Math Department

Utah Tech PREP

2024 Program Dates:

  June 10 – July 18
Monday – Thursday 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Friday 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Application Window:  January 8 – February 25, 2024

Program Description

The Utah Tech University Precollege Program (PREP) is a NO COST six-week summer school that challenges high achieving 6th, 7th, and 8th grade students who are interested in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). Underrepresented, females, and first-generation students are encouraged to apply.

Utah Tech PREP motivates and prepares high-achieving students for success in school and future STEM careers.

Utah Tech PREP provides three summers of rigorous academic instruction. Students will build their problem-solving skills and make new friends as they participate in interesting courses, exciting field trips, and career presentations.

Students who successfully complete all three summers of Utah Tech PREP will receive a recommendation for one of 30 reserved seats at UT SUCCESS Academy.

Utah Tech PREP runs Monday – Friday. Fridays are reserved for field trips and special educational events.

Attendance Policy:

Each child will be allowed four unexcused absences before dismissal from the program. Please refer to our Attendance Policy for clarification.

Program Information:

2023 Student/Parent Handbook
Frequently Asked Questions
Curriculum and Program Highlights

Program Admission Requirements:

All New Applicants must:

  • Currently be enrolled in 6th grade.
  • Fill out the application and submit all other necessary application items.
  • Have a A- or better OR 3’s or 4’s in mathematics class.
  • Be in good standing in all courses.
  • Attend all 6 weeks of Utah Tech PREP. A maximum of 4 absences are allowed.
  • Arrange transportation to and from Utah Tech PREP and bring a lunch daily.
  • Complete daily homework assignments.

Are you in 7th or 8th grade and you would like to join Utah Tech PREP?
If you have not previously attended Utah Tech PREP, you can apply to be placed on an availability waitlist. Please fill out the “New Student Application” and you will be contacted if space becomes available.

Please contact Amanda Fa’onelua at amanda.faonelua@utahtech.edu if you have any questions.

Contact

If you have any questions, contact the PREP admin team at PREP@utahtech.edu

Amanda Fa'onelua

Director of Utah Tech PREP Mathematics Quantitative Literacy Completion

Email: amanda.faonelua@utahtech.edu

Phone: 435-879-4461

Office: Snow 114