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See UCCS Campus Lockdown Schedule Update

The Lockdown drill is designed to test UCCS emergency preparedness. It will be observed by University Police and staff from Public Safety. There will NOT be a police response activity during the drill.

  • Preplanned Building Lockdown Drills
    1/23 Wednesday, 9:40 AM – Centennial Hall
    1/23 Wednesday, 1:50 PM – Dwire Hall
    1/24 Thursday, 9:40 AM – Osborne Center Science Engineering
    1/24 Thursday, 1:50 PM – Engineering Building
    1/25 Friday, 9:40 AM University Hall
    1/25 Friday 1:50 PM Columbine Hall
    1/28 Monday, 2:00 PM – ENT Performing Arts
    2/08 Friday, 2:00 PM – Lane Center

• Please depart the building prior to the scheduled lockdown drill only if you anticipate an adverse reaction with participation.
• Please complete the short survey provided in the “Lockdown Complete” alert after participating in a drill.


11/30/18 CSPD Searching for suspect

UCCS Police are monitoring the situation occurring at 5400 N. Nevada Ave. Contact 255-3111 if you have questions. Follow @uccspolice on Facebook and Twitter for updates

9:09 am update: The situation at I-25 and Nevada is ongoing. There continues to be no threat to campus and the campus community remains safe. You will see an increase in officer presence at West campus buildings. #UCCS

10:12 Update: The suspect has been taken into custody off campus. The situation has been resolved and no further update is expected

Rain likely before 5pm, then rain and snow. High near 45. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east southeast in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Rain and snow, becoming all snow after 8pm. Low around 29. North wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

Let It Snow!

A chance of rain and snow showers before 1pm, then a chance of rain showers. Patchy fog before noon, then patchy fog after 5pm. High near 39.
A chance of rain and snow showers before midnight, then a slight chance of snow showers after 5am. Patchy fog with a low around 27.

Slight Chance of Afternoon Thunderstorms


Isolated thunderstorms will be possible this afternoon and early this evening over the mountains and interior valleys, with perhaps
one or two storms drifting across the Interstate 25 corridor and eastern plains late in the day. Lightning and wind gusts to 50 mph will be the primary storm threats, with some brief snowfall over the higher peaks of the Central Mountains above 12000 feet.