The university’s Wasatch Campus in Heber City, Utah, also offers bachelor degrees in business management and secondary education, as well as associate degrees in accounting, behavioral science, business management, elementary education and general education. Utah Valley University is a university which provides opportunity, promotes student success, and meets regional educational needs.The University builds on a foundation of substantive scholarly and creative work to foster engaged learning. The university prepares professionally competent people of integrity who, as life-long learners and leaders, serve as stewards of a globally interdependent community.
Utah Valley has many courses of study, including a growing number of bachelor's degree programs, it still retains many of its trade and technical school roots. The university currently offers approximately 58 bachelor degrees, 66 associate degrees, 21 certificate/diploma programs, and 2 high-demand master degrees in education and nursing.Financial Aid
UVU provides financial assistance to all eligible students regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability.
The purpose of financial aid is to help eligible students bridge the gap between what the student and their families can be expected to pay and what it will cost to attend college. The University offers a comprehensive and varied program of financial aid. UVU offers the Tuition Payment Plan for students who need short term financial assistance. There are three types of financial aid: loans, work study programs, gift aid.Student Life
Student Life at Utah Valley University engages students socially, encourages civic involvement, and provides opportunities for experiential learning, leadership, and wellness through collaboration with the campus and community. The core of Student Life includes: integrity, respect, accountability, professionalism, diversity, balance, fun and creativity.
The University is home to one of the largest public collegiate ballroom dance programs in the USA. The Ballroom Dance Company is comprised of over 130 members divided into four teams; one touring team, one reserve and two back up teams. The backup teams provide the students with the training and performance skills necessary to meet the demands of the touring team.