College Deliberately: University of Utah

University of Utah is a very large, public, four-year University that emphasizes culture, research and career located in the city of Salt Lake City, UT. It is known for Psychology, Business Administration and Management and Communication.

University of Utah

place 201 Presidents Circle, ROOM 201, Salt Lake City, UT 84112-9008
phone Phone: (801) 581-7200
web Web: http://www.utah.edu/
  • University of Utah is also known as:
    University of Utah, The U


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Institution Accreditation Agency Status First Accredited Next Review
University of Utah Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities Accredited 1933-04-01 2022-10-01
The complete list of accredited programs and locations for University of Utah is available for members.
Accreditors certify that the institution upholds high academic standards, and acts with integrity towards its students. Most institutions are reviewed on a 10-year cycle, with follow-up reviews at the 5-year mark.
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THE UNIVERSITY OF UTAH MISSION STATEMENT The University of Utah fosters student success by preparing students from diverse backgrounds for lives of impact as leaders and citizens. We generate and share new knowledge, discoveries, and innovations, and we engage local and global communities to promote education, health, and quality of life. These contributions, in addition to responsible stewardship of our intellectual, physical, and financial resources, ensure the long-term success and viability of the institution.

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Student Centeredness

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The extent to which the institution’s website emphasizes students, as opposed to research, athletics or other pursuits, compared with peer institutions.

Student Services

Students with disabilities:
5% of students registered with learning or other disabilty.
‘Disability’ can include blindness or visual impairment that cannot be corrected by wearing glasses; hearing impairment (e.g., deaf or hard of hearing); orthopedic or mobility impairment; speech or language impairment; learning, mental, emotional, or psychiatric condition (e.g., serious learning disability, depression, ADD, or ADHD); or other health impairment or problem.

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Bachelor’s degree
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University of Utah is in NCAA Division I-Football Bowl Subdivision. The largest three sports are:
Sport Total Athletes
Football Men’s 131
Lacrosse Men’s 43
Track and Field Indoor Women’s 42

The complete list of sports at University of Utah is available for members.

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Tuition for University of Utah is in the 24.2 percentile of all colleges and universities, which we classify as inexpensive.
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