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Before You Apply

We know you have plenty of questions before you’re ready to pull the trigger. We’ve gathered some info to help answer those questions.

Before You Apply

Apply To Utah Tech University

Are you ready to do this? Visit our Admissions site to create your application and start your journey as a Trailblazer!

Apply To Utah Tech

You've been admitted! Now what?

Log in to Canvas

Canvas is where your online course will take place—your online classroom. We suggest you log in early to access your online course, and continue to log in frequently to complete coursework, engage with fellow students, and communicate regularly with your instructor.

If you have issues, contact:

  • Canvas Support Hotline: 877-214-5353 (toll-free), or
  • IT Help Desk 435-879-4357

Access Canvas

Review your course information

Announcements about your course will appear on Canvas. Review course announcements and the syllabus to learn about upcoming activities and requirements.


Download the Canvas App

We recommend that you download a Canvas mobile App for iOS or Android to receive course notifications and easily communicate with other students and the instructor.

Check out your Support Resources

Review the support resources available to help you successfully complete your course and learning goals.


New Student FAQs

What is MyUT?

MyUT is your student portal where you will find the collected information about the Library, Academic Calendar, Advising, tuition payments, Career Services, and other student resources. Students log in with their Digital ID and password.

Log in to MyUT

What is Duo?

Some of the secure functions of Utah Tech require a two-factor authentication program called “Duo”. In order to log in to MyUT and to use some of the functions of the Library, you will need to install Duo. You can learn more about why and find out how to install and use Duo by visiting the Duo site.

Learn More

How do I register for class?

To register for classes at Utah Tech, students:

  1. Must apply and be fully admitted to Utah Tech University.
  2. Must verify that all financial obligations to the University have been cleared.
  3. Should meet with an Academic Advisor each semester to review the Degree Works audit and to verify their progress toward completion.
  4. Log into the myUT account:
    • View the online Course Schedule.
    • Select classes that fulfill General Education and/or major requirements first.
    • Check placement / prerequisite requirements.
    • Work out a tentative schedule.
    • Add classes online under Registration.

Learn more about the registration process and answer your questions about registration in general by visiting the Catalog.

Learn About Registering

How do I log in to email?

Utah Tech University has its own email account system, where all information regarding tuition, classes, and your schedule will arrive. Learn more about email–including how to forward your account–on this page.

Learn More about email

How do I pay my tuition online?

Use the MyUT portal to pay tuition online and follow these steps:

  1. Log in to your Student account with your Digital ID (Student ID), and PIN (your password).
  2. Select “Make a payment”
  3. Select “Continue”
  4. Select your Payment method (Credit card or electronic check) Please note that you will be charged 2.75% convenience fee for the credit card payment. Electronic checks do not have a fee.
  5. This TouchNet payment site is contracted with Utah Tech University
  6. When you are finished, remember to log out.

Log in to MyUT

How do I take an exam?

Review information about online and in-person proctoring for final or other course exams if needed.


Who is my advisor?

Advisors are a vital part of succeeding in college. They can help you plan out courses and answer your questions on a myriad of topics. Find out who your advisor is by visiting our website.

Academic Advisement Center

Do I have to attend an Orientation?

All new Trailblazers will be invited to attend Orientation. You should receive an email from the school asking you to attend. While the majority of students attend in person, there is an option for online orientation. If your email does not include information, feel free to reach out to the Office of New Student and Family Programs.

Learn more about Orientation

Can I take an online course without being registered for an online program?

Of course! Any Utah Tech student can an online course, and there are well over 200 available courses offered online. There is a difference between completing a full online program and simply taking online courses, including differing tuition rates. To see what online courses are available,

  • Log in to Banner
  • Choose a term
  • Select “Advanced Search”
  • Under “Campus”, select Utah Tech Online Campus to see all the course options

Note: Generally speaking, course sections in the 40’s are online courses. 

Log in to Banner

How do I get my books?

Often your courses will have information about required texts in the syllabus. You can also look up what textbooks may be required by visiting the Utah Tech Campus Store. To look up your required texts,

  • Visit the Campus Store
  • Click “Textbooks” in the top menu
  • Select “Textbook Search” from the drop down options
  • Choose your semester under the “Search by Course”
  • Select your Department
  • Select your course, section and instructor
  • Repeat this step for any classes you are taking
  • When done, click “View Your Materials” in the bottom right-hand corner of the screen

You can order your course materials here from the Campus Store or choose–when available–to rent your text.

Visit the Campus Store

How do I access Library resources?

You have access to all the resources of the Library, even from a distance. Use the Library website to resaerch, to schedule an appointment with a librarian online, or use the “Ask a Librarian” chat function (on the right side of the screen in red) to get live help 24/7.

Visit the Library

I need to change my password

Before you will be able to log into any of your Utah Tech University accounts, you must first go to changepassword.utahtech.edu and set up a secure password. You will use your Digital ID as your username and select Forgotten Password, then follow the prompts to set your secure password. Once you have completed this step you will be able to log into any of your Utah Tech University accounts using your Digital ID and your new password.

Set up your password

Still have questions?

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