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Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah
  • Public
    4 year
  • 31.4K
    Full + Part time Students
  • 1:24
    Faculty to Student Ratio
  • 5%
    Transfer Student Ratio
  • $11.5K
    Avg. Financial Aid
Utah Valley University is a comprehensive regional university dedicated to student success through certificates and diplomas. UVU offers a wide array of associate and baccalaureate degrees, and a targeted number of master’s degrees. UVU is committed to preparing students for professional life through engaged learning and participation in serving the needs of the local community, and through the development of productive partnerships with government, civic associations and private industry.
Over 367,500 courses transfer into Utah Valley University
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Founded 1941
Total Faculty 582
Full-Time Undergraduate 16,742
Part-Time Undergraduate 14,663
Transfer Students 1,687
Programs 441 Programs
Courses 4,437 Courses
Equivalencies 367,872 incoming Equivalencies
22,879 outgoing Equivalencies

Financial Information

In-State Tuition $4,786
Out-of-State Tuition $13,518
Books and Supplies $1,414
Federal Loans: Undergrads receiving aid 35%
Federal Loans: Average amount received $6,825
Scholarships & Grants: Undergrads receiving aid 48%
Scholarships & Grants: Average amount received $4,662
  • Scholarships and Financial Aid:
    UVU offers a variety of financial aid options including loans, grants, work study and scholarships.

Information for Transfer In Students

  • Percentage Accepted:
    UVU is an open door institution; all applicants are accepted.
  • Transfer Agreements:
    Check with specific UVU departments for information on existing agreements. Some agreements exist with Mountainland Technical College.

Application Deadlines for Transfer

Fall August 1
Spring December 1

Transfer Application Requirements

  • Official Transcripts:
    UVU requires official transcripts of all previous college and high school work or, if applicable, GED or other certification of high school completion.
  • SAT Scores:
    ACT or SAT scores are required for all applicants under the age of 20.
  • Application Fee:
    The non-refundable application fee of $35 must be paid with credit card at time of submission.
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Transfer Credit Policy

  • Minimum Grade:
    UVU accepts credits from regionally accredited Colleges/Universities as long as the courses taken were college level (considered transferable) and completed with C- grades or better.
  • Credits (Min/Max):
    There is no maximum number of credits or courses that may be transferred from a two-year or four-year institution. Minimum number of credits that transfers must complete at UVU to earn an associate degree is 20 and for a bachelor's degree is 30.
  • Transfer Policy Document:

Utah Valley University

800 W University Parkway
Orem, Utah 84058
United States
Main Phone:
(801) 863-8216
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Transfer Credit Office Contact:
Transfer Credit Office
Admissions Office Contact:
Admissions Office
Last updated on 5/23/2022 by AcademyOne.