Covid 19

Spring semester planned with two-week, online-only break

Two-week, all-online instruction period meant to reduce COVID-19 exposure and infections.


CARES Act Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund

Financial grants are intended to support the pressing financial needs of students.


Echoes of a pandemic through headlines

Newspapers show how face coverings, quarantines and closed public venues were a part of life during the 1918 influenza pandemic in the new Marriott Library digital exhibit.


The public health rationale for a two-week shift to online-only courses

By planning for a break mid-semester, we have the opportunity to disrupt transmission and reduce case counts.


Why is the COVID-19 mortality rate highest for Black Americans?

Racial disparities among essential workers could be a key reason that Black Americans are more likely to contract and die of coronavirus.


Circuit breaker and vice presidential debate webinar: What to know

A final update on the coronavirus circuit breaker.


Circuit Breaker & VP Debate FAQ

What you need to know about access to campus from Sunday, Sept. 27 through Sunday, Oct. 11.


U launches asymptomatic random testing program

The program will help determine prevalence of COVID-19 on campus and identify any outbreak hotspots.


A woman doctor wearing a face mask looks through the window at a woman who may have COVID-19 at a drive-up testing site.

Face covering myths debunked

Addressing the common misconceptions about face coverings using scientific evidence.


College of Nursing provides COVID-19 support groups

There have been 3,000+ hospitalizations and 400 deaths from COVID-19 in Utah. Some patients leave with lasting health issues. Health care professionals to collaborate and find a way to help.