Ruth V. Watkins

Messages from the president

The latest from President Ruth Watkins.


Member of campus community tests positive for COVID-19

Information to protect the campus community.


COVID-19 guidance for the University of Utah

Dear Faculty Members, Staff, and Students, We are writing to share several important updates that affect the University of Utah community. As of today, March 3, 2020, there are no confirmed cases of the coronavirus (COVID-19) in the state of Utah. However, the nature of the worldwide COVID-19 outbreak is fluid and changing daily. As […]


Three local finalists named in American Dream Ideas Challenge

Proposals focus on mental health services, college completion and increasing participation in tax credit programs.


The 2010s @ the U

The decade that was.


Holiday Wishes from the U

It’s a wonderful time of the year.


$150 million commitment from Huntsman family will establish mental health institute

Historic gift will establish the Huntsman Mental Health Institute with an initial focus on advancing knowledge and relieving suffering through research-informed treatment of mental illness.


Let’s get this celebration started!

Welcome to a new academic year. Whether you’re a student starting your first year at the U or a colleague returning to campus after a well-deserved summer break, you’ve worked hard to be here.


University of Utah Birds Eye View

Our university: For Utah

As the U rises in stature as a model public university, its dedication to serving the state is unwavering.


A statement from President Watkins

This has been one of the most tragic events in the history of this University and we are so deeply saddened by the death of Lauren McCluskey. I was in China when the horrible incident took place and came back as soon as I was informed of the tragedy. I have spoken with the McCluskey […]