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Student Resources

Online Resources

The following links will direct you to web sites offering a wide variety of information about public policy and administration.

Academic policies

Help with research and writing

Sources for government information and research

Sources for state, local and intergovernmental information

On Campus Resources

Your safety is our top priority. In an emergency, dial 911 or seek a nearby emergency phone (throughout
campus). Report any crimes or suspicious people to 801-585-COPS; this number will get you to a dispatch
officer at the University of Utah Department of Public Safety (DPS; If at any time, you would
like to be escorted by a security officer to or from areas on campus, DPS will help — just give a call.

LGBT Resource Center
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  • Phone Number: 801-587-7973
  • Office Location: Union Building RM 409

The LBGT Resource Center provides a safe environment to educate students, faculty, staff, and the community on topics such as sexual orientation, gender identity, and gender expression.

Ombudsman Office

The Academic Affairs Faculty Ombudsman provides confidential and impartial conflict resolution for staff, faculty, students, and postdoctorates at the University of Utah.

Child Care and Family Resources
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  • Phone Number: 801-585-5897
  • Office Location: Union Building RM 408 or Health Sciences Education BLDG RM 2907

The Center for Child Care and Family Resources supports information, program development, and services that enhance family resources.  It also provides affordable child care for University students, faculty, and staff. 

Center for Disability & Access
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  • Phone Number: 801-581-5020
  • Office Location: Union Building RM 162

The Center for Disability and Access provides opportunities for students with disabilities to succeed.  

Women’s Resource Center

The Women’s Resource Center provides education support and services for women through programming, counseling, and training on social justice and equality.

Center for Student Wellness
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  • Phone Number: 801-581-7776
  • Office location: Eccles Student Life center Suite 2100

The Center for Student Wellness encourages the well-being of students by providing resources in areas such as health education and advocacy.

Counseling Center

The Counseling Center promotes intellectual, emotional, cultural, and social development of students.  If you are dealing with stress, managing time, or personal struggles the counseling center is there to listen to and help you succeed during your time at the University of Utah.

Food pantries
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  • Office Location: Food Pantry Union Basement

Seeking to minimize hunger among students, family, and faculty, University of Utah’s food pantry provides free food.  You must have your current UofU ID card when picking up food.

Personal Money Management Center

The Personal Money Management Center provides students with financial counseling services, education, and the appropriate tools to achieve lifelong financial success.

Office of Student Equity & Diversity
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  • Email: List of different emails found on website, but could not find one specific one
  • Phone Number: 801-581-7569
  • Office Location: Park Building RM 204

The Office of Equity and Diversity provides support for students and faculty of all backgrounds through advising, events, and leadership programs enabling success of students and faculty at the University of Utah.

Veterans Services

Veteran Services provides a support network for veterans at the University of utah.  It provides benefits to students  that help pay for courses and other resources to help students succeed.

Tutoring Center

The Tutoring Center provides individual and group tutoring sessions for University of Utah in a wide range of subjects.  Tutoring is flexible and you work with your tutor to find the best time to meet. 

Educational Assessment & Student Support Clinic

The Education Assessment & Student Support Clinic provides therapy for adults, adolescents, children, students, and non-students.

Writing Center

The Writing Center provides students with the resources to become a more confident writer.  Their peer mentors are experienced in writing and willing to help with papers throughout all disciplines.

International Student & Scholar Services
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  • Phone Number: 801-581-8876
  • Office Location: Union Building RM 410

International Student & Scholar Services supports a global campus by serving as the primary contact for international students, scholars, and alumni.  If students or faculty want to become more globally minded, International Student & Scholar Services can help.  It also helps international students with resources on campus to help them succeed during their time at the University of Utah.


The Office for Equity and Diversity and the Office for Health Equity and Inclusion have sponsored the University of Utah’s Institutional Membership for the National Center for Faculty Development & Diversity (NCFDD). The NCFDD is a nationally-recognized, independent organization that provides online career development and mentoring. Graduate students now have access to a large variety of services and resources including webinars, multi-week courses, guest lectures, accountability writing buddy matches, discussion forums, a dissertation boot camp, and much more.



Last Updated: 4/1/21