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The latest news and information from university administration and the academic colleges at BYU, including the latest in enrollment statistics, new classes and programs, awards and distinctions, new hires and official announcements.

 

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May 13, 2019
Brigham Young University Academic Vice President James R. Rasband announced today that John “Keoni” S.K. Kauwe has been named the new dean of BYU Graduate Studies.
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May 04, 2019
The renovations include new dining options and gathering places.
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April 22, 2019
Every Tuesday at 11:05 a.m., students, faculty, staff and the greater BYU community gathers for the weekly Devotional or Forum address. During the Spring and Summer terms, most Devotionals and Forums are held in the de Jong Concert Hall of the Harris Fine Arts Center. The May 7th Devotional will be in the JSB Auditorium. The August 20th Education Week Devotional will be held in the Marriott Center. 
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March 21, 2019
Today BYU responded to the Department of Public Safety’s notice of intent to decertify University Police. The response explains how BYU met all obligations to investigate allegations of officer misconduct and fully cooperated with all DPS investigations. (See the full response here.) The following answers address questions about University Police’s structure and operations and the pending decertification action:
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February 25, 2019
For nearly 40 years, BYU has protected its students and campus community, one of the largest concentrations of citizens in the state of Utah, through a state-certified police force called University Police. For that entire time, Utah statutes have recognized the police force that BYU established and have authorized its state-certified peace officers to keep the peace. During this time, BYU has borne the financial burden of paying for these law enforcement officials.
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February 17, 2019
Brigham Young University Academic Vice President James R. Rasband announced today that Daniel K Judd has been named the new Dean of Religious Education.
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January 30, 2019
BYU comes in at No. 3 overall, tops several specific language categories
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January 23, 2019
Replaces Chief Larry Stott, who retired after 19 years as BYU's Police Chief
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December 16, 2018
Every Tuesday at 11:05 a.m., students, faculty and staff head to the Marriott Center for the weekly Devotional or Forum address. BYU President Kevin J Worthen and his wife Peggy kick off the semester and are followed by members of the leadership of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, BYU employees and a range of industry leaders and thinkers. Entertainment assemblies celebrating the talent of BYU Arts round out the semester schedule. 
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December 09, 2018
BYU’s favorite nine-man a cappella group is gearing up to bring its music to a much bigger stage. With the release of their latest music video, “What Child is This?,” Vocal Point has announced that they’ve signed a recording deal with Decca Gold, Universal Classics, US, part of Universal Music Group (UMG), the world’s largest music company.
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November 27, 2018
Replaces Michael R. Orme, who will be retiring from BYU after more than 30 years of service
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November 22, 2018
Stumped for what to get Grandma this year? Trying to make your Cougar Cash spread far enough to give gifts to the cousins too? Have a BYU fan on your list who already seems to have everything blue?
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November 14, 2018
New building will replace Faculty Office Building
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October 11, 2018
Brigham Young University will implement a three percent increase for both undergraduate and graduate tuition for the 2019-2020 academic year. This will bring the undergraduate rate per semester from $2,810 to $2,895, an increase of $85.
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September 26, 2018
New endowment named for Dave and Cheryl Rose family
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September 24, 2018
The former Provo High School facility, along University Avenue, has now been turned over to Brigham Young University.
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September 21, 2018
Student education records at BYU are generally accessible to eligible students according to the provisions of the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA). BYU has adopted Access to Student Records Procedures that explain in detail student rights relating to their education records.
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September 09, 2018
In 2019, BYU will launch a free service called BYU Sites to help employees who manage a website for their department.
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