31,233
Students
Financial aid thermometer
7,637
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

Brigham Young University is a University institution located in Provo, UT, in a suburban setting.

Location & Contact

Address A-153 Abraham Smoot Building
Provo, UT  84602
United States
Contact Dean of Admissions
Email: admissions@byu.edu
Phone: 801-422-2507
Fax: 801-422-0005

Majors & Degrees

Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Logistics, Materials, And Supply Chain Management Checkmark
Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Public Relations, Advertising, And Applied Communication Related Checkmark
Radio, Television, And Digital Communication Related Checkmark
Communications Technologies/Technicians And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Home Furnishings And Equipment Installation Checkmark
Human Development And Family Studies Checkmark
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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Language Interpretation And Translation Checkmark
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Clinical Laboratory Science/medical Technology Checkmark
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Veterinary/animal Health Technology Checkmark
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
Kinesiology And Exercise Science Checkmark
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Geographic Information Science And Cartography Checkmark
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Ceramic Arts And Ceramics Checkmark
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Directing And Theatrical Production Checkmark
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

31,233
Enrolled
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Female Admissions

7,250
Females Applied
3,863
Females Accepted
53%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

5,608
Males Applied
2,875
Males Accepted
51%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

35
Application Fee
3.84
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Essay
Interview
One recommendation

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen December 15th Not reported
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 610 710
SAT Math 600 700
ACT Composite 27 32

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

5,620
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Fees

7,628
Room & board
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Financial Aid

7,637
Avg. Financial Aid Package
6,921
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
5,808
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,060
Avg. Loan Aid
4,398
Avg. Grant Aid
5,017
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
94% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
33%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
2%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

31,233
Total undergrad students
3%
International Students
64%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 5.98%
Black or African American 0.52%
White or Caucasian 82.29%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.28%
Asian 1.89%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.66%
Two or more races 4.03%
Other 1.16%

Gender

Male (51.29%)
Female (48.71%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Disabled housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 19%

Campus Security & Safety

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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton No No No
Baseball No Division 1 Checkmark
Basketball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Cheerleading No Division 1 Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Division 1 Checkmark
Field Hockey Checkmark No No
Football Checkmark Division 1A Checkmark
Golf Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Gymnastics No No No
Lacrosse No Checkmark No
Racquetball Checkmark Division 1 No
Rugby No Checkmark No
Soccer Checkmark Checkmark No
Softball Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving No Division 1 Checkmark
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Track And Field No Division 1 Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Water Polo Checkmark No No
Wrestling Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Cheerleading No Division 1 Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Division 1 Checkmark
Field Hockey No No No
Football Checkmark No No
Golf Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Gymnastics No Division 1 Checkmark
Lacrosse No No No
Racquetball Checkmark Division 1 No
Rugby No No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Softball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Swimming And Diving No Division 1 Checkmark
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Track And Field No Division 1 Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Water Polo Checkmark No No
Wrestling No No No

Faculty

1,840
Total Faculty
20:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 1,256
Part-time - 584
Male - 1,214
Female - 626