Updated 8/11/20: The University has released a policy for on-site undergraduate research in Fall 2020.
All types of undergraduate researchers will be permitted onsite in the upcoming semester. This includes Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) and honors students. Approvals from the Department Chair and Dean (or designee) are required, and you must follow the approval and tracking process outlined here: Fall 2020 Undergraduate Research Policy.Students should work remotely during the “two-week pause” from September 28 – October 9 and when all classes transition to online format after Thanksgiving break.
For up-to-date guidance, please continue to watch the VPR’s COVID-19 updates page: https://research.utah.edu/coronavirus/index.php