Utah System of Higher Education

State safety audit supports idea of campus departments

The state legislative auditors did not recommend Utah’s colleges and universities switch to contracting for law enforcement.


Help start the mental health conversation

It’s healing to talk about mental health.


Winter break days added for employees

Employees are encouraged to use the time to focus on their well-being.


Leading by example

Leaders in higher education and the state will participate in a leadership development curriculum focused on creating environments and policies that prioritize equity.


Supporting vaccinations at the U

Read the current student body presidency’s letter to U students.


Protecting our community from COVID-19

We appreciate the cooperation of the campus community as we continue to deal with the pandemic.


Celebrate and reflect on Juneteenth

On the eve of this year’s Juneteenth, we reflect on the significance of June 19, 1865—a day now commemorated as a federal holiday to mark the end of slavery in the United States.


A message from President Ruth Watkins

President Watkins’ statement on interim president Michael L. Good.


Aerial photo of the John R. Park Building at the University of Utah

University of Utah statement on Marlon Lynch

Lynch was named as the U’s chief safety officer in December 2019.


U President Ruth V. Watkins accepts top post at Strada Impact

The Utah State Board of Regents selected Watkins as the 16th president of the university on Jan. 18, 2018.