Poverty rates are an indicator of how well an economy of any size can provide the economic means to support its citizens.
Utah's public colleges and universities enroll nearly 4,000 additional students for the 2018-19 school year
Mon, 08 Oct 2018
Utah's public colleges and universities are seeing another increase in student enrollment this fall semester.
Tue, 25 Sep 2018
The college access advisor will help students register for college entrance exams, submit college applications, apply for scholarships and financial aid, and connect them to first year experience programs
Tue, 18 Sep 2018
Layton Elementary School kindergarten teacher Anjanette McNeeley was named first runner up
Fri, 14 Sep 2018
Home to nine certified International Dark Sky Parks and countless areas of natural darkness, Utah is quickly becoming one of the most popular states for night sky gazers.
The RISE assessment is a multistage computer adaptive criterion referenced assessment system that includes summative tests for English Language Art (ELA), Mathematics, Science, and Writing.
Thu, 30 Aug 2018
Chef Todd Leonard, Utah Valley University's Culinary Arts Institute department chair, was named the 2018 National Chef of the Year at the American Culinary Federation national convention
Fri, 24 Aug 2018
The Utah Neurodiversity Workforce Program, which started at the University of Utah, strives to help neurodiverse students enter jobs or higher education
WSU's Office of Emergency Management and Planning conducts regular training exercises, with a full-scale event yearly.
Tue, 14 Aug 2018
Come find out what thousands of Davis Tech graduates already know; Technical education from Davis Tech equals success!
Mon, 13 Aug 2018
USU Extension Assistant Professor Zuri Garcia has been working to increase mental health awareness among the Latino community in Clearfield and surrounding cities
The Utah STEM Center and State Board of Education announce plans for 2018-19 STEM School Designation Program
Thu, 09 Aug 2018
The Utah STEM Schools Designation program was developed to define the criteria and elements necessary for a school to create a comprehensive STEM learning environment for their students.
Concurrent Enrollment provides an opportunity for prepared Utah high school students to take college courses and earn both high school credit for graduation and college credit
Tue, 31 Jul 2018
Ten Utah middle- and high-school students placed among the top entries in the nation at the annual National History Day Competition at the University of Maryland, College Park.
Wed, 25 Jul 2018
Southern Utah University has not only found a way to increase its first-year student retention, but continues to build momentum and excitement across campus.
Thu, 05 Jul 2018
Utah Valley University hosted the first national summit focused on a dual-mission model - combining opportunities of a comprehensive four-year university with the vocational programs offered by community colleges.
Fri, 29 Jun 2018
Get the best seat in Cedar City for the annual Independence Day fireworks show and enjoy a night with Southern Utah University Aviation at the T-Bird Hangar Party and Fireworks.
In May 2018, Dr. Gary L. Carlston, president of Snow College, announced his intent to retire in early 2019 after five years as president.
Utah's Career and Technical Education Program Kicks off the Summer with a Multi-Area Conference for Educators
Mon, 18 Jun 2018
The CTE staff at the Utah State Board of Education works diligently to deliver high quality professional development for CTE programs.
Wed, 06 Jun 2018
Check out the Spring issue of USU's Discovery Magazine.
Thu, 31 May 2018
This week, Utah Valley University hosted the first national summit focused on this dual-mission model...
It's no secret that college opens doors to more career opportunities or that, generally, the more education a person receives, the higher their income potential and the lower their chances of unemployment.
Mon, 21 May 2018
Utah State University-Moab nursing students gave pediatric health presentations to fifth graders at Helen M. Knight Elementary, illustrating mastery of subjects by simplifying them for a much younger generation.
Tue, 15 May 2018
The event marks the first phase completion of a newly-installed solar array and new electric vehicle charging stations at the EVR.
Fri, 04 May 2018
The Sorenson Legacy Awards recognizes excellence in arts education in Utah?s public schools.
Mon, 30 Apr 2018
The Utah State Board of Regents has selected Astrid S. Tuminez as the seventh president of Utah Valley University?and the first female president in the university?s history.
Wed, 18 Apr 2018
The knowledge, skills, and behaviors a kindergarten student enters with as they first enroll in school are highly predictive of their future academic outcomes.
Mon, 09 Apr 2018
The report found that Utah women participating in higher education is improving when comparing results by gender in the state since 2011.
Board of Regents appoint Dr. Norm Tarbox as interim president of Weber State University, effective May 1
Mon, 09 Apr 2018
Dr. Tarbox will return to his current role as Vice President for Administrative Services at Weber State after the Board of Regents completes the presidential search and a new president is in place.
Mon, 02 Apr 2018
The Utah Entrepreneur Challenge (UEC) is a statewide, student business-model competition managed by the Lassonde Entrepreneur Institute at the University of Utah.
Fri, 30 Mar 2018
"These projects are a testament to Utah?s innovative spirit," said Ivy Estabrooke, Ph.D., USTAR executive director.
Tue, 27 Mar 2018
After long delays caused by storms and rough seas, NASA on Sunday launched a rocket into space carrying an experiment built by students at Utah State University.
Wed, 21 Mar 2018
Since 1977, the Governor has appointed a student from an institution in the Utah System of Higher Education (USHE) to represent Utah students on the State Board of Regents.
School District reports over 92% graduation rate as well.
Dr. Charles A. Wight, president of Weber State, announced Jan. 18, 2018, that he planned to step down as president effective May 1, 2018.
Thu, 01 Mar 2018
USU's Small Business Development Center reaches out to help entrepreneurs achieve success throughout Utah.
Mon, 05 Feb 2018
80% of Utah high school graduates attended a USHE institution, 11% a Utah private institution, 5% public out-of-state, and 5% private out-of-state.
Thu, 01 Feb 2018
StepUp to Higher Education is Utah?s go-to source for expert college info and guidance on preparing and paying for college
Thu, 04 Jan 2018
A Utahn who invests a year?s worth of tuition in a college education will realize at least a 41% wage increase in the first year working after college.
Fri, 01 Dec 2017
Governor Herbert recently announced 2018 as the Year of Technical Education. This announcement came on the heels of the Governor's announcement of a new IT Education Pathway in Utah.