Awards & Recognition

hundreds of students wearing stand close together to form a block U on the University of Utah football field. bottom text reads, "Class of 2025," Office of Orientation and Transition.

University of Utah enrollment numbers smash previous records

Enrollment is up in all categories, first-time freshmen up nearly 20%.


Aerial view of Presidents Circle at the University of Utah in the fall.

Breathing in the benefits of energy incentives

The university is the “Wattsmart Business Partner of the Year.”


New computing building to benefit economy

The largest ever for the College of Engineering, Utah philanthropists John and Marcia Price gift $15 million to build new computer science building.


Call for nominations: MLK Youth Leadership Awards

Each awardee is honored during the annual Martin Luther King Jr. Week.


Honoring student veterans in 2021

The Veterans Support Center is currently accepting nominations for the Student Veteran of the Year.


Geology and geophysics faculty members honored by professional societies

Awards recognize exemplary contributions to sedimentology, hydrology and economic geology.


Upcoming teaching grant deadlines

There are a number of grant and award opportunities available for University of Utah faculty in the coming months.


Nominations for Student Veteran of the Year open now

The Veterans Support Center is currently accepting nominations for the Student Veteran of the Year, an award given to a U.S. Armed Forces service member or veteran enrolled at the university.
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Ahead of the game

The University of Utah’s video game design program is posting yet another high score.


U among top 100 in 2022 ‘Best College’ list

New rankings from U.S. News & World Report are out—see how the U ranked in the 2022 “Best Colleges.”