Rankings & Numbers

The U is a 2021 ‘Best College’

New rankings from U.S. News & World Report are out—see how the U ranked in the 2021 “Best Colleges.”


U surpasses $600M in research funding

COVID-19 research awards contributes to another record-breaking funding year.


U recognized by national organization for fundraising excellence

The U has been recognized by the Council for Advancement and Support of Education as one of 100 top U.S. educational institutions for its approach and success in fundraising.


U ranks No. 1 in Utah in international university rankings

U ranks No. 1 in Utah and near the top 100 in ranking of U.S. universities.


2021 ‘Best Graduate Schools’

New rankings from U.S. News & World Report are out—see how the U ranked in the 2021 “Best Graduate Schools.”


U ranked top 10 for entrepreneurship

New recognition for the Eccles School of Business and the Lassonde Entrepreneur Institute.


The U invited to join the Association of American Universities

The University of Utah is one of the newest members of the prestigious Association of American Universities, which for more than 100 years has recognized the most outstanding academic institutions in the nation.


Birth of the internet

The U’s School of Computing celebrates the 50th anniversary of its contribution to the launch of the internet.


Salt Lake City on Livability’s best 10 cities for techies

The U’s Lassonde Entrepreneur Institute touted as a big draw for young techies to the city.


Top of the charts

The University of Utah and University of Utah Health have been ranked No. 1 and No. 4, respectively, for Utah on Forbes’ first-ever America’s Best Employers by State rankings.