Universal Technical Institute Schedules Fiscal 2011 First Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call

PHOENIX, AZ – January 10, 2011 – (Motor Sports Newswire) – Universal Technical Institute, Inc. (NYSE: UTI), the leading provider of automotive technician training, announced today that it will report its financial results for the fiscal 2011 first quarter ended Dec. 31, 2010, on Thursday, Feb. 3, 2011, after market close.  UTI will host a conference call at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Standard Time on the same day to discuss its fiscal 2011 first quarter financial results and operating performance.  The conference call will feature president and chief executive officer Kimberly McWaters and executive vice president and chief financial officer Eugene Putnam.

To participate in the live call, investors are invited to dial (412) 858-4600 or (800) 860-2442.  A live webcast of the call will be available via the Universal Technical Institute investor relations website at http://uti.investorroom.com/.  Please go to the website at least 15 minutes early to register, download and install any necessary audio software.  The conference call will also be archived for 60 days at http://uti.investorroom.com/ or the replay can be accessed through Feb. 15, 2011 by dialing 412-317-0088 or 877-344-7529 and entering pass code 447284.

About Universal Technical Institute, Inc.:

Headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona, Universal Technical Institute, Inc. (NYSE: UTI) is the leading provider of post-secondary education for students seeking careers as professional automotive, diesel, collision repair, motorcycle and marine technicians.  During the past 45 years, UTI has graduated more than 140,000 students. The organization offers undergraduate degree, diploma and certificate programs at 11 campuses across the United States, as well as manufacturer-specific training programs at dedicated training centers.  Through its campus-based school system, UTI provides specialized post-secondary education programs under the banner of several well-known brands, including Universal Technical Institute (UTI), Motorcycle Mechanics Institute and Marine Mechanics Institute (MMI) and NASCAR Technical Institute (NTI).

For more information about Universal Technical Institute, Inc. and its training programs, visit www.uti.edu.

SOURCE: Universal Technical Institute, Inc.