You Belong Here – Out of State

You Belong Here!

What does it take to make an impact? To achieve the impossible?

At the University of Utah, we believe it’s more than a degree. It’s a vibrant spirit that can only be found on this campus. One that can be felt in the hearts and minds of all who are here.

We are ready to tackle problems, to think differently and define what’s possible. We will never stop pushing for progress or striving to better ourselves, to better the state of Utah, and to better the world.

At the University of Utah, you will find the fuel to illuminate your abilities. So claim your potential. Then amplify it.

We’ll be with you every step of the way.

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Experience the PAC-12Enjoy a big school experience at the foot of the Wasatch mountains

The U is a NCAA Division 1 school and proud to be a member of the Pac-12 Conference. Representing the Western United States, the Utah Utes consistently place in the top rankings for all 19 of its varsity sports. We’re also proud that our U of U Athletics boasts a graduation rate of 94%, second only to our fellow Pac-12 member, Stanford University.

The MUSS is a MUST!
During football season, cheer with 5000 of your fellow U students in the Mighty Utah Student Section (MUSS)! ESPN ranks the U’s MUSS as one of the Top 5 College Student Sections in the nation.

College is about COMMUNITY
We are a welcoming, diverse community with over 600+ student clubs and organizations plus a location second to none. Bottom line, there are limitless ways to find your place and your community at the U. Try new things, explore new spaces, find the people and places that resonate with you.

Your Own backyardEnjoy the great outdoors with hiking, skiing and snowboarding trails right off campus

Nestled in the foothills of Salt Lake City and the Wasatch Front---the U is blessed with a location like no other campus on earth.

Many of the 100+ miles of hiking, walking and biking trails in the area originate on our campus!

No matter which way you look, there are always the mountains. And the city’s nightlife. And 222 days of sunshine.
And the great outdoors. And the greatest snow. And...


7 world-class ski resorts within 30 minutes of Salt Lake City.

#2 hottest city for start-ups. Inc 2019

SLC area has over 100 miles of hiking and biking trails for all skill levels.

Top 5 healthiest cities in U.S. Sperling’s BestPlaces 2019

America’s 25 best cities for young professionals. U.S. News 2019

Get to know the UQuick facts about the University of Utah

Fall 2020 Freshman Class - The largest and the most diverse freshman class in the history of the U.


Majors, Minors, and Certifications


student-to-faculty ratio, the lowest among Utah public institutions


Highest Graduation rate of any public university in Utah.

Diverse Student Body

U students are from every state and 25 countries around the world.

A degree from the University of UtahWorth the investment. Worth the outcome.


Graduates’ avg. starting salary ($18,000 more than any other Utah public university).


of students have full time job offers at graduation


U alumni network found in every state and around the world.

Top Tier

World class faculty including Nobel Prize winners

Lowest Tuition in the PAC-12

We are committed to ensuring financial challenges do not stand in your way of attending college.
71% of U students receive some form of financial aid.


We’re committed to you, your dreams, your goals, your degree.

We pledge to help you graduate with the support of dedicated learning communities, experienced mentors and advisors, an individualized “Plan to Finish” for you, and deeply engaged learning experiences.

And here’s our plan….


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