University of Utah
is located in
Salt Lake City,
situated at the foot of the Wasatch Mountains.
Salt Lake City is the hub of a large metropolitan area,
with a population of approximately a million people.
itself is a diverse state with, among other things, one of the highest
concentrations of computer hardware and software industries in the
Excellent cultural facilities are available in the
and through out the
and a large number of
The Sundance Film Festival
takes place annually in
a half hour's drive from campus.
The canyon country of southern Utah is unique.
The state resources includes
National Parks and the largest continguous areas of wilderness
in the U.S. outside of Alaska.
National Forests and
lands are scattered throughout the state.
The state of Utah has unsurpassed opportunities for
many only a few minutes drive away from the University.
It has some of the best
skiing and snowbording
anywhere, along with excellent
and mountain and desert
In fact, there is
than we can list here.