Utah Valley University (UVU) is a student-centered teaching institution dedicated to building communities of engaged learners by developing its students and employees to be people of integrity who are good stewards of place (their community) and professionally competent in their chosen profession.
UVU's service region includes Utah, Wasatch, and Summit counties. Located near the Wasatch Mountains, many students choose UVU for its ideal location. Others come for access to a dynamic economy, employment and career opportunities. Known for its high moral climate, campus is recognized as one of the safest colleges in the country.. Within 20 miles, you can enjoy winter sports, hiking, mountain biking, water recreation and more.http://www.uvu.edu/visitors/aboutuvu/about_area.html
Utah Valley University is committed to providing a safe working and learning environment for it's employees, students, and visitors. It also seeks to protect its assets; preserve its reputation; and comply with laws, regulations, and agreements. All background checks are conducted in conformity with the Federal Fair Credit Reporting Act, the American with Disabilities Act, and state and federal privacy and antidiscrimination laws. Volunteers that work with minors and/or in security-sensitive areas will also undergo a background checks.
A background check can consist of one or more verification processes, including a criminal background check, employment, credit check, and/or motor vehicle check. The background check may also include the search of public records outside the United States of America.