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University of Northern Colorado



The State Normal School, Greeley, Colo., was established in 1889. The name was changed in 1911 to Colorado State Teachers College; in 1935 to Colorado State College of Education; in 1957 to Colorado State College; and in 1970 to University of Northern Colorado.

Found in 53 Collections and/or Records:

A Report for the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education Doctoral Programs, 1975, 1974

 Sub-Series — Box RG007.020: [Barcode: U185011929843]
Identifier: Sub-Subseries 5
Scope and Contents File 1 -- A Report for the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education Doctoral Programs prepared by Bureau of Educational Research Services of the College of Education University of Northern Colorado Greeley, Colorado. Volume 1: Doctoral Programs. Insert in volume 1: "Supplemental Data on Multi-Media Services." Volume 2: Faculty Resources for Doctoral Programs File 2 -- Archives does not have the visiting team report. However the introductory page of the 1974 self study...
Dates: 1975, 1974

Academic Banners, circa 1990?-2011

 Series — Oversize Map Case: Series Sub-Series 5
Identifier: Sub-Series 5
Scope and Contents The Centennial Graduation Banners used at the 1990 Centennial Graduation in May 1990 were created by Lydia Ruyle, Mary Ellen Kingsbury, and Ruth Savig for the College of Performing and Visual Arts (PVA), College of Education, The Graduate School, College of Business Administration, College of Health and Human Services, and the College of Arts and Sciences. The banners were used at official University of Northern Colorado ceremonies such as Convocation and Commencement. An article about the...
Dates: circa 1990?-2011

Alumni artifacts and memorabilia

Identifier: SC082

Bulletins (College/University Publications)

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG003-S001

Primarily arranged in boxes by Record Group number. Duplicate copies are kept in storage.

Dates: 1890-2011

Charles F. Putnik films of University of Northern Colorado Football

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SC155

Archival Services holds one original 16mm film, one miniDV digitized copy and one DVD copy of the following CSC/UNC football games/partial games.


This collection is organized into a single series: Series 1: Films

Dates: 1969 - 1971; Existence: 2006-07-20

Colorado Commission on Higher Education records

 Collection — C001 Box 8 (unprocessed): [Barcode: U185011932618]
Identifier: C001

Materials related to the Colorado Commission on Higher Education between 1965 and 2000, including meeting minutes, reports, financial documents, and statistics on higher education in Colorado.

Dates: 1965 - 2000; Majority of material found within 1965 - 1985

James A. Michener Society records

Identifier: JM034

James A. Michener Society Records contains correspondence, financial records, membership, newsletter, newspaper clippings, photographs, annual conference packages, and other materials related to the history of the organization.

Dates: Existence: 2000 October 30; 1964-ongoing; Majority of material found in dates 1998-2002

Lew Dakan photographs and negatives

Identifier: SC130

Photographs and negatives taken by Lew Daken of the University of Northern Colorado between 1970-1987 and the Chuckwagon Playhouse between 1970-1974.

Dates: 1930 - 1987

Morris Pierce Papers on University of Northern Colorado Buildings and Grounds

Identifier: RG015-S013

Containing materials collected by Morris Pierce while researching his 1988 thesis "A Century of Campus Planning and Construction at the University of Northern Colorado," this collection documents the development of the built environment of the UNC campus including land acquisition and space planning.

Dates: 1889 - 1987; Majority of material found within 1891 - 1980

National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)

Identifier: Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents Created in 1954, the National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education is an organization of colleges and universities, state departments of education, school boards, and teacher and professional groups. Its purpose is to evaluate and accredit institutions involved in the preparation of elementary and secondary school teachers and administrative personnel. It publishes a list of accreditation standards and an annual list of institutions to which it has granted accreditation. The...
Dates: 1943 - 2015; Majority of material found within 1961 - 2015