University Statements

Update on Bomb Hoax at University of Utah 

Police searched the Eccles Health Sciences Library building the morning of Friday, May 6, and determined that the call was a hoax and there was no threat to campus. The building returned to normal operations at approximately 11:35 a.m.


aerial view of University of Utah campus

University of Utah incident report audit

Results of an external review and investigation into handling of safety and racist/bias incidents show that the majority of cases were handled appropriately, but communication between offices can be improved.


Community grieving and compassion

The University of Utah family continues to grieve the loss of Zhifan Dong.


Working toward an inclusive campus culture

An update from the President’s Commission on Equity and Belonging.


Spring View-University of Utah Campus

Remembering Zhifan Dong

Our deepest sympathies go out to Zhifan’s family, friends and loved ones.


A loss to our campus community

University of Utah statement on student death.


Aerial photo of the John R. Park Building at the University of Utah

Action against racism on campus

Announcing the launch of the Presidential Commission on Equity and Belonging.


Statement from senior leadership

Racist and biased behavior at this university is an offense to our entire campus community.


University of Utah statement regarding alleged sexual assault

The incident took place off campus one month prior to the report. 


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Statement on reported racial incidents

The university strongly condemns racist and bias incidents.