UHEIA seeks to create campuses of belonging and opportunity for all.

  • Increase statewide collaboration to expand educational options for Utah's diverse learners.

  • Provide resources and information about Utah's educational offerings for transition-aged students with unique learning needs.

  • Organize advocacy efforts that lead to meaningful support of higher education pursuits for all.

Students attending their graduation

Our Programs

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Utah State University

USU's main campus in Logan
On-campus residential housing
86% post-grad employment

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Utah Valley University

UVU's main campus in Orem (commuter)
Fully integrated college program
Industry recognized certificates and career development opportunities

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Utah State University Eastern

USU-Eastern’s campus in Price
On-campus residential housing
Industry-recognized certificates

UHEIA Success Stories

Bryce sitting on a bench at Utah State University

Riding the Aggies Elevated
roller coaster

I met Bryce at Lagoon a couple weekends ago with some of our other children, and went on...

Matt Goodworth viewing a solar eclipse.

Aggies Elevated: High
expectations, with support

Backing up and letting Matt figure things out on his own is by far the most difficult thing...

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Dream comes true for Aggies
Elevated grad

Brenna Mantz graduated from Utah State University with a Certificate of Integrated...