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Do you feel like you belong here?

U researchers find that students’ certainty about belonging and their performance in a STEM course reinforce each other—for better or worse.

Discover your strengths

Learning your primary skills will help you network, interview, talk about and promote yourself when it comes to landing that dream job.

Domestic Violence Awareness Month 2021

This month forces us to think about why domestic violence exists in our culture and to acknowledge the power differentials that abusers exploit and maintain.

New name, same commitment to safety

The Department of Public Safety has changed its name to the University Safety Department.

Celebrating Latinx heritage

“We need to celebrate each other, celebrate ourselves and celebrate our campus diversity as a community.”

Human behavior sabotages CO2-reducing strategies

A study found that the “rebound effect” negates some of the benefits of U.S. states’ policies aimed at improving efficiency and renewable energy sources in the residential sector.

Valley Fever more common in Utah than previously thought

Symptoms can resemble those of the flu or COVID-19, but Valley Fever is caused by a fungus.

Campus Events


University of Utah distributes $27 million in COVID relief funding to students

Students who signed up for direct deposit will see the funding arrive in their bank accounts.

Well-being Elevated seeks hundreds of U student minds this Fall

Students who participate in weekly activities and complete five out of the six sessions will receive $50 from Well-being Elevated.

Best colleges for student voting

The U is named one of the 2021 best colleges for student voting.

Change the future of commuting to campus

The data collected from this survey will help us improve current commuter programs and plan for future initiatives.

U of U Health evolutionary geneticist Nels Elde named HHMI Investigator

The designation is Elde’s second prestigious accolade in less  than a year. HHMI investigators are a select group of researchers pushing the bounds of knowledge in biomedical research.

New York Times now available to students, staff, and faculty

The program is funded by the Collegiate Readership Fee for students.

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Campus Events


Legacy Giving Awareness Month

The university has a long history of honoring the legacy of those individuals who have included gifts from their estate plans.

Security training, awareness efforts strengthen the U—and you

Security training is required for employees who access restricted data.

Fall Utah Mag hot off the presses

Tales from a graveyard, caring for aging family and more in Utah Magazine’s fall issue.

U professor featured in Utah air quality documentary

Daniel Mendoza shares personal stories and scientific perspectives.

Campus Events


Banned Books Week 2021
Chinese Calligraphy Demonstration
Hinckley Forum: Police Use-of-Force Reform: Problems, Policies, and Practices
Voter Registration Event
Mini Major Expo
Mobile STI Testing Clinic
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