University Statements

Statement on racist and bias incident on campus

Racist and hateful behavior on our campus is an offense to our entire community.


Statement on the death of U alumnus Henry Lee Adams

A man of firsts, Adams was the first Black student to be elected as a student body officer at his high school, the first Black graduate of the S.J. Quinney College of Law, the first Black Democratic Caucus Delegate in Utah and the first Black assistant attorney general in the state of Utah.


Arrest made in Aaron Lowe murder

Lowe’s life was cut short in a callous act of gun violence off-campus.


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Statement from University of Utah President Taylor Randall on the Death of Aaron Lowe

Aaron Lowe’s life was cut short in a callous act of gun violence off-campus.


Statement on stadium tunnel poster vandalism

Please direct any questions or concerns in regard to this bias incident to the special assistant to the chief safety officer.


We need your help to stop the spread

With coronavirus transmission rates rising, we want you to know how the university is responding to these changing pandemic conditions—and to ask for your support and active participation.


University of Utah leaders’ statement on academic freedom

Leaders have created a new online resource to support faculty.


In memoriam: Carolyn Tanner Irish

Tanner’s legacy will live on through the lives of the countless students, faculty and alumni influenced by her example and generosity.


A message on the Derek Chauvin trial and jury deliberations

We are stronger together, and especially when we care for and support one another.