Prospective Employee FAQs

Prospective Employee FAQs

Prospective Employee FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions for UCCS employment applicants.

General Questions

How do I find out what jobs are currently open?
What types of jobs are available at the university?

Search Process Questions

What is the application/search process?
I have a question about the position, or the status of my application. Who do I contact?
I missed the priority date. Can I still apply?
I see that there is a salary range listed in the posting. What can I expect for an offer for pay based on that range?
I see there is a tentative timeline. Can I rely on these dates for interviews, start date, etc.?
For faculty positions, how can I get information about the classes I might be asked to teach?
Who will see my application if I use the online applicant site?

Application Questions

What documents am I going to be asked to attach when I apply for a job?
What is a cover letter and to whom should I address it?
Why am I being asked to submit transcripts? Do my transcripts need to be official copies?
What is the difference between a curriculum vitae and a resume?