Frequently Asked Questions
Utah Educational Savings Plan
For 2017 Utah taxpayers will receive a five percent tax credit on contributions up to $1,920 in contributions, equaling $96 per qualified beneficiary in filing singly. For Utah residents who file a joint return, the five percent credit applies to a maximum contribution of $3,840, equaling $192 per qualified beneficiary. The beneficiary must be designated on the UESP account before the beneficiary's 19th birthday to qualify for the credit.
Utah Higher Education Resources
Utah Navajo Trust Fund
UNTF receives 37.5% of the 12.5% oil royalties from 16 leases northeast of Montezuma Creek (62.5% from this area and 100% from Aneth, Red Mesa, and Mexican Water goes to the Navajo Nation). UNTF administers these funds for use in common for Utah Navajo communities and families for various programs such as higher education financial aid, water lines, sewer lines, power lines, housing, renovation, additions, and other chapter projects.
Utah System of Higher Education
Anyone who wants to pursue higher education in Utah can get valuable information at this site. Find out about Utah institutions, planning, Board of Regents, student information, academic programs, planning, financial aid, and much more.