Skills USA Information

About Skills USA

SkillsUSA is a partnership of students, teachers and industry working together to ensure America has a skilled work force. SkillsUSA serves more than 300,000 students and instructors annually. They help each student excel.The organization has 13,000 school chapters in 54 state and territorial associations. More than 14,500 instructors and administrators are professional members of SkillsUSA.

SLCC Skills USA Tuition Waivers

Salt Lake Community College offers students the opportunity to apply for a SkillsUSA tuition waiver to those individuals who place first, second or third place at the State SkillsUSA Competition.

Individuals who place first, second or third at the State SkillsUSA competition are eligible to apply for a SkillsUSA tuition waiver. First place winners are eligible for a two semester waiver; Second place winners are eligible for a one semester waiver; and Third place winners are eligible for half semester waiver. Tuition waivers must be used for Fall and/or Spring semesters. Summer semester does not apply. In addition to contest requirements, for a tuition waiver, students must be a Utah resident and in good academic standing.

If you place in the state competition, you will receive an email to your bruinmail account with information on how to complete the documentation for your tuition waiver.

If you have any questions contact the Career and Technical Education Office at 801-957-4266.


Congratulations 2022 utah state Medal winners

  • Architectural Drafting
    • Parker Zollinger - Silver
  • Automotive Refinishing Technology
    • Alexa Saldana – Gold
    • Marcos Trujano-Flores – Bronze
  • Automotive Service Technology
    • Bryson Adams – Gold
    • Michael Cuenco – Bronze
  • Aviation Maintenance
    • Braden Braegger – Gold
    • Kurtis Gibson – Silver
    • Thomas Holzhauser – Bronze
  • Cabinetmaking
    • Jordan Rice – Bronze
  • Carpentry
    • Christopher Zemp – Silver
    • Robert Fairbanks – Bronze
  • Collision Damage Appraisal & Total Loss
    • Andrew Harmes – Gold
    • William Chau – Bronze
  • Collision Repair Technology
    • Steven Fowler – Gold
    • Aaron Vargas-Lora – Silver
    • Nathanael Mercado Gonzalez – Bronze
  • Commercial Baking
    • Ellie Black – Bronze
  • Culinary Arts
    • Gavin Kraft - Bronze
  • Job Skill Demonstration A
    • Nikkeve Campbell – Silver
  • Masonry
    • Preston Short – Gold
    • Caleb Centeno – Silver
  • Motorcycle Service Technology
    • Seth Pettey – Silver
    • Jaxon Tate – Bronze
  • Photography
    • Blair Daines – Gold
    • Cody Gipson – Silver
    • Katherine Quintana – Bronze
  • Power Equipment Technology
    • Izaac Wilcox – Silver
    • Kayleigh Grotrian – Bronze
  • Team Works (Team of 4)
    • Collin James (Electrician), Jordan Johnson (Carpenter), Ryan Morgan (Plumber), Scipio Spinks (Masonry) – Gold
  • Web Design and Development (Team of 2)
    • Dariia Mastiukova Keith, Megan Moulton – Gold
  • Welding
    • Alex Young – Bronze
  • Welding Fabrication (Team of 3)
    • Dylan Hayward, Kyle Heaney, Patrick Horn – Silver

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