What's Next

Apply To uvu


Submit Documents


Complete Orientation


Meet Advisor


Register for Class


Pay Tuition


Get ID Card


Apply To UVU

Filling out your application is the first and most important step.

Start Application

Submit documents

Now that you have submitted your application, there are a few more things that we need from you to complete your admission to UVU.

High School Transcripts

To be considered official, high school transcripts need to be submitted in one of the following ways:

  • Emailed directly from the high school to admissions@uvu.edu
  • Mailed directly from the high school to:
    UVU Office of Admissions, MS 106 
    800 W. University Parkway
    Orem, UT 84058-6703
  • Emailed using a secure transcript exchange company (e.g. Parchment) to admissions@uvu.edu
  • Homeschool students must submit a notarized transcript and affidavit of completion of homeschool form.

    Affidavit of Completion of Homeschool

  • GED and Out of Country high school transcripts do not need to come from the school directly, can be emailed, and translation is not required.

College Transcripts

College transcripts will be considered official if they have been issued within the last six months and are submitted in one of the following ways:

  • Emailed directly from the college/university to etranscriptr@uvu.edu using a secure transcript exchange company or certified PDF document.
  • Mailed directly from the college/university in a sealed envelope to:
    Utah Valley University
    Registrar's Office, MS 213
    800 West University Parkway 
    Orem, UT 84058-6703

Test Scores

Math and English placement may be required prior to math or English course registration but are not required for admission to UVU. Placement scores can be submitted in the following ways:

  • Official ACT/SAT scores (usually submitted on high school transcripts)
  • Accuplacer scores (Accuplacer can be taken at any location the test is offered, including UVU Testing Services)
  • Transferable college-level math or English credit
  • English Placement Tool (after being admitted)
  • ALEKS math placement (after being admitted)

Placement testing may be required for students with expired test scores.

ACT/SAT scores will be required for scholarship purposes.

In some cases students will need to submit additional documents. Some of those might include:

  • HB 144 - Utah Code § 53B-8-106 Non-Resident Tuition Exemption Request
  • HB 118 - Utah Code § 53B-8-102 Non-Resident Tuition Exemption Request

HB Applications

*Not all steps are required for every student type. For questions regarding admission steps call 801-863-8000.

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Deferred Admission 

Complete Orientation

Orientation is mandatory for all new students and will introduce you to the tools and resources you need to successfully navigate UVU's campus environment so that you can achieve your academic goals.


Meet academic Advisor

New and prospective students must meet with a counselor or advisor as one of the first steps in the process of beginning their education at UVU. Advisors can assist you from the beginning to the end of your educational process.

Find your Advisor

Register For Class

Now that you have been admitted to UVU, attended orientation, and met with your academic advisor you can then log into myUVU and register for classes. You should become familiar with and utilize myUVU on a regular basis. If you need help learning how to register for classes, you can access registration instructions.

Visit myUVU 

Registration Instructions 

Pay Tuition & Financial Aid

Tuition and Fees

After you have registered for your classes you’re ready to pay your tuition. There are multiple ways to pay and many resources to help.

Pay Tuition


UVU provides incoming students with more than 250 different scholarship options. These scholarships include academic, departmental, athletic, merit, and private. To be considered for the most scholarship opportunities, complete the scholarship application. With some scholarships, you may be required to provide an essay or present additional information.

Financial Aid & Scholarships


Get Your ID Card

Don’t forget your UVU Student ID card.

Your UVU student ID card gives you access to the Testing Center, Library, Student Life and Wellness Center, student activities and athletic events plus it’s also your free UTA Transit Pass!

Upgrade to a FREE PlusCard Student ID and turn your student ID into a no-fee Visa debit card that can be used on and off campus.

Watch this video to learn more about UVU Student ID cards.

Go to the UVU Student ID page to submit your photo and request a student ID card today!


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