School and Institutional Trust Lands Administration (SITLA)

SITLA manages 3.2 million acres in Utah in a trust to support public schools.  The annual revenue from the land, minus the expenses to manage the land, are deposited into the permanent State School Fund.  SITFO (see Fund) manages the fund.  For questions about trust lands contact:

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


School Trust Lands In Utah – A History

Trust Land Law

Enabling Act Reference Constitutional References
Trust Lands Management Act