Weber State Universty – Ogden, Utah

Founded in 1889, Weber State University is an exceptional teaching university providing degrees in business, education, health professions, liberal arts, technology, and sciences to meet the needs of the region. The university offers more than 250 undergraduate certificate and degree programs, serving more than 26,000 students, drawn predominately from Utah but also including representatives from all 50 states and 47 foreign countries.

WSU takes pride in its student-centered environment, meeting the needs of both traditional and non-traditional students. A multi-campus institution, WSU’s main Ogden campus is located 35 miles north of Salt Lake City.

Programmes of study

Weber State University offers a range of programmes of study that include Business, Communication, Computer Systems, Education, Engineering, Technology, Health Science, Arts and so on. Full details of the majors on offer can be found on the Weber State University website. Students studying Nursing and Midwifery are not eligible to apply, as Weber State University are unable to accept exchange students on their programmes.

Exchange students will be required to follow a full programme of study for the academic year based at Weber State University.

DMU student stories

Georgia’s unforgettable year studying in the USA

Georgia Fidler a third year Interior Design student, spent a year studying at Weber State University in Ogden, Utah. Below she shares her experience of living, studying and travelling in the United States. How did you find out about studying abroad and what made you want to do it?  Since my first open day at the university, DMU Global,…

Travel & accommodation

Visas & insurance

  • Visas – To take part in this exchange you are responsible for ensuring that you meet US immigration requirements.
  • Insurance – DMU insurance is not sufficient for studying on exchange in the United States, and students are required to purchase health insurance while attending Weber State University.


Living costs in the US tend to be higher than those in the UK. We recommend that you do further independent research to gain a better understanding of the cost of your year abroad. To help you, we have a created a simple cost comparison between the UK and USA: