University of Utah
Salt Lake City, UT
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Imagine designing and publishing a video game before earning your diploma, starting a business while studying business, and doing all this in a setting that begs you to get out and do something.
In 2017, Utah's school of Entertainment Arts and Engineering (EAE) created one of the first varsity-level Esports program from any school in a Power Five athletic conference. With strong support from EAE, the University of Utah is leading the nation in collegiate Esports, fielding an initial roster competing across four established games. Supported by sports psychologists, nutrition and wellness coaches, and cognitive and behavioral trainers the Utah Esports team is Game On.
EAE is one of the top programs in the world in innovative games education. Our research tackles the hardest challenges for the future of games. Our student athletes break new ground. We lead as thinkers, makers, and players.
Utah currently offers partial scholarships, and is working towards providing full ride.