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Building homes in the Navajo Nation

Students from the College of Architecture and Planning completed their latest residential project building 16 homes.

2023 ‘Best Graduate Schools’

New rankings from U.S. News & World Report are out—see how the U ranked in the 2023 “Best Graduate Schools.”

Muslim Students Association wishes everyone a Ramadan Mubarak

We are pleased to share this blessed month with all of you!

U to expand Pacific Islands Studies with momentous $1M Mellon Grant

The award will support growth and outreach in the U’s Pacific Islands Studies program.

Undergraduate research at the U

Undergrad students at the U are employed as researchers and research assistants all over campus.

New potentially painkilling compound found in deep-water cone snails

Results show the rich biochemical diversity of animal venoms.

Statement about Pride Week vandalism

Hateful and biased behavior has no place on our campus.

U of U Health experiment prepared for launch to International Space Station

The experiment will evaluate the effects of space travel on bone marrow cells and platelets circulating in the blood.

Will crullers around black holes dance?

Shining doughnut-like structures come from the radiation of the accretion flow around the black hole.

Campus Events


2022 Distinguished Mentor Awards

The award honors their considerable efforts and provides a token of appreciation for all they do.

U professor to receive 2022 Leonardo Award

Nalini Nadkarni honored for creativity and curiosity that inspires others.

Artist talk at the UMFA: Afrofutures

To learn more about Alisha B. Wormsley, and view her artwork, visit her website. 

Miguel Rodriguez awarded Fulbright Scholarship

Rodriguez has received a Fulbright Scholarship to do research for a year at the Weizmann Institute of Science in Rehovot, Israel.

Oleg Starykh recognized as outstanding referee by the American Physical Society

The highly selective Outstanding Referee program annually recognizes about 150 of the roughly 82,000 currently active referees. Like Fellowship in the APS, this is a lifetime award.

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Campus Events


WeBeWell, previously Well-being Elevated, granted $1M from Schmidt Futures

This additional funding was granted after a successful 2021 pilot launch and progress towards scalability.

50 years of excellence

The program has ranked in the top 10 physician assistant programs by U.S. News & World Report since 2004.

Dean of libraries to retire

During her time at the U, Alberta Comer has initiated impactful changes that have rippled across campus.

Meet your UCL leaders

Learn more about how University Connected Learning leadership and how they can support you.

Campus Events


Visualizing Religion Through the Sand Mandala
Ethics Week Keynote Speaker: Kelly McBride
Open Studio: Community Quilting
Meow Meow
Moab Climbing Weekend Trip
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