The Emergency Services Building is currently open. Due to COVID-19 a mask is required at all times while in the building.

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Please contact us for assistance or any questions you may have.

Emergency Services department operating hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Methods of contact:
Emergency Services & Academic Assistance, 801-863-7798,

UFRA, 801-863-7709,


Online Degree Option

Designed to help students earn a bachelor's degree in Emergency Services Administration remotely while starting their career. This option also provides the extra education needed to advance into leadership positions.

High Pass Rates

On the paramedic national exam, our students scored an average of 12 percent higher than the national average. The paramedic program provides students with the materials and experiences to succeed now and in the future.

State of the Art Facilities

Access to fire trucks, live-fire drills, ambulances, and the Utah Fire and Rescue Academy provides students with a unique learning environment.


Emergency Administration


Emergency Medical



Become a leader for when emergencies happen

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UVU ES stackable certificates allow you to achieve credentials and certifications incrementally on your way toward a degree. Graduate with certificates in EMT and AEMT,  then choose an emphasis in emergency management, emergency medical, or fire. After completing the physical, hands-on requirements, finish your degree online while you start your career.

Meeting with advisors can help to determine the best academic path for you to reach your desired career. Advisors are willing to help you determine class schedules, answer career and educational questions, and help you find internships.

Stackable Certificates



"The closeness is very uncommon in these types of programs and it’s really something that’s unique about UVU. That culture comes from the top down, and it never goes away.” - Mat Goebel, M.D.


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