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Visiting the Department of Chemistry

Congratulations on being admitted to the Chemistry Ph.D. Program at the University of Utah! We look forward to meeting and showing you all the amazing research, academic, and recreational opportunities that Utah has to offer.


During this visit, we will introduce you to our faculty, their research groups, and the state-of-the-art research facilities of the Chemistry Department and across the University of Utah campus. You will also have an opportunity to meet the talented and diverse cohort of students admitted to our program, and learn more about the vibrant Salt Lake City area and its exceptional recreational offerings.

To arrange travel and lodging:

  1. Complete and submit a 'Visit Request Form'
  2. For travel accomodations send an e-mail to Ms. Jolanda Vallejo, our Graduate Program Coordinator
    ** If you are unable to attend the main visit weekend, please inquire with Jo Vallejo to make alternate arrangements.

In-Person Visit  |  2024 Schedule

Dates Tasks
 February 22nd    ARRIVAL -- applicants arrive between afternoon and evening
 February 23rd   DEPARTMENT VISIT + EVENTS -- schedule of events starts at 8 AM (MST)
 February 24th   CITY ACTIVITY + DEPARTMENT POSTER SESSION -- times vary depending on selected activity
 February 25th   DEPARTURE -- applicants depart between morning and afternoon


Faculty Analytical
Chem. Ed.
Aurora Clark          
Thomas G. Richmond           
Peter J. Stang         
Qilei Zhu          

 These faculty members are not looking to fill graduate student positions.


Please fill out the form below to request a visit to our department. Filling out the form below will also help us arrange meetings with the faculty whose research is of most interest to you.

Last Updated: 12/27/23