Announcements

Resident Assessment Survey (October 13, 2017):

From October 16- November 16 all residents who live on campus with Housing & Residential Education will have the opportunity to share feedback regarding their experience living on campus. Residents can expect to receive a unique link to take the survey in their UMAIL starting on October 16. A variety of prizes are available for those who complete the survey! The first 200 to complete the survey will receive a custom U of U beanie! For more details, check your your UMAIL starting on October 16!

Safety Update: Ben Shapiro Visit (September 26, 2017):

Please be advised of Ben Shapiro’s appearance on campus tomorrow, Sept. 27. as well as counter programming event and protests planned.The Equity Office is a solid place of safety and discussion from 7pm-11pm in the lower level of Benchmark 820. Those in distress can always call the PHC, MHC, or Lassonde front desks for assistance from Housing & Residential Education staff. To report any suspicious activity to the University Police Department, please call 801-585-2677. For additional resources please reference the “Hate Has No Home Here,” poster below.

SAFEU: New Safety Website and Awareness Campaign (September 25, 2017):

“Everyone on the U campus has a part to play in making this a safe, inclusive campus for all — to make a pact to act.”, read more about the launch of SAFEU here. This new website is your complete guide to resources, training, ways to report, and so much more. SAFEU is a brand new site dedicated to making our campus a safe and inclusive space.

Upcoming Events (September 20, 2017):

A Message from our University Community about DACA (September 5, 2017): 

A message from the University community regarding the DACA decision and university resources available to students who are impacted.

An Additional Message about Welcoming Students to the U (August 18, 2017):

A message from the University Community welcoming all students back to campus.

Construction in Salt Lake City (August 16, 2017):

Large scale construction is currently underway in the Parleys Canyon Area, causing a variety of Lane and Ramp closures around Foothill. Please utilize this website for the most up to date information regarding this project as it impacts travel to the University.

A Message from our University Community about Inclusion (August 15, 2017):

A message from the University Community surrounding Inclusion.

 

Anti-discrimination Policy Memo (February 27, 2017):

A memo for our University community.

A Message for Our International Community:

The following message from SVPAA Ruth Watkins was released today. (February 17, 2017).

Support and Resources for International Scholars and Students at the University of Utah (January 31, 2017):

Housing & Residential Education, a team of dedicated student leaders and staff, serves the University community by encouraging, facilitating, and supporting the learning and development of all residents while creating an inclusive and safe living environment. An increasing number of international students enroll at the University of Utah and also live on campus so we hope that the following information will be helpful to current and prospective University students from all backgrounds. When you attend the University of Utah, there are opportunities to connect with students from around the USA and 117 different countries, 52 of which are represented by students living on campus. Housing & Residential Education has a student leadership board that plans trips to attend events around Salt Lake City to aid developing community and comfort, and there are a variety of student organizations and communities on campus that are in place to support you in your transition. Please also see the following message from Senior Vice President Ruth Watkins & Chief Global Officer Michael Hardman released on January 31, 2017.

Support for Undocumented Students:

Transform Statement from the School for Cultural and Social Transformation

Resources, Support and Information for Undocumented Students