Gerontology Center

Welcome to the Gerontology Center at UCCS!

Our primary goal is to support research and scholarship that seeks to understand the aging process and related experiences. To achieve this, we provide support to our faculty in their research endeavors, collaborate with the next generation of gerontologists, and offer resources for our community.

Our website provides details on current research projects and opportunities to participate as a volunteer. It also highlights our Faculty Affiliates, who conduct gerontology-focused education and research both on campus and in the community. We offer educational opportunities such as the Professional Advancement Certificate in Gerontology and the Gerontology Minor. Additionally, we provide information on aging resources and activities from local, regional, state, and national organizations.

We aim to assist you in learning about aging resources and activities on campus. If you can't find specific information on our website, please feel free to contact us directly at geron@uccs.edu or call us at 719-255-8005.

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Older Americans Month


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