201 South 1460 East, Room 250 S. Salt Lake City, UT 84112 801-581-7281
About University of Utah
  • Year of Foundation 1850
  • Size of Campus 1535 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master, Post Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 22,661
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 45% 55% 21%OUS
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State 3,948 in-state, 12,298 out-of-state
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee $45
  • Enrollment No. 20,983
The University of Utah (also referred to as The U, the U of U or Utah) is a public, coeducational research university in Salt Lake City, Utah, United States. As the state's flagship university, Utah offers more than 100 undergraduate majors and more than 90 graduate degree programs. Graduate studies include the S.J. Quinney College of Law and the School of Medicine, Utah's only medical school. As of 2011, there are 23,371 undergraduate students and 7,448 graduate students, for an enrollment total of 30,819; with 84% coming from Utah and 6% coming from foreign countries.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of frats 8
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 8
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Redfest, Men's Football, Men's Basketball, Women's Basketball, Women's Gymnastics, Black Awareness Month, Women's Week, Brown Bag Series, Green Bag Series, Red Butte Garden Workshops, Movie Night, Greek Week, Music Lounge,
  • Number of students in fraternities 8
  • Percent students who are frat members 1%
  • Number of honor societies Beta Alpha Psi, Beta Gamma Sigma, Chi Epsilon, Eta Sigma Phi, Kappa Tau Alpha, Omicron Delta Epsilon, Alpha Nu Sigma, Tau Beta Pi, Sigma Tau Delta, Kappa cron Nu, Pi Delta Phi, Gamma Theta Upsilon, Delta Phi Alpha, Sgma Phi Omega, Beehive Honor Society, Ph
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of sororities 7
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Bahai Campus Associaton, The Bridge, Campus Crusade for Christ, Chabad on Campus, The Cleft, Graduate Christian Fellowship, Intervarsity Christian Fellowship, LDSSA, Lumen: A Community of Faith Living the Questions, Muslim
  • Other on-campus organizations 0%
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 1%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) African Student Union, American Indian Science and Engineering Society, Asian American Student Association, Association of Minority Medical Students, Black Student Union, Bosnian-Herzegovinian Student Organization (BHSO), C
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Salt Lake City (5)
  • Distance to nearest train Salt Lake City (3)
  • Distance to nearest bus Salt Lake City (3)
Student Housing
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 11%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 30
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 28%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 18%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 0%
  • Number of students using college housing 8%
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (52%), sorority housing (5%), fraternity housing (4%), apartments for married students (19%), apartment for single students (11%), special housing for disabled students (9%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 43%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
Campus Services
  • Number Of Books in Library 3,038,589
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 7,910
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of e-books 103,932
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 500
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Subscriptions 31,904
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 5,000
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help math
  • Computer Courses No
  • Library Facilities 100%
  • Number Of Microforms 2,994,607
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 300
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Museums Babcock Theatre,Kingsbury Hall,Museum of Fine Arts,Museum of Natural History,Pioneer Theatre,Red Butte Garden & Arboretum, Marriot Center for Dance, Gardner Hall
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 1,825,469
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 167
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Internet Access Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 47%
  • Student Employment Federal
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs KPMG, IBM, Deloitte & Touche
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 17%
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 5,958
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Metropolis