Skip to main content

Latter-day Saints Business College



  • Existence: 1931-

Administrative History

The Latter-day Saints Business College (est. 1931) is a two-year institution in Salt Lake City, Utah.

The Latter-day Saints' Business College, 1907.

LDS Business College, via WWW, Sept. 28, 2004 (LDS Business College; LDSBC)

Hilton, Lynn M. The history of LDS Business College and its parent institutions, 1886-1993: p. 3 (formerly part of Latter-day Saints' College; became Latter-day Saints Business College in 1931 when other departments of the Latter-day Saints' College were discontinued)

LDS Business College, website viewed May 29, 2019 (LDS Business College is an institution of higher education founded and sponsored by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; the college has had four names and five name changes: Salt Lake Stake Academy (1886-1890), LDS College (1890-1901), LDS University (1901-1927), LDS College (1927-1931), LDS Business College (1931-present))

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

Financial Aids and Loans correspondence

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 403
Scope and Contents

Contains correspondence regarding the establishment of student financial aid through the Church and administered through the Financial Aids and Loans office at Brigham Young University. O. Wendle Nielsen was director of Financial Aids. Materials date from between 1956 and 1964.

Dates: 1956-1964

Latter-day Saints Business College audit reports, 1957-1960

Identifier: UA 355 Series 1 Sub-Series 4
Scope and Contents

Contains financial reports for LDS Business College. Materials date from between 1957 and 1960.

Dates: 1957-1960

Life is beautiful : a personal history

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230332287]
Identifier: MSS 2340
Scope and Contents

Autobiography details memories of her childhood in Hunter, Utah; her mission to the Southern States; marriage; church service; assignment to the Brigham Young University Jerusalem Center with her husband, Robert J. Smith; and family life.

Dates: 2001

Pacific Board of Education minutes, 1957-1964

 Series — Box 9: Series 10; Series 11 [Barcode: 31197231023174], Folder: 2
Identifier: UA 535 Series 11
Scope and Contents

Contains meeting minutes of the Pacific Board of Education, dating from between 1957 and 1964.

Dates: 1957-1964

Slides of Brigham Young University, Church College of Hawaii and LDS Business College

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197225520011]
Identifier: UA 1263
Scope and Contents

Contains slides of the Brigham Young University campus, the Church College of Hawaii campus, and the Latter-day Saints Business College campus. Also included are a few slides of the Air Force Academy campus.

Dates: 1972

Unified Church School System reports

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197231022960]
Identifier: UA 502
Scope and Contents

Contains reports concerning Brigham Young University, Institutes of Religion, Seminaries, Ricks College, LDS Business School, Juarez School, McCune School, and schools in Mexico in the Unified Church School System.

Dates: 1951-1961

Unified Church School System records

 Collection — Box 10: [Barcode: 31197231023182]
Identifier: UA 535
Scope and Contents

Includes reports, charts, correspondence and publications of the various schools and units under the Unified Church School System. Only a few of the records apply to Brigham Young University.

Dates: 1939-1965

Unified Church School System records on college guidance centers for Mormon students, approximately 1960

 Series — Box 2: Series 3; Series 2; Series 4 [Barcode: 31197231023349], Folder: 7
Identifier: UA 535 Series 3
Scope and Contents

Contains information on counseling services for Mormon youth.

Dates: approximately 1960

Unified Church School System records on Latter-day Saints Business College, 1960-1965

 Series — Box 7: Series 7; Series 4; Series 5; Series 6 [Barcode: 31197231023158], Folder: 6
Identifier: UA 535 Series 5
Scope and Contents

Contains information on the LDS Business College. Materials date from between 1960 and 1965.

Dates: 1960-1965