LaVell Edwards Stadium

Directions

LaVell Edwards Stadium (1700 N Canyon Rd in Provo)

From Salt Lake City (north):

Heading south on I-15, get off the freeway at Exit No. 269 (University Parkway). Turn left at the street light. Stay on this same road proceeding east until you reach the facilities. This road will take you past the University Mall in Orem and into Provo. The LaVell Edwards Stadium is located on the corner of University Parkway and Canyon Road.

Optional routes include exiting I-15 at 800 North or Center Street in Orem (thus avoiding the University Parkway exit which tends to have more traffic), traveling east toward the mountain and finally making a RIGHT turn onto Highway 189/University Avenue. From University Avenue, make a left at University Parkway (1650 North). The LaVell Edwards Stadium is located on the corner of University Parkway and Canyon Road.

From St. George (south):

Heading north on I-15, get off the freeway at Exit No. 263 (University Avenue) in Provo. Drive north on University Avenue until you reach University Parkway (1650 North). Turn right. The LaVell Edwards Stadium is located on the corner of University Parkway and Canyon Road.

Parking

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Football

Cougar Club parking lots

Cougar Club Parking (Bronze level and above) is located in Areas 1, 2, 3, 5.

  • All reserved parking lots will be held for pass holders until approximately the end of the 1st quarter of the game
  • Passes are permits for the specified lot only.


State-issued Disability Parking

Disability Parking is available in Lot 2A to anyone with a state-issued disability permit or license plate. Disability Parking in other lots is open only to those who qualify for that lot. Select for information on acquiring state-issued parking.


Bicycle & Motorcycle Parking

Select for parking map.


Bus Services

UTA Website


Public Parking

Click here to view parking maps

Public non-reserved parking lots are available at such places as the Monte Bean Museum and the BYU administration building.


Tailgating and RV Parking

Located directly south of the BYU OIT building and east of Baskin Robbins, 55 E 1230 N (Bulldog Ave).

Availability: Guests may enter the lot starting at 8 a.m. on all home game days and will remain open until two hours after the conclusion of the game. It is first-come, first-served and there is no overnight parking.  *EXCEPTION- Games that kickoff at 7pm or later may remain in the lot until 8am the following morning.  

Vehicle types: Cars, vans, trucks and motorcycles. RVs and camp trailers are permitted in the Tailgate Lot. 

Space: Tailgaters are allowed two parking stalls per vehicle.

Type of cooking: Only propane and wood-pellet grills are allowed (no charcoal or wood fires)
.

Other details:

  • A limited number of portable restrooms, dumpsters and recycling bins will be provided.  Please clean up after yourselves. 
  • Personal flags, signs, banners, etc. may not be attached to any BYU fixtures or landscaping. 
  • Please treat those around you and their property with courtesy and respect. 
  • No alcohol, tobacco or illegal substances are allowed in the tailgate lot or on campus.
  • No electrical or water hookups are available.
  • No fireworks.
  • No tent pegs or spikes.
  • No pets.

Late arriving RV and oversized vehicle parking
:

There is an additional parking lot for late arriving RV and oversized vehicles that do not arrive at least three hours before the game. This lot is located at 2230 North 150 East (Canyon Road), approximately three blocks north of LaVell Edwards Stadium. The lot is for parking only and is not meant for tailgating. There is no longer reserved parking available in this lot. It has limited space and is first-come, first-served. Guests must also be out of this lot at least three hours after the game. There is no overnight parking available on campus.

Tailgating in other lots:

Individuals are permitted to tailgate as long as it does not take additional stalls or block the travel lanes of the parking lots. Tailgating activities should occur directly behind or in front of one’s vehicle. The use of propane and wood-pellet grills is allowed, but charcoal or open flame (wood) grills are not allowed due to safety reasons. See information above for large group spaces for RVs, etc.

Suggested tailgating setup

Information & Policies

All advertisements and handouts must be approved prior to an event. For information regarding advertising with BYU Athletics, contact BYU Athletic Marketing at 801-422-9196.

Alcohol is not permitted anywhere on BYU Campus, including inside the stadium or in its parking lots.

Smoking is prohibited inside the gates of Edwards Stadium. Alcohol is strictly prohibited on BYU Campus.

Pets are not allowed inside Edwards Stadium. For rules regarding dogs used for disability services, see “Service Dogs.”

Assisted listening devices are available at Edwards Stadium at the Stadium Management Office, just inside Gate 3. Guests will be asked to leave a valid driver’s license as collateral in exchange for the device.

For BYU Football games, ATMs are located under the North and South Stands, on the east and west sides of those stands.

Visit RideUTA.com for information on bus transportation to and from Edwards Stadium.

Fans are welcome to bring personal cameras into Edwards Stadium. Tripods are not permitted in the seating bowl. Professional photography/professional cameras and any video camera/equipment are not allowed in the stadium without a media credential. For information on receiving a media credential, please contact BYU Athletic Media Relations at 801-422-8948. (For questions about video cameras, see “Video/Audio Recording Devices”)

The use of cellular phones is permitted inside Edwards Stadium provided their use does not interfere with another guest’s ability to enjoy the event.

Children two and older require a ticket to all ticketed events. Younger infants not requiring a ticket must be seated on a lap and must not interfere with the sight lines or enjoyment of other fans. Strollers and infant car seats must be checked at a stroller check located under each of the stands, just inside Gates 3 or 10. A Mother’s Room is located in the women’s restroom beneath the East Stands. Diaper changing stations are located inside each restroom. Lost children are taken to the First Aid Station.

For information regarding food items sold at venues during events, please click here to see a map of vendor locations. If you have further questions, you may call BYU Concessions at 801-422-1738.

For more information on the Cosmo Kids Club, visit their Web site at CosmoCougar.com

The Cougar Marching Band, known as “The Power of the Wasatch,” performs at each BYU football game. During the game, its members are seated in section 45 in the South Stands.

Requests for sign language interpretation must be placed at least one week prior to the event. BYU students who need interpreters should contact the University Accessibility Center at 801-422-2767. All other patrons should direct requests to the Marriott Center Special Events Office at 801-422-6022. 

The Marriott Center Ticket Office will exchange tickets in order to accommodate guests with disabilities. Non-disabled guests who hold tickets to wheelchair sections may be relocated if necessary in order to accommodate guests with disabilities. The Marriott Center Ticket Office will make an effort to place the guest in the closest or comparable wheelchair section to the ticket that is exchanged. 

Seating accommodations for guests in wheelchairs or with other physical disabilities are available at Edwards Stadium. At Edwards Stadium, wheelchair seating is located on the upper and lower concourses of the West Stands and on the lower concourse of the East Stands. 

For ticketed events, wheelchair section seat tickets are required. With each wheelchair-accessible ticket, if available up to three companion tickets are also available for purchase. If you have already purchased your tickets and are concerned they will not meet your accommodation needs, please contact the Marriott Center Ticket Office as early as possible before the event. 

For patrons who are not confined to wheelchairs but who have difficulty navigating extreme numbers of stairs, limited mobility seats are available for purchase at all ticketed events, if still available. The same purchasing policy as for wheelchair seat tickets applies to limited mobility seats. 

For free, general admission events, seats in the wheelchair section are first-come, first-served. Each guest is allowed up to three companions to accompany him or her in these areas or in designated rows surrounding each wheelchair section. We recommend coming at least one hour early to these events. 

For away games and bowl games, disability-accessible tickets are available upon request. Please inform ticket office personnel of any necessary accomodations.

Shirts are required. Clothing displaying unsportsmanlike, obscene or profane comments is not permitted.

LaVell Edwards Stadium is located in Provo, Utah on the campus of Brigham Young University. We recommend the following routes when traveling to our facility: 

From Salt Lake City (north of Provo):
Heading south on Interstate 15, take Exit 269-University Parkway in Orem. Merge left to go east on University Parkway. Continue eastbound until you reach Edwards Stadium, located on the corner of University Parkway and Canyon Road. 

From St. George (south of Provo): 
Heading north on Interstate 15, take Exit 263-University Avenue in Provo. Drive north on University Avenue until you reach University Parkway (1650 North). Turn right. Edwards Stadium is located on the corner of University Parkway and Canyon Road. 

For BYU Football games, complimentary earplugs are available at the Stadium Management Office, just inside Gate 3 on the west side of the stadium. 

For your convenience, three elevators are located in the West Stands, just inside Gates 2 and 4. These elevators travel to the loges and press box levels and are accessible only by those with passes to these areas. 

Patrons with seats at the top of sections 101 to 109 may request use of these elevators to reach their seats, but they must be accompanied by an elevator escort. Even with elevator service, patrons must be able to descend a few stairs in order to reach these seats. 

There are no elevators in the East, North, or South stands and the upper wheelchair sections in the West Stands are accessible by ramp only.

If you must contact a guest during an event due to an emergency, please call the Stadium Management Office at 801-422-6022. Ushers and University Police officers will do their best to locate them quickly inside the venue. 

In the event of an emergency, please direct your attention to the video walls and listen for announcements on the PA system. BYU Event Staff members and University Police will also provide direction. Guests with disabilities should contact the nearest usher for assistance. 

Entering the field without proper credentials is a violation of conference and facility rules. Offenders will be ejected, fined, and subject to prosecution.

Exit or re-entry into the Stadium or Marriott Center is available. Guests must have their ticket or ROC pass “exit scanned” upon leaving the venue to be eligible to re-enter. Exit scanning is available at all gates. If you are exiting the venue but plan on returning, please notify the closest ticket taker. The ticket taker will “exit scan” the ticket or ROC pass. Upon re-entry, the previously “exit scanned” ticket or ROC pass must be presented to the ticket taker to be re-scanned to allow re-entry.

Only authorized and properly credentialed personnel will be permitted on the playing field before, during or after a football game. Any unauthorized person who enters the playing field will face a fine and ejection from the stadium. During a football game, passes will only be honored for individuals older than 16 years of age.

For large events, medical assistance is available at the First Aid Station, which is located in the tunnel below the West Stands, near the entrance to portal E. 

See “Restricted Items.”

The distribution of advertising flyers or brochures is prohibited.

Football game programs can be purchased at Gates 1, 3, 5, 6, and 11 until just before halftime. After that time they are available at the Stadium Management Office just inside Gate 3. 

For BYU Football games and for Stadium of Fire, all gates will open one and a half hours prior to the published start time. For information regarding other events, contact the Marriott Center Special Events at 801-422-6022. 

Obscene gestures, vulgar language, or unsafe behavior, such as body surfing, tossing a person in the air, holding a person above the head, etc. are unacceptable and may result in ejection.

The loges are located on top of the West Stands. Guests with loge tickets can access them through the elevators by Gates 2 or 4. Loge guests who wish to have friends or family visit them for a short time before or after the game or during halftime must leave a loge pass for them at the Stadium Management Office near Gate 3.

Lost and Found articles should be reported or turned in to the Stadium Management Office or to an usher. Any articles not claimed after the event will be sent from the Stadium Management Office to University Central Lost and Found in Room 118 WSC. This office can be reached at 801-422-3024. 

For information on obtaining media credentials for BYU Football games, please contact BYU Athletic Media Relations at 801-422-8948. A media credential is required for stadium, sideline, and press loge access. 

BYU Cougar merchandise is for sale at various BYU Bookstore locations near Gates 1, 5, 6, and 11, as well as at the largest location, the Cougar Den just inside Gate 3. Unauthorized merchandise sales on BYU Campus are strictly prohibited. 

Novelty Souvenir Stands are located at the four corners of the stadium with the main Cougar Den just inside gate 3 on the west side of the stadium.

All public address announcements are carefully scripted for each event. It is not possible for guests to facilitate any personal announcements during an event unless there is an emergency. 

Disability Parking

For BYU football games and other large events, the east side of the west stadium parking lot (Lot 2A) is reserved for guests with state-issued disability placards. There are also limited disability stalls in the other surrounding stadium lots for guests with passes to those lots.

Football Parking

Cougar Club Parking (for Bronze level and above)

Lot 1: Legacy Parking
Lot 2b: Platinum, Golden and Silver Parking
Lot 3: Eastside Club Seat Parking
Lot 5: Bronze Parking
Lot 7: Corporate Partners

All reserved parking lots will be held for pass holders until 15 minutes before the game or until the lot is full. Passes are permits for the specified lot only. Replacements are available through the Cougar Club office for $25.

Public Parking in non-reserved parking lots is available at such places as the Bean life Science Museum, the northwest corner of Lot 5, and the BYU administration building.

Tailgating

Located directly south of the BYU OIT building and east of Baskin Robbins, 55 E 1230 N (Bulldog Ave).

Availability: Guests may enter the lot starting at 8 a.m. on all home game days and will remain open until two hours after the conclusion of the game. It is first-come, first-served and there is no overnight parking.  *EXCEPTION- Games that kickoff at 7pm or later may remain in the lot until 8am the following morning.

Vehicle types: Cars, vans, trucks and motorcycles. RVs and camp trailers are permitted in the Tailgate Lot.

Space: Tailgaters are allowed two parking stalls per vehicle.

Type of cooking: Only propane and wood-pellet grills are allowed (no charcoal or wood fires)
.

Other details:

  • A limited number of restrooms and trash bins will be provided.
  • No alcohol, tobacco or illegal substances are allowed in the tailgate lot or on campus.
  • No electrical or water hookups are available.
  • No fireworks.
  • No tent pegs or spikes.
  •  No pets.

Late arriving RV and oversized vehicle parking
:

There is an additional park lot for late arriving RV and oversized vehicles that do not arrive at least three hours before the game. This lot is located at 2230 North 150 East (Canyon Road), approximately three blocks north of LaVell Edwards Stadium. The lot is for parking only and is not meant for tailgating. There is no longer reserved parking available in this lot. It has limited space and is first-come, first-served. Guests must also be out of this lot at least three hours after the game. There is no overnight parking available on campus.

Tailgating in other lots:

Individuals are permitted to tailgate as long as it does not take additional stalls or block the travel lanes of the parking lots. Tailgating activities should occur directly behind or in front of one’s vehicle. The use of propane and wood-pellet grills is allowed, but charcoal or open flame (wood) grills are not allowed due to safety reasons. See information above for large group spaces for RVs, etc.

Suggested tailgating setup

General Parking

For other events (excluding Stadium of Fire), public parking is available in all lots surrounding Edwards Stadium. Overflow parking is available at the Marriott Center.

To view a parking map, go to the LaVell Edwards Stadium parking page.

To view a map of BYU Campus, go to http://map.byu.edu.

 

While their staff is headquartered at the First Aid Station under the west stands by portal E, University Police officers are also strategically positioned throughout Edwards Stadium during an event. University Police can also be contacted 24 hours a day at 801-422-2222. 

KSL Radio broadcasts a play-by-play of each home game. It can be accessed on personal radios on 102.7 FM or 1160 AM. All personal radios must be used with headsets.

Edwards Stadium reserves the right to inspect all items brought into the facility. By using a ticket to enter the stadium, each guest consents to such a search and waives any related claims against BYU. Guests who refuse to consent to these searches will be denied entry into the stadium. Additional security measures may be implemented to ensure the safety of all guests and personnel within the facility. 

For events held at the stadium, the following items are not allowed inside Edwards Stadium:

  • Weapons of any type
  • Bags larger than 12”x12”x12”
  • Other large items
  • Food or drink (including bottled water)
  • Umbrellas (ponchos recommended)
  • Fireworks
  • Glass bottles, cans, or coolers
  • Battery operated megaphones
  • Artificial noisemakers
  • Signs larger than 22”x28”
  • Sticks or poles
  • Laster pointers
  • Video cameras
  • Whiteboards
  • Any other items deemed dangerous by management

The following items are permitted after inspection:

  • Bags 12”x12”x12” or smaller
  • Personal radios (with earpiece)
  • Poster board signs (see “Signs and Banners”)
  • Still cameras (no large camera bags)
  • Empty water bottles or cups
  • Ponchos
  • Medical Supplies
  • Blankets
  • Binoculars
  • Baby supplies

Public restrooms are available on all levels of all stands, except in the upper North and South Stands. Disability restrooms are available in the lower East, North, and South Stands. 

Service dogs necessary to meet physical, sensory, psychiatric, or other mental disability needs are welcome inside Edwards Stadium but must remain on a leash or in a harness at all times. If you intend to bring a service dog to the venue, please notify the BYU Ticket Office representative at the time of ticket purchase so that accommodations can be made for you before your arrival to the event. Service dogs-in-training are also welcome at Edwards Stadium events. 

Guests are welcome to display signs inside the stadium during events, provided they are not in poor taste, political, offensive to teams, groups, or individuals, profane, or an advertisement. The sign should not be larger than 22”x28” (the size of one piece of poster board), impede another guest’s view of the playing field, cause a disturbance among other fans, be affixed to any railings or walls, cover any stadium signage, or be made of any material deemed hazardous by Event Management. Edwards Stadium reserves the right to confiscate any signs. Signs and flags may not be displayed on poles, sticks, etc. The affixing, hanging, or displaying of signs on walls, bleachers, ramps, or around the facility grounds is prohibited. 

Smoking is not permitted anywhere inside the gates of the stadium.

Rentals

For football games and Stadium of Fire, stadium chairs are available for rental at Gates 1, 3, 5, 6, and 11. 

Personal

Personal stadium chairs are permitted inside Edwards Stadium, but the stadium chairs must not exceed 18 inches wide x 16 inches deep. Chairs larger than 18 inches will encroach on the seating area of others and guests may be asked to discontinue their use.  

The Stadium Management Office is the guest services headquarters of Edwards Stadium. It is located just inside Gate 3 and opens as soon as guests are permitted into the Stadium and closes approximately thirty minutes after the event ends. Please visit this location with any questions, concerns, or comments you may have during an event. Prior to or after the event, you can do the same by calling the Marriott Center Special Events office at 801-422-6022. 

During football games, guests may report security or guest services concerns (e.g. disruptive behavior, smoking, drink spills, broken seats, etc.) by texting the keyword BYU, followed by their location and issue to 69050. Stadium management will follow up immediately on any valid requests (e.g. BYU spilled soda section 6 row 3 seat 11). Standard text messaging rates apply.

Questions or need further HELP in regards to this text program? Send your email to CustomerCare@ISS247.com or call toll-free 1-877-722-6458. Participation in our service is free of charge but standard carrier text messaging & data charges will apply. Text STOP, END, QUIT, CANCEL, UNSUBSCRIBE, STOPALL to 69050 to be removed from any list and end subscription to the service.

Standing is not permitted on the concourse, ramps, or portal entries. Each ticket holder must occupy the seat purchased.
Excessive standing in non-student sections–please be aware that when you stand, you block the view of the fans behind you. We do not wish to diminish your ability to cheer and enjoy the game, however, your continued standing can interfere with others’ ability to enjoy the game from their seats.

See information regarding strollers under “Children.”

Tailgate Party (Cougar Town)

For all BYU Football games, the CougarTown Tailgate Party is located in the west stadium parking lot. All booths in this area must be approved and coordinated through BYU Athletic Marketing. For more information call 801-422-9196. 

Tailgating, Football

Located directly south of the BYU OIT building and east of Baskin Robbins, 55 E 1230 N (Bulldog Ave).

Availability: Guests may enter the lot starting at 8 a.m. on all home game days and will remain open until two hours after the conclusion of the game. It is first-come, first-served and there is no overnight parking.  *EXCEPTION- Games that kickoff at 7pm or later may remain in the lot until 8am the following morning.

Vehicle types: Cars, vans, trucks and motorcycles. RVs and camp trailers are permitted in the Tailgate Lot.

Space: Tailgaters are allowed two parking stalls per vehicle.

Type of cooking: Only propane and wood-pellet grills are allowed (no charcoal or wood fires)
.

Other details:

  • A limited number of restrooms and trash bins will be provided.
  • No alcohol, tobacco or illegal substances are allowed in the tailgate lot or on campus.
  • No electrical or water hookups are available.
  • No fireworks.
  • No tent pegs or spikes.
  •  No pets.

Late arriving RV and oversized vehicle parking
:

There is an additional park lot for late arriving RV and oversized vehicles that do not arrive at least three hours before the game. This lot is located at 2230 North 150 East (Canyon Road), approximately three blocks north of LaVell Edwards Stadium. The lot is for parking only and is not meant for tailgating. There is no longer reserved parking available in this lot. It has limited space and is first-come, first-served. Guests must also be out of this lot at least three hours after the game. There is no overnight parking available on campus.

Tailgating in other lots:

Individuals are permitted to tailgate as long as it does not take additional stalls or block the travel lanes of the parking lots. Tailgating activities should occur directly behind or in front of one’s vehicle. The use of propane and wood-pellet grills is allowed, but charcoal or open flame (wood) grills are not allowed due to safety reasons. See information above for large group spaces for RVs, etc.

Suggested tailgating setup

Tailgating, General Events

Individuals are permitted to tailgate as long as it does not take additional stalls or block the travel lanes of the parking lots. Tailgating activities should occur directly behind or in front of one’s vehicle. Large group spaces for RVs, etc., are located in the lot north of the Indoor Practice Facility near the Smith Fieldhouse. The use of propane grills is permitted, but charcoal or open flame (wood) grills is not allowed due to safety reasons.

During football games and Stadium of Fire, guests may report security or guest services concerns by texting the keyword BYU, followed by their location and issue to 69050. Stadium management will follow up immediately on any valid requests (e.g. BYU spilled soda section 6 row 3 seat 11). 

Policies:

Reselling tickets: Season ticket holders who wish to resell their tickets may do so securely on BYU Ticket Marketplace through the BYU Ticket Office. BYU cannot be responsible for any ticket purchased through any third party organization, web site or person other than BYUtickets.com. Scalping tickets is not permitted on BYU property (Provo City Code, sec. 6.27.010). 

Re-entry: Guests must have their ticket or ROC pass “exit scanned” upon leaving the venue to be eligible to re-enter. Exit scanning is available at all gates. If you are exiting the venue but plan on returning, please notify the closest ticket taker. The ticket taker will “exit scan” the ticket or ROC pass. Upon re-entry, the previously “exit scanned” ticket or ROC pass must be presented to the ticket taker to be re-scanned to allow re-entry.

All tickets are non-transferrable. Once a ticket is scanned, it may not be used by another guest to enter the venue, even if the original guest is leaving

All guests two and older require a ticket. (See “Children.”)

For any ticketing questions or concerns, contact the BYU Ticket Office.

Purchasing

The BYU Ticket Office facilitates all ticket sales for events at LaVell Edwards Stadium, the Marriott Center, and at all BYU athletic venues. It is located inside the north entrance of the Marriott Center on the Brigham Young University campus (open Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM). Athletic ticket sales may also be purchased over the counter at the Harris Fine Arts Center ticket office (hours vary by semester). Office hours vary on event days and on holidays. Tickets can be purchased:

  • Online at BYUtickets.com
  • On the phone: 801-422-BYU1 (2981)
  • In person at the Marriott Center Ticket Office and Harris Fine Arts Center Ticket Office windows (during office hours).

On event days, ticket sales and Public Will Call are located at the West Stadium Ticket Booth, in the parking lot directly west of Edwards Stadium. (For football, see “Will Call Locations.”)

Both end zones of Edwards Stadium are equipped with video screens. Every guest seated in the stadium is able to see live game footage, replay action, as well as informational footage.

Video/audio recording is generally prohibited for all concerts and athletic events. For information regarding specific event policies, please contact the Marriott Center Special Events office at 801-422-6022.

Season Tickets: Visually impaired guest requests are accommodated as seats become available in the perferred area.

Individual Events: Seating arrangements for visually impaired guests can be made for most special events by contacting the BYU Ticket Office prior to the opening of ticket sales. 

Wheelchair Checks

If you are able to sit in a regular seat, but require a wheelchair for transportation, please leave your wheelchair at one of the stroller checks by Gates 3 or 10 or at the wheelchair checks under the North and South Stands. Please ask an usher for assistance if necessary. 

Wheelchairs for Transport

Although there are no wheelchairs available to rent at Edwards Stadium, a limited number are available to borrow to transport guests to their seats. These wheelchairs are available in the Stadium Management Office, just inside Gate 3 on the west side of the stadium. To ensure the wheelchairs are returned, please bring a driver’s license to leave as collateral.

The following Will Call locations are in place on football game day. Prior to game day, the Public Will Call is located at the Marriott Center Ticket Office. Guests must show a valid ID in order to claim their tickets at each location. 

Public Will Call is located at the West Stadium Ticket Booth, in the parking lot west of Edwards Stadium
Home Team Player Guest Tickets are located at Gate 12 on the southeast corner of Edwards Stadium.
Visiting Team Player Guest Tickets are located at Gate 4 on the northwest corner of Edwards Stadium.

Concessions

For information regarding food items sold at venues during events, please click here to see a map of vendor locations. If you have further questions, you may call BYU Concessions at 801-422-1738.