University Statements

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.

U of U Health statement on racist/bias incident

University of Utah Health has many resources available to support the staff affected directly and they are being referred to the appropriate care.

Spring View-University of Utah Campus

A message to campus from Interim President Michael Good

“We are confident of success because Dr. Ruth Watkins leaves this university in an enviable position, with ongoing achievements and a team of skilled and dedicated leaders who will be my partners in the coming months.”

U stands in solidarity with the Asian, Asian American and Pacific Islander American community

Please join us in resolving to do what we can to stop the hate. Call it out. Name it. Speak against it. Report it.

Statement regarding House Bill 302

Full statement from Kate Charipar, associate athletics director for compliance, to the Utah State Senate Health and Human Services Committee regarding House Bill 302 on Feb. 24, 2021.

Reported sexual assault

The assault occurred February 4th.

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

University of Utah statement on Marlon Lynch

Lynch was named as the U’s chief safety officer in December 2019.