College of Science Departments


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Earth Science

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Exercise Science

Exercise Science and Outdoor Recreation Learn More

Mathematical and Quantitative Reasoning

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Meet our Students 

Alanys Benitez


"Being at UVU is the best
opportunity I ever had ..."

Meet our Faculty

Dustin Shipp
Assistant Physics Professor


"I also love being a part of making sure everyone has a place at UVU."

Hands-on, engaged learning in the College of Science


News and Events

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UVU Alum Soars!

Alumna Jennifer Muir and 24 other teachers from across the nation left Earth as part of a NASA-affiliated teacher-training program.

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UVU MATH Prep Course leads to Student Success

UVU is using ALEKS PPL (Placement Preparation and Learning) to help students feel better prepared for their first semester of college.

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Biomechanics Research

In the sport of golf, the ability to hit the ball farther is never a bad thing. Thanks to research conducted by Utah Valley University’s Professor Tyler Standifird and his students, there may be a new answer for adding length to your tee shot.

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NSF Grant

UVU is pleased to announce that the UVU College of Science has been awarded nearly $1.5 million by the National Science Foundation (NSF).

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Synapse Magazine

The Summer 2021 Synapse is our annual publication for College of Science students, faculty, staff, alumni and community designed to keep everyone aware of all the amazing things that happened in 2020-2021.

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Tyler Standifird Spotlight

UVU’s own Dr Tyler Standifird has research work featured on

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Community Partnership

UVU partners with Eagle Mountain and Facebook to build a park that brings the heavens closer to Earth. 

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College of Science students are in high demand, even with COVID. Science graduates are in high demand in the STEM industries in Utah and the US.

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