Frequently Asked Questions

Need help with BYUtv? We answer your top questions about the BYUtv app, supported devices & services, subscriptions, and more.

General BYUtv Info

How do I watch BYUtv?

BYUtv is available online and on a variety of devices and services. Check out our guide on How to Watch BYUtv.

Does BYUtv cost anything?

BYUtv is absolutely free to watch! You can watch all our shows for free online on, or by downloading the BYUtv app on your favorite device.

Apps and Services

Is BYUtv available with my cable or satellite subscription?

You can experience BYUtv in HD via satellite through DirecTV and Dish Network. We’ve also partnered with over 152 cable systems throughout the United States. Use our Channel Lookup Tool, or check with your local provider to see if BYUtv is available in your area.

Is BYUtv available on Hulu, Fubo, YouTube TV, or Sling TV?

At this time, BYUtv is not available on any online or live TV streaming service. You can watch BYUtv live for free on, or by downloading the BYUtv app on your device.

How do I watch BYUtv on my smart TV?

You can download the BYUtv app natively on smart TVs that run on Fire TV, Roku TV, Android TV, or Google TV platforms. You can also watch BYUtv by connecting a supported streaming device to your television.


Why can’t I watch live TV on the BYUtv app?

Due to licensing agreements, we can only offer live TV to BYUtv subscribers. You must sign in to your account before watching live content. If you don’t have one, you can create a free BYUtv account and start watching right away.

Why are some shows locked?

Everything on BYUtv is available for free. But due to licensing rights, we can only offer some content to BYUtv subscribers. To watch these shows, either sign in to your BYUtv account or create a free account.

I need to reset my password.

You can reset your password anytime by submitting the email address associated with your BYUtv account. We’ll send you a link to reset your password.


Where can I watch Heartland for free?

Watch this multi-generational saga set in Alberta, Canada and centered on a family getting through life together in both happy and trying times. Experience the tragedy, teamwork, and family values in every episode of Heartland on BYUtv.

Where can I watch The Chosen for free?

Experience the phenomenon of The Chosen, the first-ever multi-season TV show about the life of Jesus and the highest crowd-funded TV series or film project of all time. This drama about the life of Jesus Christ introduces Jesus and the calling of his initial disciples, with a discussion after each episode.

Where can I watch General Conference 2022?

All are welcome to join General Conference, a semiannual global event to learn more about the gospel of Jesus Christ. Watch uplifting and inspiring messages from the General Authorities and other leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints broadcast from the Conference Center in Salt Lake City.

Where can I watch BYU Sports?

Watch the best of BYU Sports as the Cougars compete against the best teams in the NCAA.