Patrick Jones

Pat Web 2015

Senior Admissions Counselor - Outreach Program

Email:

pjones@sa.utah.edu

Phone:

(801) 581-6213

Recruiting Territories:

Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio; Utah School District: Salt Lake City

Hometown:

Sandy, Utah

Alma Mater:

University of Utah

When did you start working for the Office of Admissions:

July 2008

Best part of your job:  

Helping students navigate the application process and sharing all the great resources the University of Utah has available to them. 

If I didn't work in recruitment, I'd be... 

Skiing as many different places as possible around the U.S. and world.

Favorite U of U fun fact: 

The University of Utah is the oldest University in the western United States. 

Favorite Ute moment/memory: 

Playing rugby for the University of Utah and traveling to Berkeley, California to represent the U in the national championships. 

Most memorable college class: 

My favorite college class was the Spanish course I took in Spain. The course was offered through the Center for Learning Abroad and it was a great way to learn Spanish!

Best part of your job's location: 

I love working on campus because of the academic environment and the beauty of the Wasatch Mountains.

Favorite thing to do in Salt Lake City:  

When the NBA is in season I love to watch the Jazz play at Energy Solutions Arena which is just a quick 10 minute drive from campus. 

Favorite Salt Lake restaurant: 

Wild Grape Bistro has to my favorite Salt Lake restaurant, the food is amazing and it’s really close to campus