 1.   Read more »

Oct. 22, 2020

El Paso County dial moves to Safer Level 2: Concern

Details on the El Paso County COVID-19 dial, which has been elevated to "Safer Level 2."   Read more »

Oct. 2, 2020

Proposed International Visa Restriction

Chancellor Reddy and UCCS stand against a proposed restriction on international student and scholar visas.   Read more »

Oct. 1, 2020

Announcing Virtual December Commencement Ceremony

UCCS announces it will hold a virtual Commencement ceremony due to social gathering restrictions.   Read more »

Sep. 24, 2020

Executive Directive for COVID-19 Face Coverings

Chancellor Reddy issues an executive directive on face coverings.   Read more »

Sep. 4, 2020

Stay Vigilant, Stay Safe Over Labor Day

The Chancellor wishes all of UCCS a safe and healthy holiday.   Read more »

Sep. 1, 2020

Coronavirus Update: Sep. 1

UCCS responds to the first student cases of COVID-19.   Read more »

Aug. 24, 2020

Welcome to the Fall Semester

The Chancellor welcomes students to a historic fall semester!   Read more »


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