Utah Tech University

New to UT

This webpage provides information about cities, school districts, healthcare, housing, recreation, questions you may want to ask about your department, and other new faculty resources. If you have questions, don’t hesitate to contact the Human Resources Office or Faculty Affairs.

New Faculty: Welcome to UT!

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Before you arrive to UT


Moving to Utah: Your online guide for the A to Z of moving to Utah, includes housing information, vehicle and voter registration and even the classifies.

Home Fair: Information, tips, cost calculators, cost-of-living, finding a home, and other resources on moving.

UtahRealEstate.com: This site allows you to specify an area, property type, and other filters to find something to purchase or rent

City-Data.com: This site contains information about bigger cities in Utah, including St. George.

Sabbatical Homes: This site lists services for academics temporarily offering or searching for temporary home exchanges, home rentals, and house sitting opportunities world-wide.


If you also wish to receive more information about housing contact Tyson Kauer at tyson.kauer@utahtech.edu or 435-879-4520

Utah Tech University

Map of UT campus: Enjoy our virtual map of all the buildings on our campus.

Sun News: The voice of Utah Tech University is a great way to see what is happening on campus.

UT Human Resources: Benefits, resources, and policies and procedures.


Canvas Instructor Tour: Canvas is the Learning Management System we use at Utah Tech University. If you’re unfamiliar with Canvas, this short video tour will help you get familiar with the interface your will be using before you make the move to Utah.

Canvas Instructor Getting Started Guide: Canvas online documentation for instructors.

Health Care

St George Reigional Hospital: Intermountain Health Care (IHC) facility

Southwest Utah Public Health Department

Utah and Washington County

State of Utah: The official web site for the state of Utah provides information about living, working, and playing in our state.

Official Travel Site for the State of Utah: Great list of fun and interesting things to do in Utah

Washington County: The official Washington County website provides information for residents and visitors

Greater Zion: Information on lodging, Zion National Park, the history, and other activities in the Greater Zion Area.

St. George City: Information on activities, events, city services, and much more.

St. George Police Department

Weather – Current: current local weather

St. George City Chamber of Commerce: great collection of information from cost of living to employment information

Official Area Guide: St George Chamber of Commerce

Utah School Districts

UEN: Utah Education Network provides information about local and state institutions

WCSD: Washington County School District home page

When you arrive to Southern Utah

Main Information

Utah Driver’s License: Utah Deparment of Public Safely Driver License website, information on how to get your Utah driver’s license

Register Your Vehicle: All the information you need to get registered

SunTran: Public Transportation in St. George

Voter Registration: Registration forms, voter requirements, and additional information


The Spectrum: The Spectrum is one of two local St. George newspapers

The Independent: The Independent is one of two local St. George newspapers.

Deseret News: A state-wide newspaper based in Salt Lake City

Salt Lake Tribune: Another state-wide newspaper based in Salt Lake City with the largest circulation in Utah

Sun News Daily: Utah Tech University’s Student News Source

Public Libraries
Washington County Libraries: Washington County currently has seven branches to serve the residents of the county; St. George, Santa Clara, Hurricane, Springdale, Enterprise, New Harmony, and Washington.

Washington County and the surrounding areas are home to some of the best recreations throughout the year. Below are the links to just a few of the great places available for recreation in our area.

Gateway to National Parks and Rec Areas:
This website is a great example of what St. George has to offer within just a few short hours of driving.


St. George City Parks

St. George is home to miles of parks and trails for your enjoyment

Zion National Park

This website provides information on Zion National Park, Springdale, and Rockville.

Grand Canyon National Park

The north rim of this beautiful park is only 145 miles, approximately 2 1/2 hours, from St. George. Close enough for a fun weekend of hiking, helicopter tours, and horseback or mule rides.

Bryce Canyon National Park

At Bryce Canyon, you look down on miles of exquisitely carved pinnacles and spires.

Cedar Breaks National Monument

Home of the great natural rock amphitheater.

Kolob Canyon

Provides another stunning view of Zion National Park

Coral Pink Sand Dunes State Park

A playground for hiking, off-highway vehicle riding, or just playing in the sand.

Gunlock State Park

Open 24 hours year-round and offers boating, water sports, and quality fishing.

Quail Creek State Park

Boasts some of the warmest waters in the state and a mild winter climate to lures boaters and anglers year-round.

Sand Hollow State Park

Boat and fish on Sand Hollow Reservoir, explore and ride the dunes of Sand Mountain, then RV or tent camp in the new campground.

Snow Canyon State Park

16 miles of hiking trails, technical rock climbing, horseback riding, year-round camping, nature studies, wildlife viewing, and photographic opportunities galore.

Dinosaur Discovery Site

The remarkable discovery of an Early Jurassic lakeside environment and thousands of dinosaur tracks.

Rosenbruch Wildlife Museum

Experience over 300 species, over a quarter mile indoor mountain, movies, shopping, and more.

St. George Children’s Museum

Classes, fun, interactive exhibits, and more. Learn More


When you arrive to UT


Academic Calendar:
This calendar will list all the important university dates throughout the semester.

University Policies/Procedures:
This Website contains all UTech policies and procedures.

UT Parking Department:
Parking permits, contact information, and FAQ.

UT Human Resources:
Benefits, resources, and policies and procedures.

Professional Development/Travel funding:
The purpose of this website is to facilitate faculty development/travel funds.

Faculty Relevant Human Resource Forms:
This website includes links to many forms relevant for faculty members.

Facebook UT Faculty Happy Hour Page:
You must have a Facebook account to access this webpage.

Department Information



Questions for Your Department

What courses will I be teaching?

When will I get my exact teaching schedule?

Where is my office or faculty work area?

What spaces will I need keys to access?

How do I get access to computing equipment and software?

What meetings or other department or campus events must I or can I attend?

Are there standards or protocols for grading, dress, handling class when I am sick, etc.?

Where will I find the most current list of the members of our department?

What department and college policies should I be most familiar with as I begin?

Is there a Program Director or course coordinator who oversees any of my courses?

Are there any expectations regarding shared textbooks, tests, or assessments?

Who do I need to contact?

For help with… Call… and talk to… Notes…
Acute health care & Health counseling 435-652-7755 Booth Wellness Center Office: 1037 E. 100 S.
Advisors 435-652-7690 Academic Advisement Center


Holland 1st Floor
Bookstore & Textbook Orders 435-652-7644 Campus Bookstore


Gardner Center 2nd floor
Canvas Technical Support 435-652-7770 Canvas Help Desk


Or Canvas Support Hotline: 877-214-5353 (toll-free)

HCC, 2nd floor (entrance)
Career Center 435-652-7737 Career Center


HCC, 5th Floor
Classroom Service Request (i.e. AC not working, etc.) 435-652-7550 Facilities Management 225 S. 700 E. Bldg. 715
St. George, UT 84770
Cultural Awareness and Inclusion 435-652-7735 Center for Inclusion and Belonging Browning bottom floor
Dining 435-652-7676 Dining Services


225 S. University Ave.
St. George, UT 84770
Food Insecurity 435-652-7514


Campus Food Pantry Browning bottom floor
Dean of Students 435-652-7514 Dean of Students Gardner Room 202
Financial Aid 435-652-7575 Financial Aid/Scholarship


Holland 1st floor
HR Concerns 435-652-7520 Human Resources


North Burns 140-154
ID Cards for Students or Faculty 435-652-7640 Campus Bookstore Gardner Center 2nd Floor
Integrating Canvas in your Teaching 435-879-4308 Office of Faculty Affairs


Atwood Innovation Plaza 185 – 186
International Student Resources 435-879-4687 International Student Center


SAC 1st Floor
Library 435-652-7714 Dixie State University Library


Holland 2nd Floor
Locked out of a classroom or other campus space 435-236-4000 University Police Department


North/East Corner of the Burns Arena
Math Tutoring 435-879-4573 Math Department Elab


Snow 001
Online Course Support 435-879-4822 Utah Tech Online


Atwood Innovation Plaza
Outdoor Adventure 435-652-7986 Outdoor Recreation & Adventure


300 S 700 E,

St George, Ut, 84770

Parking Permits 435-879-4335 Parking Management


Facilities Management Building, Office 144
Paycheck not received or
435-652-7611 Payroll


Holland 553, Holland 554
Provost 435-652-7505 Office of Provost/Vice President of Academic Affairs North Admin 131
University Police 435-236-4000 University Police Department


North/East Corner of the Burns Arena
QPR Suicide Prevention Training 435-652-7755 Booth Wellness Center 1037 E. 100 S.
Registration 435-652-7708 Registrar’s Office


Holland 1st Floor
Resolving Problems and Conflicts 435-879-4095 The Office of Ombuds


Cox 215
Student Success Center 435-879-4613 Student Success Program


Browning 114
Student Support 435-652-7516 Disability Resource Center


North Plaza, next to the testing center
Submitting grades (final grades, incompletes, etc.) 435-652-7708 Registrar’s Office


Holland 1st Floor
Teaching Strategies 435-652-7863 Center for Teaching and Learning


Innovation Plaza 197

Schedule a Consultation

Testing 435-652-7696 Testing Center


North Plaza Building
46 S 1000 E
St. George, UT, 84770
Title IX 435-652-7747 Title IX


HCC 579
TRiO Tutoring Center 435-652-7656 Student Support Services


Browning top floor
Troubleshooting Services,
Account Access, Laptop
Assistance, and Other Technical Assistance
435-879-4357 Help Desk


HCC, 2nd floor (entrance)
Tutoring Services 435-879-4731 Academic Performance Center

Book an Appointment

HCC 431
Veterans Resources 435-652-7699 Veterans Center


Browning 116
Writing Services 435-652-7629 Writing Center

Make an Appointment

HCC 421


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