The University of Utah

country rank  41
world rank  51

Publish your
uniRank University Ranking

University Overview

Founded in 1850, The University of Utah is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Salt Lake City (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Utah. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities, The University of Utah (The U) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: 35,000-39,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. The University of Utah (The U) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 169 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this US higher education organization a least selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Acronym The U
Founded 1850
Colours Crimson and white

University Location

Address 201 Presidents Circle
Salt Lake City (population range: 50,000-249,999)
84112-9008 Utah
United States
T +1 (801) 581 7200
F +1 (801) 585 7864

Study Areas and Degree Levels


Search for courses and programs with the uniRank World Universities Search Engine

Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
Int'l student over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
15,000-17,500 US$
(11,000-12,900 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 80-90%
Admission Office 201 South 1460 East Room 250
Salt Lake City 84112
+1 (801) 581 7281

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 35,000-39,999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to The University of Utah's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities


Year of first Accreditation

1933


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
  • Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International)
  • American Association for Leisure and Recreation (AALR), Council on Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Utah System of Higher Education (USHE)
  • Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU)
  • Open Education Consortium (OEC)
  • National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

Academic Structure


|


Social Media

The University of Utah's Facebook page Facebook

The University of Utah's Facebook page for social networking The University of Utah's Facebook page


The University of Utah's Twitter webpage Twitter

The University of Utah's Twitter webpage for micro-blogging and news updates


The University of Utah's LinkedIn profile LinkedIn

The University of Utah's LinkedIn profile for business and academic networking


The University of Utah's YouTube or Vimeo channel YouTube

The University of Utah's YouTube or Vimeo channel for videos


The University of Utah's Instagram or Flickr account Instagram

The University of Utah's Instagram or Flickr account for photos


Online Courses

The University of Utah's iTunes U channel iTunes U

The University of Utah's iTunes U channel for video lectures and course podcasts. Direct link (iTunes software required)


The University of Utah's open courseware Open Education Consortium

Not reported


Wikipedia Article

Video Presentation

Not available; please submit an official general video presentation of this higher education institution.


Related Resources

Find out rankings and reviews of all Universities in the United States

Search for courses and scholarships with the uniRank World Universities Search Engine

Explore a list of all recognized Universities in North America by country

Errors and Update

Site last updated: Monday, 18 February 2019