In the past, students and faculty have expressed dissatisfaction with this nickname, as it sometimes gives students the idea that university authorities are always divinely inspired and never to be contradicted.
Leaders of the school, however, acknowledge that the nickname represents more a goal that the university strives for, and not its current state of being.
Another school year is starting and colleges around the country are once again full of intoxicated youth.
Sunday mornings mark the regret of young men and women who hooked-up the night before and either cannot remember what they did, or do remember and are trying to forget.
Though sex is omnipresent in American society, sex education has always been a controversial issue even with the concerning statistics: nearly 25 percent of college students have or have had an STI and those between the age of 15 and 24 contract nearly half of all new STIs.
Research published yesterday by School Dash showed that, in single-sex state schools, the proportion of girls getting five good GCSEs was 75 per cent, dropping to 55 per cent in mixed schools.
BYU is considered by many Latter-day Saints to be "The Lord's University".
This phrase is used in reference to the school's perceived mission as an "ambassador" to the world for the LDS Church and thus, for Jesus Christ.
Homosexuality is also against the rules and an opinion article in the campus newspaper even asks people to “preserve society” by voting against gay rights and marriage.
Other grounds for dismissal include using alcohol and drugs, gambling and viewing pornographe university has a strict dress code and also ensures all its students stay wholesome by requiring chaperones at all events where there are mixed groups of men and women.