Matthew "Matt" Randolph Fife graduated from Brigham Young University in 2014 with a bachelor's degree in theatre arts studies. He was included on the Summer 2013, Winter 2012, and Fall 2010 Dean's Lists.
At BYU, he was a member of BYU's Young Company, a theatre troupe that adapts and edits classic tales into performances worthy of younger audiences. In 2013 Matt played the role of the Duke of Exeter in the group's production of Henry V.
The following year, Fife received the Most Outstanding Experimental Production in a Mask Club for "Hamlet" award from the Department of Theatre and Media Arts.