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Most Favored Utah Colleges with Highest Enrollment Rate

This page lists the most favored (higher yield) schools in Utah. The yield, also known as enrollment rate, is the percent of students who choose to enroll after having been offered admission. Higher yield means that more admitted students are finally enrolled into the school.
Brigham Young University-Provo, has the highest yield rate of 80.88% for academic year 2019-2020 in Utah. Utah State University is positioned second with 31.75% yield and University of Utah follows them with 28%. Next table shows the schools that have high yield rates with admission statistics and acceptance rates. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. You may want to check colleges having the lowest yield rates in Utah.
Most Favored Utah Colleges with Highest Enrollment Rate (2020)
NameYield# of Applicants# of Admitted# of EnrolledAcceptance Rate
1Brigham Young University-Provo
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsProvo, UT
80.88% 10,500 7,086 5,731 67.49%
2Utah State University
Public, 4 or more yearsLogan, UT
31.75% 15,276 13,894 4,411 90.95%
3University of Utah
Public, 4 or more yearsSalt Lake City, UT
28.03% 24,404 15,159 4,249 62.12%
4Southern Utah University
Public, 4 or more yearsCedar City, UT
19.63% 12,248 9,596 1,884 78.35%
5Westminster College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSalt Lake City, UT
18.50% 1,666 1,530 283 91.84%