"The mark of a serious university is its commitment to the arts. They can move and uplift us to achieve the very best of the human spirit."

Signiture of President Matthew S. Holland

Our Mission

The UVU School of the Arts attracts and retains those with sufficient talent and passion for a career in the Arts and challenges them to hone imagination, creativity, and innovation as they secure the knowledge, skills, and experiences vital to their success. It enlivens, enhances, and enriches UVU and its varied communities through scholarly activities, public exhibits and performances, participation in or with the Arts, and classes about the Arts.

Dean's Office Staff

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Stephen M. Pullen M.F.A.



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Jennifer McCole

Administrative Assistant


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801.863.6820 | GT 605 | MS: 285
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Jim Godfrey M.F.A.

Associate Dean: Academics


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801.863.6190 | GT 605b | MS: 285
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Kevin Goertzen

Assistant Dean: Advancement


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801.863.5760 | GT 604 | MS: 285
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E. Linda Moore M.P.A.

Assistant Dean: Administration


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801.863.6827 | GT 605 | MS: 285
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James George

Area Technician


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801.863.5487 | FA 328 | MS: 285

Production & Performance Services

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Traci Hainsworth M.F.A.

Events Manager


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801.863.6739 | GT 619c | MS: 285
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Jason Warren

Graphic Designer


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801.863.6737 | GT 619b | MS: 285
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Peter Beard

Web Programmer (Part-time)


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801.863.6943 | LC 228 | MS: 217
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Carla Summers

Costume Shop Supervisor


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801.863.7220 | GT 628F | MS: 234
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Kreg Kiggins

Box Office (Part-time)


801.863.6737 | GT 619b | MS: 285
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Isaac Walters

Production & Media Coordinator


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801.863.8434 |GT 605| MS: 234
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Brian D.B. Gibbons

Graphic Designer (Part-time)


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801.863.7558 | GT 619a | MS: 285
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Shauna Lee

Graphic Designer (Part-time)


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801.863.7558 | GT 619a | MS: 285
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Blake Oakey

Social Media (Part-time)


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801.863.5440 | GT 605 | MS: 285
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Anna-Marie McDaniel

Assistant Costumer (Part-time)


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801.863.7220 | GT 628F | MS: 234
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Cristian Bell

Technical Director


801.863.7332 | GT 629 | MS: 234
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Don Parker

Scene Shop Supervisor


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801.863.8056 | GT 637A | MS: 234
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Joe Fox

Assistant Scene Shop Supervisor (Part-time)

801.863.8056 | GT 637A | MS: 234

2016-2017 had 1750+ students and 220+ graduates


The School of the Arts has over 1700 students enrolled in over 20 programs, making it one of the largest arts school/college in the state. Programs are clustered into 4 departments: Art & Design, Dance, Music and Theatrical Arts for the Stage and Screen where students follow the UVU mantra of learning by doing. Graduates go onto careers that include graphic design, commercial music performance, acting, lighting and set design, dance instruction and a host of others. There were over 200 graduates in the School of the Arts last year.

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