Latest News:

UNC to Hold Fall Commencement Ceremonies Dec. 9-10

The University of Northern Colorado will host fall commencement ceremonies Friday, Dec. 9, and Saturday, Dec. 10, in the Bank of Colorado Arena in Butler-Hancock Athletic Center, south of the intersection of 14th Avenue and 20th Street.


State Awards UNC Grant for Student STEM Program

The Colorado Opportunity Scholarship Initiative has awarded the University of Northern Colorado a $99,688 grant for a STEM-based program.


UNC Awarded for Innovations in Student Success

The University of Northern Colorado has been recognized for its innovative student success efforts that have resulted in an increase in undergraduate retention.


UNC Graduate School Announces Student Awards

The University of Northern Colorado's Graduate School has announced the recipients of awards recognizing superior academic achievement and outstanding research in graduate studies. The winners, who will be honored at the Dec. 9 Graduate School Commencement Ceremony, are:


UNC's Winter Holiday/Semester Break Information

The University of Northern Colorado's winter holiday break for students will be Dec. 10-Jan. 8. An interim session runs Dec. 12-Jan. 6. Spring semester classes begin Jan. 9.


UNC Researchers Progress on Cannabis Study to Develop Cancer Treatments

Two scientific papers that will be presented this spring detail the progress of cannabis research aimed at developing targeted cancer treatments as part of an ongoing study led by University of Northern Colorado professor Richard Hyslop.


UNC Awarded $2.2 Million to Help Recruit, Retain Teachers in Rural School Districts

The Colorado Department of Higher Education has awarded the University of Northern Colorado a $2.2 million grant that will be used over the next five years to help address teacher shortages in Colorado's rural school districts.


More News


Experts List

Kristina Phillips


Kristina Phillips and her colleagues are currently collecting data on a range of marijuana-related factors that may be impacting academic success among university students.

More Experts

Quick Facts

UNC's Jazz program has received more than 100 Downbeat Magazine awards, and the magazine in its annual College Music awards has named University Orchestra the top university orchestra in the U.S. seven times in the past 10 years.

More Facts

Bookmark and Share