A Worldwide Top 100 Research University
The University of Utah (the U), founded in 1850, is a comprehensive, world-renowned, public research university and a member of the Pac-12 athletic conference. Total student enrollment exceeds 31,000. The University of Utah ranks among the world’s top 70 research universities (Center for World University Ranking, 2015). Students can choose from over 100 undergraduate majors, and more than 90 graduate degree programs with several degree programs are now offered online.
University of Utah Accreditation Information
The University of Utah has continuously maintained accreditation through the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU) since 1933. Accreditation through NWCCU means that the institution meets the Commission’s established standards of educational quality and effectiveness.
- More information about the University’s general accreditation
- The University also provides program specific accreditation