Fees and Fines

Last Update: June 14, 2012

The UVU Library has established, in addition to the schedule for lost or damaged items, the following schedule of fines for overdue materials as well as fees for other services provided by the UVU Library.

Patrons with responsibility for material in any format which is more than 60 days overdue are also responsible for any and all collection and/or court costs incurred by the Library in its efforts to secure the return of the material.



Item Grace Period
First Day After Grace Period Ends
Second Day After Grace Period Ends Maximum Fine
Music CDs, CD-ROMs, Multimedia Kits* 3 days $2.00 $.25 per day $5.00
Books, Browsing Books 3 days $2.00 $.25 per day $5.00
Career Resources 3 days $2.00 $.25 per day $5.00
Children's Books 1 day $0.50 $.25 per day $5.00
Maps* NONE $1.00 per day $1.00 per day $25.00
Reference Books 1 day $0.50 $.25 per day $5.00
Reserve* † NONE $2.00 per hour $2.00 per hour $50.00
Videocassettes and DVDs* 1 day $2.00 $1.00 per day $25.00

* Items that are fragile or in high demand must be returned to the Circulation Desk. These items are marked with a book drop warning sticker. Book drop fees are $5.00.

† During the last two weeks of the fall and spring semesters, any 2, 3, or 4 hour reserve items kept overnight will accrue a fine equal to the cost of the item. These fines will not be waived.



Copies: $0.05 per page. If enlargement or reduction is required by the patron, the per page fee applies to each step in that process. Enlargement and reduction is not an exact science and may take several pages.

Computer printouts: 200 free black and white copies, then $0.05 per page. Color copies are $0.20. This fee applies to all materials printed by campus printers, including those in the Library.

Contact Us

  • Circulation Desk: (801) 863-8886