The Student Achievement Measure is supported by six sponsoring associations, working together to provide a more comprehensive and accurate picture of student progress and completion as students move across institutions and state boundaries.

Utah Valley University

Utah Valley University is located in Orem, Utah, and is one of the largest institutions of higher learning in Utah with about 33,000 students. UVU began as a vocational school during World War II, and in the seven decades since it has evolved into a technical school, community college, state college and, finally, a comprehensive regional teaching university. UVU provides broad access to quality higher education and offers programs ranging from career training to high-demand graduate degrees, with emphasis on undergraduate education and engaged learning. UVU holds the Carnegie Foundation’s Baccalaureate/Diverse Fields classification as well as the Community Engagement elective classification.
First-Time Full-Time

First-Time Full-Time Students Starting Fall 2010

Number of students: 1,378

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31%
9%
13%
5%
42%
WITHIN 6 YEARS
24%
7%
22%
10%
37%
WITHIN 5 YEARS
18%
4%
32%
11%
35%
WITHIN 4 YEARS
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Graduated: Reporting institution
Transferred & Graduated: Other Institution
Enrolled: Reporting institution
Transferred & Enrolled: Other Institution
Current Status Unknown

The SAM Full-time Bachelor's Degree model tracks a group of students who started a bachelor's degree program at Utah Valley University in the Fall of 2010. The students' progress toward a degree is reported within 4, 5, and 6 years. The same group of students is included in the results for every year.

The sections of the SAM chart represent the proportion of students in the original group with the following five outcomes.

  • Students who started at and graduated from Utah Valley University are represented by the darker purple bar with the solid black bar underneath (). (This section of the chart Within 6 Years is approximately the same as the federal graduation rate, but it may differ slightly for each institution.)
  • Students who started at Utah Valley University and then transferred to and graduated from another institution are represented by the lighter purple bar with the white stripe underneath ()
  • Students who started at and are still enrolled at Utah Valley University are represented by the darker aqua bar with two white stripes underneath ().
  • Students who started at Utah Valley University and then transferred to and are still enrolled at another institution are represented by the lighter aqua bar with the bottom white stripe ().
  • Students from the original group whose status is unknown are represented by the green bar with the top white stripe (). These students may have graduated or still be enrolled somewhere, but their status could not be determined conclusively.

Utah Valley University | Bachelor's Seeking Model - First-Time Full-Time

OUTCOMES FOR STUDENT STARTING AT
UTAH VALLEY UNIVERSITY IN FALL 2010 BY SUMMER 2016
 
2010-11
 
2011-12
 
2012-13
WITHIN 4 YEARS
2013-14
WITHIN 5 YEARS
2014-15
WITHIN 6 YEARS
2015-16
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Bachelor's degree from Utah Valley University 0% 1% 4% 11% 19% 26%
+ Associate and/or Certificate degree from Utah Valley University 1% 4% 4% 7% 5% 5%
= Total Graduated from Utah Valley University 1% 5% 8% 18% 24% 31%
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Bachelor's degree from another institution 0% 0% 0% 2% 5% 7%
+ Associate and/or Certificate degree from another institution 0% 1% 1% 2% 2% 2%
= Total Graduated from another institution 0% 1% 1% 4% 7% 9%
Enrolled at Utah Valley University 95% 58% 46% 32% 22% 13%
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Enrolled at another 4-year institution 0% 6% 10% 8% 7% 4%
+ Enrolled at another 2-year institution 1% 4% 2% 3% 3% 1%
= Total Transferred and enrolled
at another institution
1% 10% 12% 11% 10% 5%
Current Status Unknown 3% 26% 33% 35% 37% 42%
Full-Time Transfer

Full-Time Transfer Students Starting Fall 2010

Number of students: 905

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51%
12%
7%
4%
26%
WITHIN 6 YEARS
40%
7%
22%
8%
23%
WITHIN 4 YEARS
16%
2%
59%
10%
13%
WITHIN 2 YEARS
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Graduated: Reporting institution
Transferred & Graduated: Other Institution
Enrolled: Reporting institution
Transferred & Enrolled: Other Institution
Current Status Unknown

The SAM Full-time Bachelor's Degree model tracks a group of students who started a bachelor's degree program at Utah Valley University in the Fall of 2010. The students' progress toward a degree is reported within 4, 5, and 6 years. The same group of students is included in the results for every year.

The sections of the SAM chart represent the proportion of students in the original group with the following five outcomes.

  • Students who started at and graduated from Utah Valley University are represented by the darker purple bar with the solid black bar underneath (). (This section of the chart Within 6 Years is approximately the same as the federal graduation rate, but it may differ slightly for each institution.)
  • Students who started at Utah Valley University and then transferred to and graduated from another institution are represented by the lighter purple bar with the white stripe underneath ()
  • Students who started at and are still enrolled at Utah Valley University are represented by the darker aqua bar with two white stripes underneath ().
  • Students who started at Utah Valley University and then transferred to and are still enrolled at another institution are represented by the lighter aqua bar with the bottom white stripe ().
  • Students from the original group whose status is unknown are represented by the green bar with the top white stripe (). These students may have graduated or still be enrolled somewhere, but their status could not be determined conclusively.

Utah Valley University | Bachelor's Seeking Model - Full-Time Transfer

OUTCOMES FOR STUDENT STARTING AT
UTAH VALLEY UNIVERSITY IN FALL 2010 BY SUMMER 2016
 
2010-11
WITHIN 2 YEARS
2011-12
 
2012-13
WITHIN 4 YEARS
2013-14
 
2014-15
WITHIN 6 YEARS
2015-16
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Bachelor's degree from Utah Valley University 1% 12% 27% 37% 44% 48%
+ Associate and/or Certificate degree from Utah Valley University 2% 4% 3% 3% 3% 3%
= Total Graduated from Utah Valley University 3% 16% 30% 40% 47% 51%
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Bachelor's degree from another institution 0% 1% 3% 6% 8% 10%
+ Associate and/or Certificate degree from another institution 2% 1% 2% 1% 2% 2%
= Total Graduated from another institution 2% 2% 5% 7% 10% 12%
Enrolled at Utah Valley University 93% 59% 36% 22% 12% 7%
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Enrolled at another 4-year institution 0% 8% 8% 6% 5% 3%
+ Enrolled at another 2-year institution 0% 2% 3% 2% 1% 1%
= Total Transferred and enrolled
at another institution
0% 10% 11% 8% 6% 4%
Current Status Unknown 2% 13% 18% 23% 25% 26%
First-Time Part-Time

First-Time Part-Time Students Starting Fall 2006

Number of students: 309

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15%
15%
3%
6%
61%
WITHIN 10 YEARS
12%
13%
5%
9%
61%
WITHIN 8 YEARS
8%
8%
15%
12%
57%
WITHIN 6 YEARS
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Graduated: Reporting institution
Transferred & Graduated: Other Institution
Enrolled: Reporting institution
Transferred & Enrolled: Other Institution
Current Status Unknown

The SAM Full-time Bachelor's Degree model tracks a group of students who started a bachelor's degree program at Utah Valley University in the Fall of 2006. The students' progress toward a degree is reported within 4, 5, and 6 years. The same group of students is included in the results for every year.

The sections of the SAM chart represent the proportion of students in the original group with the following five outcomes.

  • Students who started at and graduated from Utah Valley University are represented by the darker purple bar with the solid black bar underneath (). (This section of the chart Within 6 Years is approximately the same as the federal graduation rate, but it may differ slightly for each institution.)
  • Students who started at Utah Valley University and then transferred to and graduated from another institution are represented by the lighter purple bar with the white stripe underneath ()
  • Students who started at and are still enrolled at Utah Valley University are represented by the darker aqua bar with two white stripes underneath ().
  • Students who started at Utah Valley University and then transferred to and are still enrolled at another institution are represented by the lighter aqua bar with the bottom white stripe ().
  • Students from the original group whose status is unknown are represented by the green bar with the top white stripe (). These students may have graduated or still be enrolled somewhere, but their status could not be determined conclusively.

Utah Valley University | Bachelor's Seeking Model - First-Time Part-Time

OUTCOMES FOR STUDENT STARTING AT
UTAH VALLEY UNIVERSITY IN FALL 2006 BY SUMMER 2016
 
2006-07
 
2007-08
 
2008-09
 
2009-10
 
2010-11
WITHIN 6 YEARS
2011-12
 
2012-13
WITHIN 8 YEARS
2013-14
 
2014-15
WITHIN 10 YEARS
2015-16
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Bachelor's degree from Utah Valley University 0% 0% 1% 3% 5% 7% 9% 11% 12% 13%
+ Associate and/or Certificate degree from Utah Valley University 0% 0% 0% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 2% 2%
= Total Graduated from Utah Valley University 0% 0% 1% 4% 6% 8% 10% 12% 14% 15%
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Bachelor's degree from another institution 1% 1% 1% 2% 4% 6% 8% 10% 10% 10%
+ Associate and/or Certificate degree from another institution 0% 0% 1% 2% 1% 2% 3% 3% 3% 5%
= Total Graduated from another institution 1% 1% 2% 4% 5% 8% 11% 13% 13% 15%
Enrolled at Utah Valley University 75% 43% 31% 27% 19% 15% 11% 5% 4% 3%
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Enrolled at another 4-year institution 2% 6% 9% 11% 9% 8% 6% 4% 4% 3%
+ Enrolled at another 2-year institution 2% 5% 4% 3% 4% 4% 3% 5% 2% 3%
= Total Transferred and enrolled
at another institution
4% 11% 13% 14% 13% 12% 9% 9% 6% 6%
Current Status Unknown 20% 45% 53% 51% 57% 57% 59% 61% 63% 61%
Part-Time Transfer

Part-Time Transfer Students Starting Fall 2006

Number of students: 335

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32%
27%
2%
2%
37%
WITHIN 10 YEARS
30%
24%
5%
6%
35%
WITHIN 8 YEARS
25%
21%
8%
9%
37%
WITHIN 6 YEARS
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Graduated: Reporting institution
Transferred & Graduated: Other Institution
Enrolled: Reporting institution
Transferred & Enrolled: Other Institution
Current Status Unknown

The SAM Full-time Bachelor's Degree model tracks a group of students who started a bachelor's degree program at Utah Valley University in the Fall of 2006. The students' progress toward a degree is reported within 4, 5, and 6 years. The same group of students is included in the results for every year.

The sections of the SAM chart represent the proportion of students in the original group with the following five outcomes.

  • Students who started at and graduated from Utah Valley University are represented by the darker purple bar with the solid black bar underneath (). (This section of the chart Within 6 Years is approximately the same as the federal graduation rate, but it may differ slightly for each institution.)
  • Students who started at Utah Valley University and then transferred to and graduated from another institution are represented by the lighter purple bar with the white stripe underneath ()
  • Students who started at and are still enrolled at Utah Valley University are represented by the darker aqua bar with two white stripes underneath ().
  • Students who started at Utah Valley University and then transferred to and are still enrolled at another institution are represented by the lighter aqua bar with the bottom white stripe ().
  • Students from the original group whose status is unknown are represented by the green bar with the top white stripe (). These students may have graduated or still be enrolled somewhere, but their status could not be determined conclusively.

Utah Valley University | Bachelor's Seeking Model - Part-Time Transfer

OUTCOMES FOR STUDENT STARTING AT
UTAH VALLEY UNIVERSITY IN FALL 2006 BY SUMMER 2016
 
2006-07
 
2007-08
 
2008-09
 
2009-10
 
2010-11
WITHIN 6 YEARS
2011-12
 
2012-13
WITHIN 8 YEARS
2013-14
 
2014-15
WITHIN 10 YEARS
2015-16
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Bachelor's degree from Utah Valley University 1% 2% 10% 15% 21% 22% 26% 27% 28% 29%
+ Associate and/or Certificate degree from Utah Valley University 0% 2% 2% 1% 2% 3% 3% 3% 3% 3%
= Total Graduated from Utah Valley University 1% 4% 12% 16% 23% 25% 29% 30% 31% 32%
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Bachelor's degree from another institution 3% 5% 7% 11% 16% 17% 19% 21% 23% 25%
+ Associate and/or Certificate degree from another institution 2% 0% 1% 3% 2% 4% 3% 3% 3% 2%
= Total Graduated from another institution 5% 5% 8% 14% 18% 21% 22% 24% 26% 27%
Enrolled at Utah Valley University 86% 44% 28% 22% 13% 8% 5% 5% 3% 2%
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Enrolled at another 4-year institution 2% 11% 11% 9% 8% 6% 5% 5% 4% 2%
+ Enrolled at another 2-year institution 2% 6% 5% 4% 3% 3% 3% 1% 1% 0%
= Total Transferred and enrolled
at another institution
4% 17% 16% 13% 11% 9% 8% 6% 5% 2%
Current Status Unknown 4% 30% 36% 35% 35% 37% 36% 35% 35% 37%