School and Institutional Trust Lands Administration (SITLA)

SITLA manages 3.3 million acres in Utah in a trust to support public schools.  In FY2015, SITLA generated $104 million in revenues and deposited almost $90 million into the permanent State School Fund to generate revenue for Utah school children.  For questions about trust lands contact:

Deena Loyola 801-538-5102
Kim Christy 801-538-5183
Trust Lands Website
SITLA Board of Trustees
SITLA Director SITLA Administration – Business Groups
Map of School Trust Lands in Utah


History – Creation of SITLA and School LAND Trust

Trust Land Law

Enabling Act Reference Constitutional Reference
Trust Lands Management Act