|Motto||For the excellence within "U"|
|Campus||Urban, 170 acres (69 ha)|
Uttaranchal University is located at Dehradun, Uttarakhand, India near Indian Military Academy. It was established by an Act of the Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly under Shri Shushila Devi education foundation.
The University is promoted by Sushila Devi Centre for Professional Studies and Research, a society registered under Societies Registration Act 1860. First it was known as Law College Dehradun (LCD) but now it is known as The Uttaranchal University.
Uttaranchal University is located in the Doon Valley and consists of 170 acres (69 ha).
The Uttaranchal University has been recognized by the UGC under sections 2(f) and 12(B) of the UGC Act, 1956. The University is made up of several faculties and departments. The departments are governed by statutes and regulations promulgated by the University Grants Commission, Government of India.
Uttaranchal University has been also accredited with NAAC grade A+.