Equity & Diversity

More than a status

Navigating notions of illegality as undocumented students.


March with the U in the Utah Pride Parade

Participants will receive a free Utah Pride T-shirt!


An empty road in the desert.

Post-Roe, millions will travel farther for abortion care

State-level legislation that restricts abortions would create “abortion care deserts” that primarily impact people of color and those in poverty.


Humans of the U: Lindberg Heitmann

“I want to be an ally to underserved populations and help break the segregation cycle. I would like to make others’ paths easier than mine.”


Sammie Serrano stands in front of a sign that says: They always say time changes things but you have to change them yourself. The letters are red and are covered with plastic bubbles that distorts the letter with hits curve.

Humans of the U: Sammie Serrano

“I didn’t want students who are neurodivergent at the U to be subject to the same struggle that I had.”


Latinos in Action conference coming to the U

This is the largest Latinos in Action leadership conference in the state.


University of Utah hires inaugural Athletics Department EDI director

Former professional player and U Football student-athlete Keith Embray joins EDI leadership.


Final spring semester update from PCEB co-chairs Mary Ann Villarreal and Lori McDonald

Our team will provide updates on our continued work throughout the summer so that we can all hold each other accountable and celebrate the wins along the way.


A close up of hands holding a syringe and vial of insulin.

Insulin access, social networks help people with diabetes

Michelle Litchman aims to make living with diabetes easier by driving health policy, researching black market insulin and developing and hosting one-day boot camps.


Commuting and parking around Commencement 2022

Here’s everything you need to know to navigate busier roadways and crowded parking lots.