VP Debate

That’s a wrap

A look at how the 2020 Vice Presidential Debate played out at the U.


wide shot of the debate stage inside Kingsbury Hall featuring three student volunteers sitting in place of Kamala Harris, Mike Pence and VP debate moderator Susan Page.

The volunteer experience

From providing golf cart rides to members of the international media to ushering guests to their seats inside the debate hall, the 2020 Vice Presidential Debate volunteers reflect on the event.


What would you ask the VP candidates?

Winning essays announced by Utah Debate Commission.


Tickets for Vice Presidential Debate, U students only

On Tuesday, Sept. 29, all currently enrolled students may enter to win a seat in Kingsbury Hall for the Vice Presidential Debate.


The public health rationale for a two-week shift to online-only courses

By planning for a break mid-semester, we have the opportunity to disrupt transmission and reduce case counts.


Grab a debate swag bag

Each bag contains a set of vice presidential debate bingo cards and markers to play along while watching.


Circuit breaker and vice presidential debate webinar: What to know

A final update on the coronavirus circuit breaker.


Circuit Breaker & VP Debate FAQ

What you need to know about access to campus from Sunday, Sept. 27 through Sunday, Oct. 11.


Stay informed on the 2020 elections

As the host to the upcoming vice presidential debate, the U has been hard at work finding ways to incorporate the debate into fall programming.


Why the vice presidential debate matters to Utah

On Oct. 7, 2020, the vice presidential candidates will take the stage at Kingsbury Hall on the University of Utah campus.