Snow College, Ephraim, Utah


Deciding where to go to school can be a difficult choice. There are so many reasons to choose Snow College, it is difficult to narrow it down. From the small class sizes, personalized attention, tremendous quality and some of the most readily available opportunities of any college in the country, Snow is an amazing place to get an education. Here are just a few reasons:

  • Your credits at Snow College will be accepted at all Utah colleges and universities and any accredited college in the country. Whether you want to transfer to BYU, Stanford, Utah State or the Ivy League, Snow might be the place for you.
  • Snow is one of the least expensive colleges in Utah. So why spend twice as much going to a larger school when you can get the same freshman and sophomore classes here for a fraction of the cost?
  • Snow College is ideally located in the small, safe, rural community of Ephraim, Utah just seven miles north of Manti and only about an hour south of Provo. We're located in the heart of Utah at the foot of the Wasatch Mountains with hunting, fishing, biking, hiking, camping and all sorts of other outdoor recreation activities in every direction. It's a great place to go to college - away from the congestion, crime and confusion of the big cities, but still close to the shopping, fun and convenience of the Provo/Salt Lake area.

Over the years, Snow College had been the educational, artistic, musical and sports center of Central Utah. Encouraged by Snow's high academic standards and dedication to the pursuit of knowledge, thousands of graduates have gone on to earn higher degrees at colleges and universities throughout the country. Thousands of others have graduated from Snow fully prepared to find employment in a wide variety of fields.

Located in Ephraim in the beautiful mountain-rimmed Sanpete valleys of central Utah just south of Provo, Snow College has been the right place for many students since its founding by Mormon pioneers in 1888. Every year, approximately 3,000 students attend Snow College with aims to transfer to four-year institutions or enter the workforce after earning an associate.

Ninety percent of Snow students live in residence halls or off-campus apartments. Fortunately, Snow offers many opportunities for students seeking leadership, academic, athletic, musical or simply social experiences. There are over 43 student organizations, 18 academic clubs and 12 performance groups. Snow also offers 15 intramural sports to choose from and recreational facilities for activities such as swimming, tennis, racquetball, dance, bowling and weightlifting. Nearly all Snow students participate in at least one activity ranging from student government to intramural sports to the KAGE radio club.

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Study at Snow College

Snow has ample areas of study for students – from Accounting to Zoology, and has developed a reputation as “state of the art” from university colleagues in such areas as science, premed and music.

Snow’s science department has earned a reputation for excellence nationwide. For example, over the past seven years 38 Snow students have taken the Pharmacy College Admissions Test. Twenty-five of them scored in the 95th percentile or higher (seven scored 99%). Thirty-one have been accepted into pharmacy schools.

Subjects at Snow College

  • Accounting
  • Agriculture
  • Anthropology
  • Applied Technology Education 
  • Art
  • Biology 
  • Botany
  • Building Construction Technology / Management
  • Business Administration
  • Business Management
  • Business Technology 
  • Chemistry 
  • Commercial Drivers License Program 
  • Communication 
  • Computer Science
  • Criminal Justice Corrections
  • Dance
  • Economics 
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • English
  • Foreign Language
  • Fine Art
  • Geography
  • Geology
  • Geophysics 
  • History
  • Home and Family Studies
  • Honors Program
  • Humanities
  • International Center
  • Mathematics
  • Microbiology
  • Music
  • Natural Resources
  • Outdoor Leadership and Entrepreneurship
  • Physical Education
  • Physical Science
  • Physics
  • Physiology
  • Psychology
  • Sociology
  • Teaching Second or Foreign Languages 
  • Theatre
  • Traditional Building Skills Institute TBSI 
  • Writing Lab 
  • Zoology

Study Cost per year

US$ 10,332 Tuition fee

US$      390 Student fees

US$      750 Books & Supplies (estimate)

US$   2,300 Appartment with cooking facilities