The university was established in 1850 as the University of Deseret (/ˌdɛzəˈrɛt/ ( listen)) by the General Assembly of the provisional State of Deseret, making it Utah's oldest institution of higher education. It received its current name in 1892, four years before Utah attained statehood, and moved to its current location in 1900.When is College winter break?
Winter Break. As specified in the College Catalog and on-line student handbook, the residence halls and houses will close for Winter Break on Wednesday, December 18, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. The halls will reopen at 9:00 a.m. on Sunday, January 19, 2020. Classes resume on Tuesday, January 20, 2020 at 8:00 am. All residents, including those in student ...When is winter break for schools?
Frequently called "winter break," this is a time off from school that begins anywhere from about December 15 and lasts until around January 15, depending on your school's policy. Most elementary and high school students receive about two weeks off, while college students typically get around three to four weeks off.