About UTVS Television

UTVS Television (University Television Station) is an award-winning student-run television station on the campus of St. Cloud State University. The national award-winning station began operations in 1978 under the leadership of Scott Bryce. Today, UTVS is located in Stewart Hall, and provides local programming to over 33,000 households in the St. Cloud and surrounding areas via Spectrum Channel 21 (High Definition on SCSU Campus Only),Spectrum Channel 180 (Standard Definition),Spectrum Channel 426 (Standard Definition) and Spectrum Channel 823(High Definition).

Studios

Student Led

UTVS-Television is completely student-run. As part of the student organization body at St. Cloud State University, UTVS’s committee is known as the UTVS Executive Board.

The UTVS Executive Board is made up of student staff holding paid positions. Those include the following:

Station Manager

Programming Director

News Director

Sports Director

Production Manager

Other students who are part of the Executive Board are Executive Producers and Associate Producers of the different shows produced at UTVS.

The Executive Board meets on a regular basis to discuss and meet the needs of the students at the television station. The meetings are run by the UTVS Station Manager.

History

UTVS or University Television Station began operations in 1978. Today, the station continues to provide programing to over 33,000 households in the St. Cloud, MN and surrounding areas via Spectrum Channel 180. In 2013, UTVS transitioned from standard definition to high definition to provide a better education experience for our students and a better product to our audience.

UTVS is home to UTVS News, a news broadcast that airs sixteen times a week. Our next biggest production is Husky Productions, a student-run hockey production that broadcasts SCSU DI hockey games out of the university’s hockey arena, the Herb Brooks National Hockey Center.

Be The Broadcaster

"Be The Broadcaster" is a fall and spring event hosted by the SCSU Mass Communications Department, UTVS Television and KVSC 88.1 FM for high school students interested in television production, radio and journalism.

"Be The Broadcaster" offers tours of the on campus television and radio studios, a panel discussion with recent graduates working in the media industry and hands-on opportunities for high school students to use and interact with real-world broadcast equipment with students and faculty.

If you are interested in a career in television or radio broadcasting, this is the perfect opportunity to visit campus and check out SCSU’s award-winning broadcasting program. You will also get to experience the following:

Hear from SCSU alumni who are current professionals in the field.

Participate in tours of our state-of-the-art radio and television facilities.

Engage in hands-on experiences with the radio and television equipment.

Awards

SCSU student, alumna earn national recognition as best in student journalism

Husky Productions named finalist for Sports Video Group College Sports Media awards

SCSU students claim top broadcast and journalism honors

St. Cloud State nationally recognized as a top broadcast school

Husky Productions Receives Two Sports Video Group College Sports Media Awards

UTVS Wins 13 MBJA Eric Sevareid Awards

Husky Productions Wins SVG College Sports Media Awards

UTVS Wins National BEA Awards

UTVS Nominated for College Television Award

UTVS Wins SPJ Region 6 Mark of Excellence Awards

UTVS Wins 7 Student Production Awards

News Releases

UTVS News Director earns Ulysses Carlini Media Scholarship

SCSU students claim top broadcast and journalism honors

St. Cloud State nationally recognized as a top broadcast school

Husky Productions to participate in Hockey Day Minnesota broadcast

Huskies witness visit by Vice President Harris to St. Cloud

A New Look: UTVS completes upgrades to newsroom, studio

Chris Withers ’03 excited to return to producing MLB games for NBC Sports Chicago

SCSU graduates play key roles in virtual Nickelodeon production

UTVS Produces First All Female Sports Broadcast At SCSU

SCSU graduate was TV director for World Series, will direct Hockey Day Minnesota broadcast

Stanley enjoys advising TV for SCSU, running business

UTVS Press Release Archive

Virtual Tours

Television Studios Facility Tour

Engineering Tour

Production Truck Tour

Trivia Weekend Website Archives

Trivia 2024 Camp Trivia

Trivia 2023 Trivia On Trial

Trivia 2022 LITerally Trivia

Trivia 2021 Trivia At Play

Trivia 2020 Its About Time

Trivia 2019 Trivia University

Trivia 2018 Codename Trivia

Trivia 2013 A Space Oddity

UTVS Archives

Contact UTVS

UTVS Television

Suite 22 Stewart Hall

St. Cloud State University

720 4th Avenue South

St. Cloud, Minnesota 56301

320-308-8887

comments@utvs.com

A Student Organization at SCSU

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