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How long has Dr. Matthew S. Holland served as president of Utah Valley University?


Dr. Holland was installed as president of Utah Valley University on June 1, 2009, and is in his ninth year of service.


When is President Holland’s last day at UVU?


President Holland’s last day as UVU President will be sometime in early June 2018.


What are President Holland’s plans for UVU between now and when he leaves?


President Holland will continue to serve and pursue institutional priorities as president of UVU until early June 2018. Anyone who knows him will tell you he will push ahead tenaciously until the very last moment. He will also work hand-in-hand with the University’s talented and dedicated leadership team, faculty, and staff to ensure UVU’s continued success and a smooth and successful transition to his successor.


Will President Holland return to UVU after he finishes serving as an LDS mission president?


While President Holland hopes to continue to contribute to UVU’s success as a private citizen, he has no plans to return to any official UVU position.


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