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Southern Utah University

Cedar City, UT, USA
3.74 Average Rating

Southern Utah University is a 4-year public school in southwest Utah. SUU confers bachelor’s degrees in 101 academic majors and the university features a project-based curriculum that focuses on professional experience. Known as The University of the Parks, the SUU campus is a short distance from numerous outdoor recreational areas and holds an educational partnership with the National Park Service. In addition to its classroom offerings, the university is well-known for its annual Utah Shakespeare Festival hosted during the summertime. 

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Suburb or town
In-State Students
77%
Out-Of-State Students
21%
0
100
76%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 24
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1078
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Fall Regular Decision May 1, 2019
Spring Regular Decision December 1, 2018
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Master's
Total Number of Students
9,468
Total Number of Undergrads
8,550
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
19%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
37%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
19:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$14,451
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$6,770
Out-of-State Tuition
$20,586
0
100
62%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
90%
Average Aid Per Year
$7,486
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
43%
57%
Student Organizations
189
Size of Town
Suburb or town
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
On Campus Women's Center
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Flagstaff
Salt Lake City
Las Vegas
Provo
Phoenix
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$39,800
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What Students Are Saying

3.74 Average Rating
suu has a beautiful campus and is full of teachers and counselors that are ready to help you!
Brielle from Blanding, UT
suu is a great learning atmosphere because it is reasonably priced and has small classroom sizes, making learning easier and more convenient. your professors typically know you by name and are willing to work with you if there are any difficulties. also, the location is great, offering plenty of outdoor activities and learning opportunities.
Chelsea from Draper, UT

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