Steve Robinson

A group of five students study together outside with the University of Utah's Rice Eccles Stadium in the background.

‘The Guarantee’

The new scholarship for valedictorian and salutatorian graduates will offer aid to at least 700 Utah students.


hundreds of students wearing stand close together to form a block U on the University of Utah football field. bottom text reads, "Class of 2025," Office of Orientation and Transition.

University of Utah enrollment numbers smash previous records

Enrollment is up in all categories, first-time freshmen up nearly 20%.


Top stories of 2020: History made at the University of Utah

The U welcomes its largest, most diverse freshman class and sets a record-high enrollment.


History made at the University of Utah

The U welcomes its largest, most diverse freshman class and sets a record-high enrollment.


Block U with fall trees in background

Test-optional expansion

In addition to general admissions, the U goes ACT/SAT test-optional for merit-based scholarships and direct admission programs.


Why the U is making the ACT and SAT optional

The decision recognizes the difficulties many students are encountering in taking the tests due to the COVID-19 pandemic.


row of students taking an exam

University of Utah to drop SAT/ACT test requirements

Standardized test scores will be optional beginning with fall 2021 applicants as part of a two-year pilot study.


New senior AVP for enrollment management

Steve Robinson will lead the university’s efforts to continue the expansion and diversification of its student body and assumes his position on July 15, 2019.