Studying in America
Why Study In The USA?
World class facilities. Full-time sport and education. A once in a life time opportunity. Pursuing a sports scholarship in the United States is life changing to say the least.
Living on campus, interacting with students from around the world, and exploring all that an American university has to offer will prepare you for a fulfilling life by opening the door to future possibilities and helping you stand out to prospective employers.
However, it is important for future candidates to understand that whilst a sports scholarship to university in America will allow you to compete on a full-time basis, the academic side is equally important.
The University of Utah campus is located over 1,500 acres and runs a variety of research centers and institutes, including the Brain Institute and the Center for High Performance Computing. Its sports teams, the Utes, compete in the NCAA Division I PAC-12 Conference.
Being a student athlete
In America you will be referred to as a student-athlete, as your time will be focused on being both a full-time student and an athlete!
Students need to be motivated to achieve success in both the sporting arena and the class room. The academic progress of every student-athlete is closely monitored whilst they compete in college sport. Students must remain in good academic standing to stay eligible for to play.
As a student-athlete in America you can pursue your sporting ambitions, whilst also securing a globally recognised qualification, studying towards an undergraduate degree in your preferred subject area.
If you feel that you have what it takes to play college sport in America, please submit your information via our online application form today.