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First year students


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All freshmen below 30 credits as well those students who have not completed English and math requirements should meet with their assigned counselor in the First Year Advising Center: 




Deanna Pitts


Portrait of Deanna Pitts
  • AS/AA-Art & Design (A-H)
  • BA/BS-Art & Design (A-H)
  • BA-Art History
  • Art History Minor
  • BFA-Dance/Ballet

Kristy Giles


Portrait of Kristy Giles
  • CC-Art & Design (A-L)
  • AA/AS-Art & Design (Q-Z)
  • BFA-Art & Design/Painting, Drawing, and Printmaking
  • BFA-Art & Design/Photography
  • BFA-Art & Design/Sculpture & Ceramics
  • BA/BS-Art & Design (Q-Z)
  • AS-Dance
  • BFA Dance/Modern
  • AS/AA-Theatre Arts
  • BA-Theatre Arts
  • AAS-Art & Design/Photography

John-David Sorensen


Portrait of John-David Sorensen
  • AAS/BFA – Graphic Design
  • AAS/BFA – Entertainment Design
  • AAS/BFA – Illustration
  • AS/AA – Art & Design (I-P)
  • BA/BS – Art & Design (I-P)
  • BS – Ballroom Dance
  • CC – Art & Design (M-Z)

Clark Slater


Portrait of Clark Slater
  • AS-Music
  • BS/BA-Music
  • BM-Commercial Music
  • BM-Performance
  • CP-Music Technology
  • Minor-Music
  • CP-Theatre Technology
  • BFA-Theatre Arts

Andrea Calaway


Andrea Calaway
  • BS- Art Education
  • BS-Dance Education
  • BS-Music Education
  • BS-Theatre Education

Student Success in the School of the Arts

Student Success is our business. SOA advisors are experts in SOA curriculum, UVU policy, and campus resources. We are here to help you navigate your college experience. Whenever you are not sure what to do next, ask your academic advisor.
You can learn more about what student success means in the School of the Arts


Not sure who to see or have general questions?

Phone: 801.863.5397

In Person: GT 630

Hours: Monday to Friday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm