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Permits for all activities controlled by the Fire Marshal's office can be obtained by calling (435) 797-1968 or (435) 797-1979. Please be prepared to allow up to 48 hours advanced notice for any permit inspection/request.

The following is a list of activities currently requiring a permit from the USU Fire Marshal's Office: 

  • Hotworks: Any welding, soldering, torch cutting inside or on any USU buildings.
  • Pyrotechnics: Any outside pyrotechnic display, or performances using live fire, such as fire dancing, requires a permit from the USU Fire Marshal's office. No open flame demonstrations or pyrotechnics are permitted inside of any structure.
  • Theatrical fog/haze machines: Any machine that creates theatrical smog/haze for theatrical performances shall be inspected and approved by the Fire Marshal's office prior to any performance/use.
  • Candles: Any use of candles for religious ceremonies or vigils shall be by permit only. Candles are prohibited for any other purpose on USU property.