@ The U Newsletter

Game on, FanUP

Good sportsmanship, respect and consideration of others are the tenets that make U fans the best fans in the land.

Statement on recent racially motivated incidents on campus

Recently, two racially-motivated incidents, including one hate crime, have violated safety on campus.

Prevent the spread of monkeypox on campus

Good hygiene goes a long way in preventing the spread of any virus, including monkeypox.

University leadership’s statement of support for DACA students

The University of Utah is committed to our undocumented students, with or without DACA. We will continue to do everything in our power to help and protect our students.

Another record number of first-year students attending the U

Overall, there are more than 34,900 students enrolled at the university this year, a 0.7% increase over 2021.

Why play games?

Explore how games allow the players to solve problems in ways that are pleasurable, interesting and beautiful with C. Thi Nguyen at the Author Meets Reader event on Sept. 7.

2022 U presidential scholars named

The award provides funding to mid-career faculty to further their research and teaching.

Global analysis identifies at-risk forests

Forests can be a part of the climate solution as long as global warming doesn’t kill them first.

Documenting the past, enriching the future

The History of the Health Sciences collection shows the evolution of medicine.

Campus Events


Fall 2022 Skills Workshops and Mindfulness Programs

Join the Skills Workshops and Mindfulness Programs (formerly the Mindfulness Center) for the latest offerings free for all students, faculty and staff.

Discount football tickets for faculty and staff

Only single seats are available and they are going fast!

Teaching award deadlines

A number of awards and fellowships are available throughout the year.

New Associate Vice President for Health and Wellness

Dr. Watkins will join Student Affairs at the U by October 1, 2022. 

Reaching out to students in crisis

Salt Lake City author Lark Dean Galley will deliver U of U talk about her family experiences with suicide.

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Campus Events


Flu and COVID vaccinations available at Employee Appreciation Day

This year’s flu/COVID vaccination clinic will be located on the northeast corner of the stadium concourse.

Get ready for the Gay-La

The fundraiser is the first in a series of events to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the LGBT Resource Center.

Senate Summary | August 2022

Get the highlights from the most recent Academic Senate meeting.

Exploring age-friendly communities

The keynote address will be delivered by Dr. Terry Fulmer, an internationally recognized leading expert in the field of aging.

Campus Events


Fall Workshop: Strategies to Prevent and Manage Plagiarism
Free Headshot Wednesdays
Hooplaza 2022
Sociology & U Benefit: Performance Art on Race, Class, and Gender
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