BYU-Salt Lake Adult Education Center

On January 1, 1959, the building formerly occupied by the McCune School of Music and Art, 200 North Main, was opened as the third BYU continuing education center. Its program follows the pattern established in other centers. In 1966, the center was renamed BYU Salt Lake Center. Lynn M. Hilton served as the only chairman of the Center.


Established: 1959

Abolished: 1966

Location: Provo, Utah (1959-1966)


Courses and programs were offered in religion, genealogy, speech, history, recreation, writing, arts, education, and other fields.

Assets and Administrative Structure

The center was under the supervision of a department chairman who reported directly to the dean of the Division of Continuing Education.

Associated Units

Superior unit: Brigham Young University. Division of Continuing Education (1959-1966)

Later unit: BYU Salt Lake Center (1966)


Brigham Young University Annual Undergraduate Catalog 1959-1960: p. 412 (Lynn M. Hilton, chair) p. 413 (Center inception; course description)

Maintenance Information

Record ID: EAC-2010-00205

Creator: ARC