About the Area

About the Wasatch Area

The Wasatch Campus is located in beautiful Wasatch County near Heber City, Utah, about 15 miles south of Park City and just 30 minutes from Provo or Salt Lake City. The campus is a great location for students wishing to continue their education or for those new to college life. With its picturesque location in the hub of the Wasatch Mountians and at the edge of Deer Creek Reservoir, Heber Valley offers world-class outdoor recreation year round. Whether you enjoy hiking, biking, skiing, swimming, or fishing, the valley is a terrific fit for any outdoor enthusiast. For those that enjoy the outdoors there are also plenty of activities to choose from, such as concerts, art festivals, theaters, and restaurants. The area hosts several points of interest including the Utah Olympic Park, Sundance Resort (home of the Sundance Film Festival), four ski resorts and several golf courses.