The University of Utah (also referred to as the U, the U of U, or Utah) is a public coeducational space-grant research university in Salt Lake City, Utah, United States. As the state's flagship university, the university offers more than 100 undergraduate majors and more than 92 graduate degree programs. Graduate studies include the S.J. Quinney College of Law and the School of Medicine, Utah's only medical school. As of Autumn 2012, there are 24,840 undergraduate students and 7,548 graduate students, for an enrollment total of 32,388; with 83% coming from Utah and 9% coming from foreign countries. Just over 10% of students live on campus
The university is part of the Utah System of Higher Education. As of 2009, the university's endowment is US$668 million. The colleges at the university are:
College of Architecture and Planning
College of Dentistry
College of Education
College of Engineering
College of Fine Arts
College of Health
College of Humanities
College of Mines & Earth Sciences
College of Nursing
College of Pharmacy
College of Science
College of Social & Behavioral Science
College of Social Work
David Eccles School of Business
Office of Undergraduate Studies
S.J. Quinney College of Law
School of Medicine
In addition to the departments in these colleges, there are a number of interdisciplinary academic programs.
Nonresident Academic Full Tuition Scholarship
A scholarship for high academic nonresident high school seniors who will be entering freshmen, based on cumulative GPA and ACT/SAT scores.
Financial Aid and Scholarships (93)
Fulltime Status, Merit
No separate scholarship application required. Complete the admission process by December 1.
Financial Aid and Scholarships Office, 801-581-6211
Annual Award: Full nonresident tuition (fees not included) up to and including 18 hours per semester awarded for a maximum of 8 semesters or until the student receives a baccalaureate degree, whichever comes first.
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