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Science Day

Saturday, November 3, 2018
8:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

A. Ray Olpin Union Building
200 South Central Campus Drive
Salt Lake City, Utah 84112

Registration will open Monday, October 1, 2018.  Workshop space is limited so register early for best selection.

The College of Science and the College of Mines and Earth Sciences at the University of Utah are pleased to announce the 30th Annual Science Day at the U being held on Saturday, November 3, 2018. High school students (grades 9-12) from around the intermountain west are invited to attend a day of science-related workshops. These interactive workshops give high school students a great look at laboratory research and career opportunities in science, math and engineering. 

The University of Utah liability waiver form is REQUIRED to be completed by minor Participants (age 15-17) in order to participate in Science Day at the U. If you do not have a signed liability waiver YOU WILL NOT be allowed to participate in Science Day at the U. Please complete the liability waiver and return it via email to by Wednesday, October 31 at 5:00 pm (MDT). Participants who are 18 years or older by November 3, 2018 are not required to complete the liability waiver. If you do not have your liability waiver submitted by October 31 bring the signed liability waiver with you to the Science Day Check-In table – late forms will not be accepted via email.


Science Day Schedule

8:00 a.m.

 Student Check In, Union Building Lobby

8:30 a.m.

 Academic Advice and Research Poster displays

9:00 a.m.

 Welcome Reception, Union Ballroom

9:45 a.m.

 Workshop I

10:45 a.m.

 Workshop II

11:45 a.m.

 Workshop III

12:30 p.m.

 Lunch and Closing Activities, Union Ballroom

12:30 p.m.

 Optional Parent/Teacher Workshop,Saltair Room, Union Building

 Finding a University or College that is Right for My Student.

During the closing activities one $3,000 scholarship and three $1,000 scholarship prizes will be awarded! To be considered for this special prize you must attend Science Day at the U and be present at the closing ceremony. The scholarship is for study at the University of Utah. Other prizes will also be given away.

For more information contact Christine Moua by email at

Science Day 2018


Last Updated: 11/21/18