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Programs

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UVU Foundation

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800 University Parkway,
MS 111,
Orem, Utah 84058

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Stock and bond gifts are welcomed if they are listed on an exchange daily, regularly traded in over-the-counter markets for which published quotations are available, or shares of a regularly reported mutual fund. For more information about making gifts of stocks or bonds, call:

UVU is currently seeking support for the following important programs. When you make a gift of any amount to the Foundation Scholarship Fund, it is combined with other donor gifts to support students.

If you are interested in supporting any of these programs or would like more information, please contact:

Center for Constitutional Studies
The Center promotes one of the finest undergraduate constitutional studies programs in the nation. Students benefit from rigorous course work examining European and Colonial foundations of American constitutionalism, the political thought and constitution-making of the American founding, and the framing and development of the U.S. Constitution. open site in new tab
Center for the Advancement of Leadership
The Center for the Advancement of Leadership trains UVU students to become leaders. It hosts the Master Mind Lecture Series, the CAL Mentor program, and the L.E.A.D. Program (Learn, Engage, Acquire, and Discover). open site in new tab
Center for the Study of Ethics
UVU is a national leader in ethics education. The Center for the Study of Ethics promotes the interdisciplinary study of ethics through a wide range of programs. It brings prominent speakers to campus for more than 100 events annually and sponsors Ethics Awareness Week and Environmental Ethics Week. open site in new tab
Construction Management Competition
Each year UVU students routinely finish among the top three at the National Association of Home Builders Residential Construction Management Competition. The competition gives students the opportunity to apply skills learned in the classroom to a real construction project by completing a management proposal. open site in new tab
Culinary Arts Institute
The Culinary Arts Institute at UVU offers premier training in culinary arts through a blend of theoretical, practical, and real-world educational experiences. The institute enrolls more than 200 students each year and has an additional 230 students on the wait list. open site in new tab
Engaged Learning
The University strives for engaged learning experiences to be a part of every UVU student’s education. UVU’s engaged learning philosophy includes a strong commitment to meeting the needs of the community, a practice of participatory pedagogy, a strong vocational focus, and a solid relationship with our sponsoring community. open site in new tab
First-Year Experience
UVU’s robust First-Year Experience program includes Freshman Convocation, which welcomes students and their families to the UVU community, and the Freshman Reading Program, which invites students to connect with each other and with President Holland through a book discussion. open site in new tab
Honors Program
UVU’s Honors Program provides highly motivated students with opportunities to realize their intellectual potential through challenging academic experiences and prepares top-performing students for graduate school or advanced careers in business. open site in new tab
Interreligious Studies Programs
Because religion lies at the heart of cultural identity and relationships, the University is committed to finding ways to facilitate dialogue across religious and related ideological lines. open site in new tab
Latino Initiative
UVU’s Latino Initiative has dramatically increased Latino student enrollment through programs such as Prospective Student Services, Freshmen Orientation, Concurrent Enrollment, scholarships, multicultural activities, and Summer Bridge. open site in new tab
Library
In 2008 the University opened a new library to better serve its rapidly growing student body. A Utah County landmark, the library is a monument to UVU’s emerging university status. Its Lakeview Room provides visitors with striking views of Utah Lake and hosts many of the University’s most exclusive events. open site in new tab
Men’s Soccer
UVU was accepted into the prestigious Western Athletic Conference in 2013. As part of its migration to the WAC, UVU has added men’s soccer as a varsity sport. It is the only NCAA Division I men’s soccer team in Utah.
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Rheumatic Rescue Project: Samoa
This international study program takes community health and nursing students to Samoa to teach elementary school children about strep throat and rheumatic fever and to work in hospitals and clinics. open site in new tab
Science Equipment Fund
This fund will help equip the science laboratories in the new Science Building that opened in 2012. open site in new tab
Stephen R. Covey Internship Program
The National Presidential Advisory Board will award this new leadership internship in Washington, D.C., to UVU’s finest students from any discipline. open site in new tab
Wee Care Center Expansion
UVU’s Wee Care Child Care Center provides child care for low-income students, but the small center can only accept a limited number of children. In 2013 UVU broke ground on a major expansion of the Wee Care Center. open site in new tab
Women’s Success Center
The Women’s Success Center aims to increase the number of women who enter UVU and complete degrees or certificates through programs such as academic support, scholarships, advocacy, and personal development. open site in new tab