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Department of Dance collection

Identifier: AR 591

Scope and Contents note

This collection consists of materials collected by the Department of Dance at Utah Valley University. The collection includes: department information such as department correspondence, meeting minutes, agendas, and faculty information; National Association of Schools of Dance materials such as meeting minutes, agendas, policy books and handbooks; materials related to classes, such as syllabi and degree requirements; materials related to the baccalaureate curriculum transition; scholarship information such as audition notes and scholarship recipient list; materials related to the Integrated Studies Program; and other miscellaneous items.


  • 1993-2008


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Conditions Governing Access note

Access to this collection is open with the assistance from the archivist or staff.

Conditions Governing Use note

Open for Research. Copyright of Official University records is held by Utah Valley University; all other copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Biographical/Historical note

The Utah Valley University Department of Dance belongs to the School of Arts. It maintains a mission to foster academic and artistic excellence through intensive technical and reflective study of dance. Offering both an Associates and Bachelor of Fine Arts in Dance as well as a Bachelors of Science in Movement Studies and Dance Education, the UVU Department of Dance provides instruction in ballet, modern, and ballroom techniques. The department is also home to the UVU Ballroom Dance Team and Synergy Dance Company, a modern dance ensemble.


1.5 Linear Feet (3 boxes)


This collection consists of materials collected by the Department of Dance at Utah Valley University and includes department records, curriculum resources, scholarship papers, and materials related to the Integrated Studies Program.

Arrangement note

The series arrangement is as follows 1. department information; 2. faculty information; 3. integrated studies program; 4. curriculum development of baccalaureate transition; 5. class materials; 6. National Association of Schools of Dance; 7. Scholarships and Advisement

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Gift of Utah Valley University Department of Dance.

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Finding aid prepared by Anna E. Brinegar, intern
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Repository Details

Part of the Fulton Library George Sutherland Archives Repository

800 West University Parkway
MS 145
Orem Utah 84058 United States