2021-2022 Memos

2021-2022 Memos

Continually Updated

Updates on COVID-19

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

August 11, 2022

Keeping Our Campus Safe

A reminder about the proactive campus safety resources in place on the UCCS campus, and trainings in the case of campus emergencies.  Read the message »

June 30, 2022

June Campus Updates

As the 2022 fiscal year closes and the 2023 fiscal year begins, Chancellor Reddy provides updates from across campus.  Read the updates »

June 15, 2022

Upcoming Supreme Court Decisions

As the current Supreme Court term wraps up, Chancellor Reddy stands in support of scientific truth, democratic processes and individual rights and freedoms.  Read the letter »

May 27, 2022

Grieving the Tragedies of the Past Two Weeks

Chancellor Reddy urges the UCCS community to take good care in light of the tragedies of the past two weeks.  Read the letter »

May 19, 2022

Future of Work Progress: Meeting-Free Times

Progress on creating the future of work continues at UCCS. Beginning June 1, 8–10 a.m. on Mondays and 3–5 p.m. on Fridays will be meeting-free times meant for focused work.  Read the letter »

May 9, 2022

Observing Juneteenth

Juneteenth is now a recognized state holiday in Colorado and one supported by CU systemwide, and all employees will be able to use an additional paid holiday in observance.  Read about Juneteenth »

May 4, 2022

Future of Work Progress: Flexible Work Arrangements at UCCS

The Chancellor offers guidance on flexible work models moving forward.  Read the guidance »

May 2, 2022

A Message from CU Leadership

The CU System's announcement that CU will offer an additional holiday this year as a paid personal day of observance for Juneteenth.  Read the announcement »

Apr. 11, 2022

Campus and Workplace Culture Survey Update

As groups across campus continue to analyze the results of the Campus and Workplace Culture survey, Chancellor Reddy shares up update on next steps.  Read the results »

Apr. 6, 2022

Future of Work Task Force Report

The Future of Work Task Force has released a full report with recommendations.  Read the report »

Mar. 29, 2022

Announcing the Interim Vice Chancellor for Administration and Finance

Karl Spiecker will assume the role of Interim Vice Chancellor for Administration and Finance effective May 1, 2022.  Read about the Interim Vice Chancellor »

Mar. 15, 2022

March 2022 Campus Updates

Chancellor Reddy shares updates from across campus in a short video.  Read the updates »

Mar. 10, 2022

Chuck Litchfield to take new role with Stanford University

Chuck Litchfield, Vice Chancellor for Administration and Finance, has been named the Chief Operating Officer and Senior Associate Dean for Stanford University’s new school focused on climate change and sustainability.  Read the update »

Mar. 2, 2022

Reaffirming Our Values

Chancellor Reddy reminds campus that each member of the UCCS community is responsible for contributing to a greater culture of compassion, where all belong and can thrive.  Read about our culture »

Mar. 1, 2022

Moving Toward a Mask-Optional Policy

In line with CDC and local health authority guidance, effective Monday, March 7, UCCS will make face coverings optional both indoors and outdoors across the campus.  Read about the updated policy »

Feb. 24, 2022

Resources in Light of the Ukraine Crisis

In light of the the Russian invasion into Ukraine, Chancellor Reddy offers resources and support to students, faculty and staff.  Read about the resources »

Jan. 19, 2022

Welcome to Spring 2022!

The Chancellor welcomes the UCCS community to a new semester.  Read the welcome message »

Jan. 14, 2022

COVID-19 Update: Vaccination Attestation and Campus Events

Plans for the spring semester at UCCS include increased precautions to contain the spread of COVID-19 while still offering the best experience possible for students, faculty and staff.  Read the update »

Jan. 4, 2022

COVID-19 Update: Normal start to the semester and booster requirement

The spring semester at UCCS will begin as planned, with in-person classes starting on Tuesday, Jan. 18. A COVID-19 booster shot will be required for all eligible students, faculty, and staff.  Read the update »

Dec. 22, 2021

Remote Work Guidance after Winter Break

UCCS faculty and staff are encouraged to take advantage of remote work opportunities during the first week of Jan. 2022.  Read the guidance »

Dec. 21, 2021

Rame Hanna named Vice Chancellor for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Rame Hanna will become UCCS’ inaugural Vice Chancellor for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion beginning March 1, 2022.  Read the announcement »

Dec. 16, 2021

December Campus Updates

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

Dec. 14, 2021

Nancy Marchand-Martella named UCCS' Provost

Nancy Marchand-Martella, Ph.D., has been named Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs of the University of Colorado Colorado Springs.  Read the announcement »

Dec. 2, 2021

Thankful For You

The Chancellor's holiday message and hopes for the new year.  Read the message »

Nov. 23, 2021

Update on UCCS' Vice Chancellor for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion search

An update on the search for UCCS' next chief diversity officer.  Read the update »

Nov. 22, 2021

Grateful For You

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

Nov. 15, 2021

2021 UCCS holiday leave

The UCCS campus will close from Dec. 24, 2021–Jan. 3, 2022. Normal operations will resume Tuesday, Jan. 4, 2022.  Read the announcement »

Nov. 5, 2021

Regents approve compensation increases

The University of Colorado Board of Regents approved a compensation increase for all eligible faculty and staff at CU Boulder, CU Denver, UCCS and the Anschutz Medical Campus.  Read the message »

Oct. 25, 2021

Reaffirming our commitment to inclusive diversity

The free exchange of ideas and beliefs is central to a vibrant university experience, but expressions meant to elicit hate and fear among our campus community are unacceptable.  Read about our commitment »

Oct. 21, 2021

A message on Commencement and Thanksgiving break

Chancellor Reddy announces that UCCS will return to in-person learning after Thanksgiving break and plans to celebrate Commencement in person this December.  Read the message »

Oct. 8, 2021

Meet UCCS' Vice Chancellor for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion finalists

Chancellor Reddy invites the community to learn about the finalists prior to their campus visits this October.  Read about the finalists »

Sep. 23, 2021

The Future of Online Education at UCCS

An update on the future of CU's digital education efforts.  Read about online education at UCCS »

Aug. 24, 2021

Welcome to Fall 2021!

The Chancellor welcomes the UCCS community to a new academic year.  Read the message »

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