Why Study at BYU?

Brigham Young University is known for its academically minded and internationally experienced student body, its world-class teaching and its scenic mountain location. BYU is recognized for its extensive language programs, talented performing art ensembles, outstanding sports programs, and devotion to combining solid scholarship with strong ethical principles. BYU seeks to develop students of faith, intellect, and character who have the skills and the desire to continue learning and to serve others throughout their lives.

More specifically, the Marriott School strives to attract, develop, and place men and women of faith, character, and professional ability who will become outstanding leaders capable of dealing with change in a dynamic, global environment. For twelve consecutive years, BusinessWeek magazine has ranked the Marriott School of Management’s undergraduate programs in the top ten of U.S. undergraduate business programs. The Marriott School’s MBA program has been ranked 82nd in the world by the Financial Times and ranked as the No. 1 MBA program among regional schools by The Wall Street Journal. To see other Marriott School rankings or accomplishments, please visit the Marriott School Fact Page.

For additional information, please visit the main BYU page for Admissions. You will be considered an exchange student and not a transfer student, but the information provided for transfer students and international students is still applicable to you. Familiarize yourself with this page. Almost any question you have about life at BYU can be answered through this site. We have also included some additional information in the following pages that is specific to Student Exchange Program participants. If you have any questions that are not answered in the following pages, please contact Laura Ricks.