As a student at the U, you'll have more than 80 undergraduate majors to choose from, with nearly as many minors and certificates. Dozens of our academic programs – from computer science to psychology to physics to dance (to name a few) – rank in the top 100 by U.S. News & World Report.
Research is a major component in the life of the U benefiting students as well as the region. The University of Utah is ranked 47th in the U.S. and 87th in the world in the 2014 Academic Ranking of World Universities.
The Career & Professional Development Center is the centralized department at the University of Utah charged with educating students and alumni in the discovery and realization of meaningful careers. Our services develop greater self-understanding, expand awareness of career opportunities, and foster effective job search practices which can be applied throughout a lifetime. We bridge the world of work for students/alumni by building relationships with a variety of employers in a diverse and dynamic workplace.
While academics rule the day, the experiences outside of class is a major part to life at the U. Around campus, extracurricular activities abound with hundreds of clubs and student groups, ranging from the serious and studious (like, the Park Debate Society) to the adrenaline-filled and heart-pumping (see Freeskier Society), with nearly everything in between.
Housing & Residential Education creates an engaging community where students live, learn, and thrive. We develop a sense of belonging, provide opportunities for personal growth, and foster a safe and supportive environment. Our team aims to make the University of Utah feel like home.Housing options including Family Housing, Fraternity or Sorority Housing, or Off-Campus Housing.
The libraries present at University of Utah are:
The University of Utah is honored and excited to be one of the founding institutions of Incheon Global Campus. Students from around the world have convenient access to the University of Utah’s amazing faculty, staff, and academic culture at the University of Utah Asia Campus. The U offers several exciting undergraduate and graduate degrees to students from around the world.
Academics are only part of the story - you're coming to college for the whole student life experience! At the U, that experience ranges far and wide.As an integral part of the University and the community, the Athletics Department complements and supports the overall mission of the University. The Athletics Department seeks to provide the means for all student-athletes to reach their full potential academically and athletically, while also becoming positive contributors to society.
The University of Utah has clubs relating to athletics and recreation, arts and entertainment, academic and professional development, and social/multicultural. ASUU coordinates and supports over 600+ student groups on campus for you to join. We provide funding, advice and more ways for you to find and connect with students that share your interests. To make it easier to search, join or create a club, ASUU has a student group website called OrgSync.
Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, StudyPortals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.