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Utah Conservation Corps is an organizational partner with “Aggies Think, Care, Act,” a campus-wide initiative to foster a caring community that embraces civic responsibility, respect for diversity, and human dignity. Aggies Think, Care, Act put out a Call to Action over the weekend stating:

“We condemn the wanton violence consistently perpetrated against Brown and Black people. We empathize with their suffering, accept the call for change, and commit to doing the necessary work it will take. We invite every Aggie to take action and be a part of the solution.”

You can also read USU President Cockett’s message renewing USU’s pledge to diversity, human dignity and social responsibility.

UCC has established coronavirus protocol in addition to the guidance issued by the CDC and Utah State University. Learn more about the UCC COVID-19 Protocol. For Utah State University wide coronavirus updates, please visit usu.edu/COVID-19.

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WHAT'S LIFE LIKE IN THE UCC?

A season with the Utah Conservation Corps can be one of the most challenging, difficult, and most rewarding experiences of your life! Our members help get critical work done on our public lands--both federal and state. Our term of service helps our partners get work done, and our members learn what they have within themselves!

Curious what it's like? Check out our video to find out what a season with UCC could be like, and if you're up for a new and exciting challenge, apply today!

can the ucc help me find a career?YES! Gain skills and certifications that help you become highly employable in both the public land sector, and the private job sector! Crew Leaders even leave our program with  Chainsaw Certifications, Wilderness First Responder, and experience out in the field! LEARN MORE HERE

can i join with no previous experience?A term of service with UCC can be the most challenging work you've done in your life. That being said, anyone can do this work with the right attitude and mindset! The work UCC does is critical to helping Utah's public lands stay in their best possible condition. It's also hard, but who doesn't like a challenge? We teach you the skills, you decide the reward.

does ucc do more than just field crewsWe have over a dozen non-profit partners who we send Individual Placements (ie: Interns) to work with throughout the year. They work in  a wide variety of sectors from habitat restoration, policy and research, to environmental education! Check our POSITIONS Page frequently and follow us on Facebook to learn when these exciting opportunities become available!

 

 

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