Welcome to the Utah Valley University Application How-To Guide! We know this year has been unusual. However, that doesn't mean your college search has been canceled. That is where we come in. Think of the UVU Admissions Counselors as your personal sidekick while you complete the UVU admissions application. Through these video tutorials, they will guide you through each step of the application with answers to all of the most common questions. If you still have questions after going through the how-to videos, please feel free to reach out to the team. We are here to help!

Important Deadlines

  • Scholarship Deadline: March 1
  • Fall Semester Admissions Deadline: August 1
  • Spring Semester Admissions Deadline: December 1

Scholarships to Consider

  • GreenLight Scholarship: Helps to bridge the gap between what a Pell Grant covers and what you still owe for tuition.
  • Reach Scholarship: Awards scholarships throughout your time at UVU as you complete specific milestones towards graduation.



When you are ready, click below to begin the Utah Valley University Admissions Application. 



Step through this in-depth video guide on how to complete the UVU admissions application. You can also download a PDF version of these instructions below.

UVU Admissions Application Guide PDF

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Admissions Counselor Elizabeth Bowen takes you through some important information to consider about the application before you get started. Specifically she discusses what to do if you are a concurrent enrollment student, how to get started with the application, and more!

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Pages 1 & 2 | Personal Information

Admissions Counselor Karli Rasmussen takes you through the first and second page of the application which deals with your personal information. 

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Page 3 | Academic Plans and History

Admissions Counselor Nate Horrocks takes you through the next section of the application that deals with your academic plans moving forward and what you have done already. 

Learn more about majors at UVU

Learn more about deferring your admissions

#AnticipatedEntryTerm #DeferredAdmissions #ProgramOfStudy #HighSchoolName


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Page 4 | Residency

Admissions Counselor Charles Mace takes you through the section of the application where we gain a greater understanding of your resident status. Residency status determines the amount of tuition you will pay while a student at Utah Valley University, so make sure to fill this out correctly.

Learn more about residency

#Residency #ActivityList #Identification


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Pages 5 & 6 | Emergency Contact and Other

Admissions Counselor Carrie Chappell will take you through the fifth and sixth pages of the application which will help us to learn more about who to contact in an emergency and a few additional pieces of information.

Learn more about the UVU Open House

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What's Next

Admissions Counselor Jesse Timoteo takes you through the next steps to complete now that you have submitted your UVU Admissions Application. Specifically he discusses, what documentation to submit and how to submit it, completing orientation, and meeting with your Academic Advisor.

Learn more about what's next

#Transcripts #Advisor #Orientation


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