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The Department of Sociology

 

 

Welcome Back!

 

During the 2017-2018 Academic Year, the Social & Behavior Sciences Tower
will be under construction for seismic renovations.

Beginning August 21,
The Sociology Department Office
and
Undergraduate Advising
will be located on the 9th floor of the Social & Behavioral Sciences Tower
(BEH S 913)

The Department of Sociology provides students with a solid foundation in sociological theory and research that enables them to think analytically, communicate clearly, question critically, and engage actively and productively with society.

Professor with students with surveys on clipboards

Our versatile undergraduate major introduces students to social issues and processes in a variety of domains, including deviance, criminology, and the law; globalization and politics; population and health; and diversity and inequality.

We offer diverse signature undergraduate experiences such as internships, community engagement learning opportunities, and mentored research activities. Emphasizing interdisciplinary collaboration, community engagement, and a global outlook, we aim to develop first-rate scholarship and offer high quality education that addresses the myriad social, political, and economic challenges of the contemporary world.

The department is now ranked 3rd in the discipline in the country for the number of article publications in reputable scientific journals per faculty member and is one of the most productive departments in the country for generating new scholarly investigations in population and health research and global comparative studies. We are proud to house many nationally and internationally renowned researchers and award-winning teachers and mentors.


 SOCIOLOGY UNDERGRADUATE ADVISOR

portrait of Zachary FranzoniZachary Franzoni

BOOK SOCIOLOGY ADVISING APPOINTMENT
UNDERGRADUATE ADVISING APPOINTMENTS
Phone: (801) 581-6153
Address: BEH S 301
zachary.franzoni@soc.utah.edu
Advising Hours: By appointment
See the Department of Sociology/ Undergraduate/Advising page for further detail.


 

Join us in September for Sociology and U: Performance Art on Race, Class, and Gender
a special event to benefit our community scholarship.

Students receive free admission with i.d.

Image of face composed of muli-cultural faces - Sociology and U: Performance Art on Race, Class & Gender sept 27, 2017 5:30-7:30pm Salt Lake Acting Company 168 W 500 N Salt Lake City

 

 

Give to Sociology

 

You continue to play an important role in our students’ success.

Our department raises funds for Department of Sociology scholarships so that we can reward our meritorious students and assist those who face great financial burdens in funding their education.

We would like to thank everyone who has made a donation to our Department over the past years.

Please consider making a donation to our Department—any amount helps, no matter how small.

Last Updated: 8/24/17