FAST FACTS
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Location:Orem
Setting:Urban
Population:93,176
Enrollment:30,630
On Campus:0%
Language:English
Calendar:Semester
Approximate:
  • Fall 08/26-12/19
  • Spring 1/6-5/1

Tuition & Payments
PLAN A: EVEN
You will pay in-state/in province tuition/fees directly to your host campus.
EVEN - Host campus accepts no more students than it sends out.

PLAN B: EVEN
You will pay your normal tuition/fees to your home campus.
EVEN - Host campus accepts no more students than it sends out.

Estimated Per Semester
Costs For Plan A Tuition & Fees:
$2,635

Estimated Per Semester
Costs For Room And Meals:
$3,600

Additional Information
Receive From Canada
N/A

Campus Diversity
82%Caucasian
1%African American
8%Hispanic
2%Asian American
1%Native American
2%International
4%Other


Campus Links
Home Page
Catalog
Outgoing Students
Incoming Students

NSE Links
Policies & Procedures
Campus Detail Info
Member Campus Links

How to Apply
Applications are submitted through your home campus coordinator.
Find Your NSE Office


Utah Valley University is located in Orem, Utah, 45 miles south of Salt Lake City. UVUís campus is recognized as one of the safest universities in the country. Within 20 miles, students enjoy skiing, hiking, mountain biking, water recreation and more. Utah Valley University was established in 1941. Today, the University has more than 29 buildings for classrooms, labs, research and administrative uses. The University has over 32,000 students, representing 32 different countries and all 50 of the United States. And with small class sizes, instruction at UVU is delivered on a personal level where students work alongside instructors both in and outside the classroom. US News & World Report ranks UVU among the top four comprehensive four-year public institutions in the West. UVU is continually expanding its academic offerings to meet the demands of students and the community. With more than 54 bachelor degree options, and three new masters degrees UVU offers something for everyone.

Programs
Undergraduate Majors Open to NSE Students
Aerospace Sciences: Aviation Studies

Anthropology: Forensic Anthropology

Architecture: Interior Architecture

Art/Design/Fine Art: Art, Digital Arts, Theater Art, Visual Arts

Athletics: Exercise Science

Biological Sciences: Biology/Life Science, Biotechnology, Botany/Plant Sciences, Forensic Biology

Business: Accounting, Administrative Systems Management, Business, Finance/Banking, Management, Marketing

Chemistry: Chemistry, Forensic Chemistry

Communications: Audio Production Technology, Communication, Film, Interpersonal and Public Communication, Journalism, Mass Communication, Multimedia, Writing/Editing

Consumer and Family Studies: Child Consumer and Family Studies, Family Studies

Criminal Justice: Criminal Justice, Forensic Investigation, Legal Studies

Earth Sciences: Earth Science, Geology

Economics: Economics

Education: Communications, Early Childhood, Educational Studies, Elementary Education, Junior High/Middle School, Junior High/Middle School Mathematics, Kindergarten Education, Mathematics, Music, Physical Education, Secondary Education

Engineering: Computer Engineering, Drafting and Design, Engineering, Software Engineering

English: English

Environmental Studies: Fire Science

Food Science: Culinary Arts

Foreign Language: Spanish

Forestry: Biotechnology

General Studies: Humanities

Geology: Geology

Health and Safety Sciences: Community Health, Dental Hygiene, Exercise Science, Health Education, Nursing

History: History

Hospitality and Tourism: Hospitality Management

Industrial Studies: Construction Management

Information Studies: Applied Computer Science, Computer Science, Computer Technology, Information Systems, Information Technology, Robotics

Mathematics: Mathematics

Performing Arts: Dance, Music, Music Theory and Composition, Performance, Theater Arts/Drama, Theater Production

Philosophy/Religious Studies: Philosophy

Physics: Physics

Political Science: Political Science

Pre-Professional : Law Pre-Professional

Psychology: Behavioral Science, Chemical Dependency/Addiction Studies

Recreation: Recreation

Sociology/Social Work: Social Work

Speech Pathology and Audiology: Deaf Studies

Technology: Automotive Technology, Computer Engineering Technology, Computer Technology, Construction Technology, Design Technology, Diesel Technology, Electronics Technology, Graphic Communications Technology, Information Systems Technology, Mechanical Technology, Robotics Technology, Technology Studies

Theater: Performance and Directing

Closed Programs
Nursing, Dental Hygiene, and Elementary Education programs are closed. Students can take classes in Business Management & Integrated Studies if they have prerequisites.

Special Options
Honors Access: Yes

Conditions
GPA and Other Academic Requirements
  • No students accepted from NSE members within my own state
  • 3 GPA
  • None.
Exchange Preferences
  • Full-year exchange Accepted
  • Single term exchange Accepted
Mid-Year Exchange (Exchange that begins with the Spring/Winter Term)
  • Available
Graduate and Post-Baccalaureate Students
  • No graduate students
Summer Exchange
  • Plan A/B with full-term enrollment
International Students (Visa Students)
  • Will not accept
Tuition/Fees
  • Fees are subject to change without notice.
  • Two semesters = one academic year
  • Three quarters = one academic year
Tuition and Fees Per Semester - Plan A Students
  • Figures are current as of 8/14/2014.
  • Estimated cost: $2,635.
  • Expect 5-15% increase for the subsequent academic year.
  • Figures are based on 15 hours. Actual costs may be greater or less depending upon your actual enrollment.
  • Figures do not include costs you will incur for course specific enrollment (e.g., laboratory courses, student teaching, studio art)
  • See below for credit hour restrictions and/or miscellaneous fees applicable to Plan A students.
Tuition and Fees - Plan B Students
  • No tuition/fees are paid to the host campus.
  • Figures do not include costs you will incur for course specific enrollment (e.g., laboratory courses, student teaching, studio art)
  • See below for credit hour restrictions and/or miscellaneous fees applicable to Plan B students.
Maximum Credit Hours Per Semester
  • Plan A: 18 ($175 per additional hour)
  • Plan B: 18 ($175 per additional hour)
Miscellaneous Fees - Per Semester
Figures are current as of 8/14/2014.

Purpose Amount Period Plan Status
Application Fee: $35 Year Plan A & B Mandatory

Financial Aid
Plan A
For Plan A U.S. students, aid is awarded by and disbursed from your host campus. Students apply for federally funded financial aid by using the FAFSA code of their host campus. Host campuses award aid to incoming Plan A students on a first-come, first-served basis as long as funds are available. Ask your home campus NSE coordinator if your campus awards aid to their own outgoing students. If so, do not apply for aid from your host campus.

For eligible Plan A applicants U.S. federal financial aid may be available in the following programs:

  • Pell
  • CWS
  • Perkins
  • SEOG
  • DL
  • Plus
Use FAFSA CODE: 004207

Plan B
For Plan B students, aid is awarded by and disbursed from your home campus.

Room/Meals
  • Figures are current as of 8/14/2014.
  • Expect 5% or more increase for the subsequent academic year.
  • Figures are based on the average room and meal plan selected by NSE students. Actual costs may be greater or less depending upon your selected room type and meals.
  • Two semesters = one academic year
  • Three quarters = one academic year
On-Campus Housing Per Semester
  • Not available
Off-Campus Housing
  • Appoximate monthly cost: $400
  • Proximity to campus: Walking Distance
Meal Plans Per Semester
  • Meal plans are not available.


All data in this document is the responsibility of the campus and has been provided by the campus NSE coordinator.