Uncover the Secrets of Human Behavior With Us

Embark on a genuine journey into behavioral science at UVU, where our students explore the complexities of human and animal behavior. We offer diverse paths, including certificates, undergraduate degrees, and graduate programs in anthropology, family science, psychology, social work, and sociology.

Your UVU adventure into behavioral science begins here, where everyone is embraced for who they are!



CHSS Graduation Convocation Ceremony

Humanities and Social Sciences Convocation

Date: May 3, 2024

Time: 2:00 pm

Location: UVU Orem Campus, UCCU Center

Personalized ceremony for the College of Humanities and Social Sciences, where graduates are honored and hear from speakers.

Graduation Information   

Degree Minors
Bachelor Degrees
Master's Degrees

With bachelor’s degrees (120 credits), associate degrees (60 credits), certificates (15-32 credits), and minors (18-21 credits), there's something for everyone!

Student Testimonials


At UVU, professors prioritize genuine learning over test scores. They understand that mastering the material matters more in your career. A transformative educational experience awaits.

Dan Haycock

Dan Haycock

Behavioral Science

UVU changed my trajectory. From LA streets to advocacy, my journey's been shaped by educators who believed. Now, Pueblo Coffee's my dream, a space for all. UVU: Where hope turns to reality. Join the journey.

Antonio Castillo

Antonio Castillo

Behavioral Science

UVU has been my beacon of hope. From Liberia's war-torn streets to a nurturing community in America, I found mentors, support, and a home at UVU. Here, I'm not just surviving but thriving with passion, compassion, humor, and style. UVU: Where every story matters.

Hannah Momoh

Hannah Momoh


From dance dreams to volleyball triumphs, UVU became my home. With grit and determination, I turned bench time into awards and honors. Now, I'm pursuing my MBA, fueled by the spirit of 'extraordinary.' UVU: Where every journey finds its extraordinary.

Kazna Tarawhiti Tanuvasa

Kazna Tarawhiti Tanuvasa



Unlock Your Personal Roadmap to Success

Begin a thrilling academic adventure with your behavioral science advisor! Immerse yourself in tailored support and conquer behavioral science.

Don't delay — schedule now for an epic quest to unleash your academic brilliance!

Find your advisor  
Advisor Cindy Lau

"Being a UVU advisor is my passion. Guiding you through challenges, discovering strengths, and achieving goals fuels my joy. Let’s make your university experience unforgettable. I’m here for you every step of the way!"

– Cindy Lau, Academic Advisor
College of Humanities and Social Sciences



Immerse yourself in hands-on opportunities and delve into behavioral science research at UVU.

Student Research

Become an active member of our inclusive and dynamic family science community.

Family Science Club

Foster connections and personal growth within UVU's passionate psychology community.

Psychology Club

Discover the diverse expertise within our behavioral science department.

Faculty and Staff

Elevate family success through UVU's Stronger Families Project. Engage in transformative learning experiences.

Stronger Families

We offer affordable, quality therapy to the community and UVU students. Staffed by advanced graduate students under licensed faculty.

Community Clinic