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Utah public universities and colleges to postpone or cancel spring 2020 commencement activities

Posted at 3:50 PM, Mar 18, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-18 17:50:49-04

Amid the public health emergency of COVID-19, the Utah System of Higher Education has announced that all public universities and colleges in Utah will either cancel or postpone their 2020 Spring commencement ceremonies.

USHE said it made the decision in order to protect Utah communities and follow recommendations from the state’s COVID-19 community task force to limit the sizes of crowds and gatherings.

The following schools below have had their commencement events canceled or postponed. Click the school to find out more information.

University of Utah

Utah State University

Weber State University

Southern Utah University

Snow College

Dixie State University

Utah Valley University

Salt Lake Community College.