University Statements

PERSHING PASSES THE TORCH

February 5, 2018

President David W. Pershing welcomes Ruth V. Watkins, who officially begins her tenure as the 16th president of the U on Monday, April 2, 2018.



RUTH V. WATKINS NAMED NEW U PRESIDENT

January 18, 2018

The Utah State Board of Regents name Dr. Ruth V. Watkins the 16th president of the University of Utah.



PRESIDENTIAL FINALISTS ANNOUNCED

January 12, 2018

Three finalists named in University of Utah presidential search.



PASSING OF LDS CHURCH PRESIDENT

January 3, 2018

President Pershing’s statement on the passing of U alum and LDS church President Thomas S. Monson.



INCIDENT AT THE JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTER

December 3, 2017

Update to the University of Utah campus community about an incident that happened Sunday, Dec. 3, at the Jewish Community Center.