Utah Real Estate License Requirements

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Utah real estate requirements

Utah Real Estate Salesperson License Requirements

Utah State Required Pre-licensing Hours: 120 hours
Colibri Real Estate Utah Course Hours Offered:
120 hours

1. General Utah Salesperson License Requirements

The general requirements for real estate salespersons defined by the Utah Department of Commerce Division are as follows:

  • Be at least eighteen (18) years of age.
  • Have a high school diploma or its equivalent.
  • Meet the statutory licensing qualifications of honesty, integrity, truthfulness, reputation, and competency.

2. Salesperson License Education Requirements in Utah

Below are credit hours required for the Utah pre-license course to qualify for your salesperson license.

Course TypeRequired Credit Hours
Total Pre-license Course Hours120 hours

3. Additional Salesperson License Requirements in Utah

If you meet the general requirements and have completed your required course credit hours, you will need to complete the following steps to get your Salesperson license:

  • Apply for the Utah Salesperson examination
  • Submit fingerprints for a criminal background check
  • Successfully pass the Utah Salesperson licensing exam with a score of 70% or higher
  • Obtain sponsorship from a licensed Utah broker
  • Complete the Utah Real Estate License application

Regulatory Notes: 

Applicants may only take up to 8 hours of CE online per day.  

Utah’s division of real estate requires a timing mechanism for all distance education courses to ensure courses cannot be completed in less time than the approved credit hours. Please note that your course will time out after 10 minutes of inactivity! 

Utah Department of Commerce 

Phone: 801-530-6747 

Fax: 801-526-4387 

Website: http://realestate.utah.gov/realestate/index.html 

Address: Division of Real Estate Heber M. Wells Building Salt Lake City, 84114 

Good to Know

The information provided is a summary of the minimum requirements set forth by the Utah Real Estate Commission. For a more detailed requirements breakdown, please see the board’s site.

If you hold Real Estate licenses in multiple states, please make sure to check each state’s requirements.

Note: This license renewal information is provided as a convenience only and is subject to change at any time. It’s ultimately the responsibility of the licensee to be sure that he or she is meeting all requirements for each license and corresponding renewal period.