SALT LAKE CITY – Despite nationwide concerns over declining enrollment for institutions of higher education due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the University of Utah saw its largest total enrollment in its 170-year history for the fall 2020 semester.
It also welcomed its largest, most diverse freshman class, including Marisa Angulo and Nathan Lopez of Murrieta and Eduardo Ramirez, Alani Sabado and Michael Sizemore of Temecula.
The University of Utah, located in Salt Lake City in the foothills of the Wasatch Mountains, is the flagship institution of higher learning in Utah. Founded in 1850, it serves over 32,000 students from across the U.S. and the world.
With over 100 major subjects at the undergraduate level and more than 90 major fields of study at the graduate level, including la