Plain and simple, people who have been to Utah State University love it. Just ask them. No other place provides the complete package quite like USU: top-notch academics, nationally recognized research, Division I athletics, and more than 200 student clubs and organizations, all on the oldest residential campus in the state.
At Utah State University we are proud to offer our students a world-class education that is tailored to fit your LIFE GOALS. So whether you are a high school student ready to begin your university experience, recent college undergraduate looking into graduate studies, or an international student looking for a broader horizon, USU’s engaging and supportive community is ready to help you achieve your potential.
A degree from Utah State University is a golden ticket to anywhere. With nationally ranked programs, award-winning faculty, and a close-knit family of illustrious alumni, USU students are fully equipped to succeed in anything.
Learn more about Academics
Boasting the oldest residential campus in the state, it’s really no surprise that we EMPOWER our students to enrich the lives of others. With more than 200 student clubs and organizations, there are extensive opportunities to engage every student. And for the many students who participate, it isn’t even about getting credit, but about making a difference and moving forward toward a better, smarter future.
At a place where conventional wisdom is challenged and reimagined constantly, USU faculty researchers are engaging in fields of study the world can’t live without. USU is one of Utah’s two research universities and with A RECORD-BREAKING $341 MILLION in external research funding received in fiscal year 2019, it is a thriving research university known and respected around the world.
USU’s undergraduate research program is the second oldest in the nation. Our students embrace the opportunities offered by COLLABORATION and are given opportunities to work closely with research faculty. In a place where fertile minds flourish and grow the university inspires more than 1,000 students to pursue their own research projects every year.
Utah State University nurtures INNOVATION and embraces possibility. The university provides an unparalleled environment with facilities, services, and technology, as well as programs and expertise that stimulate and support the growth of research and technology-based enterprises. USU is committed to protecting our intellectual property in order to develop relevant, practical technologies with industry.
Utah State University has over 25 campuses and centers around the state of Utah where you can learn and interact with your
peers and instructors via broadcasting technologies. Your classroom is right next door.
With more than 16,000 students on campus, it's no surprise there are more than 200 student-run clubs and organizations to choose from, including Aggies for Africa, the clogging club, the Polynesian Student Union, and everything in between.
And that number is always growing because students who don't find exactly what they're looking for may start their own clubs. The possibilities are endless. Check out the snowboarding rail jam that students in the entrepreneurship club coordinated right in the middle of campus in 2010.
Student body officers represent the student voice in the discussions and decisions that shape all aspects of Aggie life, both academically and socially. Members of the executive council and college senate not only get great experience and a killer line on a resume, but major stipends as well.
Service clubs have sponsored local athletes participating in the Special Olympics World Games, donated 35,000 books for schools in India and Nepal, and plenty more. Many USU classes also participate in service-learning projects where students put their knowledge to the test through helping others.
Students looking for leadership and service opportunities, membership in close-knit national societies of high achievers, an endless array of friends and activities, and a house close to campus may want to get involved with Greek life. USU has eight sororities and fraternities, all of which are extremely active on campus.