Your Admissions Counselor is Amie Tukuafu
Get to know Amie:
Hometown: Ephraim, UT
Degrees: B.S. in Communication; emphasis in Public Relations 2012, Southern Utah University
Favorite Building on Campus: The Gerald R. Sherratt Library. Not only is it absolutely gorgeous, I have so many memories inside that building. You would be surprised how much you can NOT study in a study room.
What little known fact about SUU do you like to share most? This is a university built on tradition; the Carter Carillon, Old Sorrel, True T-Bird, just to name a few. From the moment you set foot on this campus, you will be able to feel the pride based around these stories and activities.
Favorite Quote: “Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.” –Mark Twain
Hobbies and Interests: Watching then quoting movies, reading, cheerleading, game nights with friends, shopping, DIY projects, red nail polish, great food, any adventure.
Favorite Place to Eat in Cedar City: Breakfast: All-American Diner - Lunch: Jimmy Johns - Dinner: Lupitas - Mid-Study Soda: Brad’s Food Hut (Vanilla Coke)
People would be surprised to know that: My two front teeth are fake (after traumatically tripping over a dog kennel).
Best bit of advice for students looking for a college/university? Get as much information as you possibly can. Don’t rule anything in or out until you can make an educated decision about your education.