36,868
Students
Financial aid thermometer
8,129
Avg. Financial Aid
Non-competitive
Admission Difficulty
88
88%
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

Utah Valley University is a Comprehensive institution located in Orem, UT, in a suburban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 800 West University Parkway
Orem, UT  84058-5999
United States
Contact Mr. Kristopher Coles
Director of Admissions
Email: coleskr@uvu.edu
Phone: 801-863-6368
Fax: 801-863-7229

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Construction Management Checkmark Checkmark
Finance Checkmark
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Hospitality Administration Checkmark Checkmark
Marketing/marketing Management Checkmark
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Construction Trades Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
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Computer Software Engineering Checkmark
Mechatronics, Robotics, And Automation Engineering Checkmark
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Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
Drafting And Design Technology Checkmark
Robotics Technology Checkmark
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
American Sign Language (ASL) Checkmark
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Community Health And Preventive Medicine Checkmark
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Registered Nursing/registered Nurse Checkmark Checkmark
History Associate Bachelors
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Legal Professions And Studies Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Mechanic And Repair Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
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Personal And Culinary Services Associate Bachelors
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Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Precision Production 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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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Political Science And Government Checkmark
Transportation And Materials Moving Associate Bachelors
Airline Pilot And Flight Crew Checkmark Checkmark
Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

11,735
Applied
10,376
Accepted
36,868
Enrolled
88%
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Female Admissions

6,098
Females Applied
5,453
Females Accepted
89%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

5,637
Males Applied
4,923
Males Accepted
87%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

35
Application Fee
3.31
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen August 1st Not reported
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer August 1st Not reported Yes

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

5,036
In-state
15,606
Out-of-state
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Fees

690
Full-time student fees
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Other Payment Considerations

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

Financial Aid

8,129
Avg. Financial Aid Package
7,947
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
8,380
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
2,863
Avg. Loan Aid
1,509
Avg. Grant Aid
5,187
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
96% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
64%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
10%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

36,868
Total undergrad students
2%
International Students
13%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 11.06%
Black or African American 0.82%
White or Caucasian 78.64%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.58%
Asian 1.23%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.83%
Two or more races 1.48%
Other 3.25%

Gender

Male (53.38%)
Female (46.62%)

Campus Life

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Homecoming, Club All-Nighter and Club Rush

Student Services

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Student Organizations

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Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
LDSSA Orem Institute and Center for the Advancement of Leadership

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
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Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Division 1 Checkmark
Basketball No Division 1 Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Division 1 Checkmark
Golf No Division 1 Checkmark
Soccer No No No
Softball No No No
Track And Field No Division 1 Checkmark
Volleyball No No No
Wrestling No Division 1 Checkmark
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball No Division 1 Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Division 1 Checkmark
Golf No Division 1 Checkmark
Soccer No Division 1 Checkmark
Softball No Division 1 Checkmark
Track And Field No Division 1 Checkmark
Volleyball No Division 1 Checkmark
Wrestling No No No

Faculty

1,982
Total Faculty
25:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 696
Part-time - 1,286
Male - 1,227
Female - 755