We learn from the experiences of the past and use those insights to invent a future that is more fair, productive, and consistent.

About
UHEAA

UHEAA is a Utah state government agency and part of the Utah System of Higher Education. It acts under authority delegated by the Utah State Board of Regents and is governed by an 11-member board of directors and Utah’s Commissioner of Higher Education.

UHEAA administers student loans originated under the U.S. Department of Education’s Federal Family Education Loan Program. Additionally, UHEAA’s RepayCentsibly program provides financial aid literacy, loan repayment assistance, and default prevention services to students and schools. Since 1977, UHEAA’s focus has been to help Utah students and their families plan, prepare, and pay for college, and it has sponsored a variety of community outreach programs across Utah to accomplish this mission.

 

Our
Mission

Our
Vision

We are your State not-for-profit partner committed to guiding Utah students through the financing of their educational pursuits and achieving statewide higher-education strategic priorities of access, completion, and
affordability.

All Utah families, regardless of circumstance, will have the financial tools necessary to access and complete their education. In alignment with the Utah Board of Higher Education, our products and services promote financial success and personal fulfillment.

Our
Guiding Principles

Do It Right

We do the right thing for students, customers, employees, and families in the state of Utah.

Innovative

We learn from the experiences of the past and use those insights to invent a future that is more fair, productive, and consistent.

Results-Driven

We believe that what gets measured gets done.

Equity

We commit to an environment of inclusivity where all customers and employees feel a sense of belonging.

Customer-Focused

We are champions of our customers and strive to never lose sight of their needs.

Transparency

We communicate clearly, hold ourselves accountable, and act with integrity across all levels of our organization.