Undergraduate Programs

For international students, the move from high school in your home country to a university in the United States can be challenging—a new language, new ways of learning, and a new home.
Our programs ease this transition by combining credit-bearing courses from the first year of your degree with additional support services, instruction tailored to your academic and language level, and cultural experiences, helping ensure your future success.

Flexibility

Flexibility

With the U.S. academic model, you can change majors and explore what interests you, customize your educational experience, and pursue your dreams.

American
Cultural
Experiences

American
Cultural
Experiences

Get to know your new city by going to fun events with the Utah Global group. For instance, cheering on the Utes at a University of Utah basketball game or exploring Salt Lake City.

Dedicated
Support

Dedicated
Support

New students will receive support on all issues—academic and personal—as well as help with practicalities such as airport pickup, opening a bank account, and mobile phone registration. Be fully prepared for your arrival in the United States with visa interview preparation, pre-departure seminars, and help with financial and health forms.

Live,
Learn,
Grow

Live,
Learn,
Grow

Gain the knowledge you need for daily life at the University of Utah and the learning skills required in U.S. classrooms, with this core Utah Global course.

Small
Class Sizes

Small
Class Sizes

You’re given greater individual attention and tailored support with our small class sizes.

Personalized
Guidance

Personalized
Guidance

Give your career a fast start with the Career Accelerator. This two-year program enhances professional skills and offers access to internships for invaluable experience.

Speed up your future career

As a Utah Global student at the University of Utah, you get more than academic, language, and cultural growth. You also gain valuable professional skills that prepare you for a long, rewarding career.
With the Career Accelerator, you’ll receive:

  • Four semesters of professional development and career guidance
  • Skills-based training to prepare for experiential internships in your junior year
  • Unique workshops, real-world experiences, and cross-cultural group work

Pick a track that leads to your future

The Career Accelerator offers five tracks, so you can focus on what’s most helpful for your professional future.

College-
To-Career

College-
To-Career

For students preparing for an internship during college or for their job search once they graduate.

Family
Business
Development

Family
Business
Development

For students interested in pursuing a career strengthening and growing a family-owned business.

Advanced
Degree
Preparation

Advanced
Degree
Preparation

For students who plan to get a postgraduate or doctorate degree after their undergraduate degree.

Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurship

For students who want to start, own, and manage their own business after they get their degree.

Sponsored
Business
Development

Sponsored
Business
Development

For students participating in a corporate sponsorship program. Includes activities customized for that company or industry.

Admissions

The University of Utah offers a simple, streamlined admissions process for international students. Our admissions process includes a variety of outcomes designed to ensure your success inside and outside of the classroom. The admissions outcome that is best for you will depend on your academic qualifications, English-language level, and personal preferences.

Start here to follow your passion.

The University of Utah offers many exciting and highly ranked degree programs. Whatever your career goals are, we’ll help you make the most of your future.