The university's Outreach School offers over 30 degree, certificate, and endorsement programs to distance learners throughout Wyoming and beyond. The Outreach School has nine regional centers throughout Wyoming.
The University of Wyoming is a nationally recognized research institution. The university's Environment and Natural Resources Program is a leader in environmental and natural resources in the West.
The University of Wyoming consists of seven colleges:
- Arts and Sciences
- Agricultural and Natural Resources
- Engineering and Applied Sciences
- Health Sciences
The University of Wyoming has students from all 50 states and over 90 countries.
Students may receive college credit for courses taken via the National Outdoor Leadership School. In addition, the university reports that it has the nation's largest single scholarship endowment for study abroad support.
Outside magazine has recognized the University of Wyoming as one of the nation's top "adventure colleges."