photo of the large, red, block U sculpture on the University of Utah campus.

Student commencement speaker: A dream realized

Sam Aguilar’s path to becoming the U’s 2022 Commencement student speaker is long and winding.

Blood donations urgently needed

Patients of all blood types are asked to donate.

Shortage of basic supplies impacting COVID-19 testing

There is a shortage of a product called viral transport media. It is increasingly difficult to keep in stock.

A baby born premature with a nasal cannula, in a bassinet

U of U Hospital launches rapid DNA testing of critically ill newborns for faster diagnosis, better treatment

A pilot project at University of Utah Health aims to quickly detect genetic disorders among newborns in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU).

A woman scientist looks through a microscope

Why wait? New initiative gets students into the lab early

In 2020, the College of Science will give hundreds of undergraduates the opportunity to contribute to real research projects the year that they step onto campus.


ARUP scholarships enable the U to recruit some of the best and brightest in the country.