There is still time to apply to the University of Utah. Students who met the February 1, 2019 deadline will receive their admissions decision combined with their scholarship award (if applicable) on March 1, 2019. Students can use the application tracker to see if/when materials are received and to review their admission status after the notification deadline.
The University of Utah Office of Admissions is hosting several admitted student receptions for in-state and out-of-state students. Admitted students should watch for an email from the University of Utah letting them know when we’ll be in their area.
Students who are interested in applying to the University of Utah for Fall 2020 should be aware that the new priority application date is November 1, 2019.
New Student Orientation
New Student Orientation (NSO) is an exciting time to meet with other new students, staff, and faculty who are all excited to welcome students to the university family. Students learn about general education experiences, graduation requirements, healthy relationships, and university traditions. NSO, for first time freshmen starting in Fall 2019, is an overnight program required for all new students. Registration opens January 28, 2019 at orientation.utah.edu. Sessions will fill up quickly so register soon!
Utah Launches Invest in U InitiativeInvest in U is a pilot program designed to help students pay education-related costs so they can complete their degrees faster and launch their professional careers. Read more about Invest in U.
Apply now to receive a one-year scholarship that covers the cost of a double room in Heritage Commons, a plan 18 meal plan, and the housing application fee (approximately a $10,400 value). The scholarship is intended to provide an opportunity for traditionally underrepresented groups the experience to live on campus. The scholarship deadline is February 28, 2019.
ACCESSACCESS provides aspiring women, from a wide variety of backgrounds, with a supportive path into STEM majors and careers through a scholarship award, first year learning experience, and an extensive network that fosters academic success throughout their undergraduate education. Learn more and apply for the ACCESS Scholarship today ($4,500 Incoming Freshmen, $3,500 Transfer students).
Students can enter for a chance to win $30,000 in cash and prizes. The Utah H.S. Entrepreneur Challenge is a business-idea competition for students ages 14-18 throughout Utah. The competition encourages high school students to explore innovation and entrepreneurship. Registration deadline is February 28, 2019.
Honors Choice Days
Passageways to Law is a special event for students interested in a legal career. The event is free and includes lunch. Students have the opportunity to hear about legal issues and the practice of law, participate in a scavenger hunt, talk to current students and professors, and take part in a mock law school class.
Friday, February 22, 2019
12:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Spring Group Campus Tours
The conference is an annual educational and leadership conference that brings together high school students from all across Utah. In addition to academic resources access, students also attend critical learning workshops on Asian and Asian American issues, current events, social justice, and self-identity.
Thursday, February 29, 2019
8:00 am – 2:00 pm
U Develops First Dark Sky Studies Minor in the U.S.
Dark sky studies is an emerging field that explores the impacts of artificial light at night and the loss of our night skies through a broad range of disciplines. Housed in the College of Architecture + Planning, the minor is open to all students across the university. Read more…
Save the Date!
Apply for on-campus housing for Fall 2019 starting February 9, 2019.
Red, White & U day April 6, 2019.
Confirm your intent to enroll and pay your enrollment deposit by May 1, 2019.
Common App coming this summer
New priority application date November 1, 2019
The Center for Ethnic Student Affairs (CESA) has several upcoming High School Conferences for different organizations during the Spring 2019 semester.
Movimiento Estudiantil Chicanx De Aztlan (MEChA)
February 27, 2019
Pacific Islanders Student Association (PISA)
March 6, 2019