Admissions

Learn More About SUU

Academic Quality

One of Southern Utah University’s highlights is academic quality. The achievements of our graduates are living proof of the high academic standards you will find here.

  • There are 150+ programs of study ranging from business and computer science, to chemistry and performing arts.
  • SUU boasts a 93% career placement rate of graduates seeking employment.
  • SUU graduates have had a 90% acceptance rate to accredited law schools, 100% acceptance rate to pharmaceutical schools, 98% acceptance rate to medical schools, and an 82% acceptance rate to dental schools.
  • SUU undergraduate business students have ranked in the top 10% on the national business field exam.
  • English as a Second Language (ESL) is offered on SUU’s campus: suu.edu/esl/.

Academic Majors

Experiential Education

The EDGE Program contributes to a high-caliber education by allowing students a formal opportunity to create their own experiential learning project while developing a richer and more sophisticated understanding of honoring the merger of thought and action.


Student Life

  • SUU is a nationally recognized university known for academic quality and personal attention.
  • Approximately 8,000 students
  • 73% of classes have fewer than 30 students
  • Students from more than 30 countries
  • Multicultural & International Student Center
  • One of the safest campuses in the United States
  • Over 100 clubs and organizations
  • SUU is near 13 national and state parks and just 160 miles (257.5 km) from Las Vegas, Nevada.