University Statements

U Statement on the death of Dr. Sarah Hawley

January 28, 2019

The University of Utah mourns the tragic loss of one of our bright young family medicine residents, Sarah Hawley, MD. Dr. Hawley was a first-year resident who was focusing on continuing her studies in Family & Preventive Medicine.



Condemning Racism

January 26, 2019

A message from President Watkins after a banner from an organization that espouses white supremacy was posted on the George S. Eccles Legacy Bridge and earlier in the week, several stickers from a different hate group were also found on campus.



Updated University Statement & FAQ on McCluskey Interviews

January 25, 2019

The parents of Lauren McCluskey have raised important questions and understandable concerns about campus safety.



Actions to Improve Campus Safety and Security

December 19, 2018

Actions announced in response to an independent review team’s findings and recommendations related to the Lauren McCluskey case.



University Statement on Exhibit at the Library

December 5, 2018

The University of Utah’s Marriott Library is one of six national organizations asked to host a juried art exhibit sponsored by The College Book Art Association (CBAA).