Welcome to UGA!

The Utah Genealogical Association (UGA) provides genealogical education and information for researchers at all levels, supporting members from across the nation.



Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy

Virtual Advanced Analysis Practicum
8 October - 17 November 2018 (full; waitlist available)

Virtual Ancestors from Norway, Denmark, and Iceland
Tuesdays 6:00 pm MT, 25 September - 20 November 2018

13 - 18 January 2019

SLIG Academy for Professionals
21 - 25 January 2019

New! Virtual Intermediate Foundations
February - April 2019 (dates/times to be announced)

Check Out Our Member Discounts!

Members of the Utah Genealogical Association can receive discounts on several goods and services through our Member's-only Affiliates page. You will be excited to see what we have to offer!!!

Invitation to Join

If you are not yet a member of UGA, we invite you to join. There is considerable value associated with membership, which is offered at a reasonable annual rate with discounts given for multiple-year renewals. Life memberships are also available, as are membership gifts for friends and family. SaveSave

Utah Research Links

Looking for help with your Utah Research?  Connect to FamilySearch.org or the FamilySearch Wiki for Utah. While we're on the subject, would you like to participate in the Wiki for Utah project? For further information, visit Utah FamilySearch Wiki Project.

Trouble Logging In?

If you are a UGA member and are having trouble logging in to our Members Area, please visit our FAQs page and scroll to the bottom for login instructions. If you still have trouble, contact our Adminstrative Assistant. Be sure to provide your name, phone number, and login information (if you have it).

Upcoming Events
January 13, 2019
SLIG 2019
The 24th annual Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy will open with a reception on Sunday evening and close with a banquet on Friday evening. The program ...

January 19, 2019
SLIG Technology Day
Back by popular demand, SLIG's new Tech Day will feature hands-on workshops and classes to help you improve your technical genealogical research skills.    Details ...

January 19, 2019
8:30 am to 12:00 pm
5th Annual SLIG Colloquium
The colloquium brings together thought leaders of the industry to present and discuss key genealogical topics in an effort to create a greater understanding ...

January 21, 2019
SLIG Academy for Professionals
This new program will follow SLIG 2019, and will focus on professional development topics not offered at SLIG or elsewhere in a week-long, in-depth format.   Details ...

January 22, 2019
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

An Introduction to Chromosome Mapping and Phasing

Presented by Shannon Combs Bennett on 22 Jan 2019. Registration: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/5315464619809/WN_Y4U7CxCBRx6eYEEdNGJshA Shannon Combs-Bennett, QG, PLCGS, is an award winning author, lecturer and researcher based out ...

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