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How to Apply to SUU

Posted: May 21, 2019 | Author: Southern Utah University | Read Time: 4 minutes

Step by step instructions for applying to Southern Utah UniversitySouthern Utah University has been educating students for more than 120 years. No matter what type of student you are, SUU can provide personalized, hands-on learning opportunities to give you a competitive edge in the job market.

Once you have applied for admission, you can check the status of your application at your convenience by activating your SUU Portal at my.suu.edu.

Helpful Information about SUU

  • Application Deadlines:
    To be considered for scholarships your admissions application must be complete by March 1. Priority Scholarship Deadline is December 1.
  • Mailing Address:
    Admissions Office
    351 W University Blvd.
    Cedar City, UT 84720
  • Email Address:
    admissions@suu.edu
  • Phone Number:
    435-586-7740
  • Fax Number:
    435-865-8223
  • FAFSA Code:
    003678

Select a category below to get started!

I’m a High School Student

If you are currently in high school or have not attended a college or university after high school graduation, you will apply as a high school student to SUU.

  1. Review Admission Criteria. The admission index is where the GPA and test scores intersect.
  2. Apply for admission.
  3. Send us your SAT and/or ACT scores (if you are under 24 years of age). Scores may be mailed, faxed, or submitted electronically from ACT.org or CollegeBoard.org.
  4. Send us your transcript. Transcripts may be mailed, faxed, or submitted electronically.
  5. Pay your application fee. You can pay the $50 non-refundable application fee when your application is submitted or later.

I’m a Transfer Student

If you have attended a college or university after high school graduation, you will apply as a transfer student to SUU.

  1. Review Admission Criteria. The admission index is where the GPA and test scores intersect.
  2. Apply for admission.
  3. Send us your SAT and/or ACT scores (if you are under 24 years of age or if you have less than 24 credits after high school). Scores may be mailed, faxed, or submitted electronically from ACT.org or CollegeBoard.org.
  4. Send us your transcripts. Transcripts from both your high school and any college or university you attended may be mailed, faxed, or submitted electronically.
  5. Pay your application fee. You can pay the $50 non-refundable application fee when your application is submitted or later.

I’m an International Student

If your residency is a country other than the United States and have completed the equivalent of a U.S. secondary school education, you will apply as an international student to SUU.

  1. Review admission criteria.
  2. Apply for admission.
  3. Submit proof of English Proficiency. This is required for all applicants whose first language is not English.
  4. Send us your transcripts. Transcripts from both your high school and any college or university you attended may be mailed, faxed, or submitted electronically.
  5. Provide a copy of your passport.
  6. Demonstrate first year funds.
  7. Pay your application fee. You can pay the $60 non-refundable application fee when your application is submitted or later (fee is $35 for returning students).

I’m a Graduate Student

If you have an undergraduate degree and want to earn a master’s level degree, you will apply as a graduate student to SUU.

  1. Review admission criteria specific to your desired program.
  2. Apply for admission.
  3. Send us your transcripts. Transcripts may be mailed, faxed, or submitted electronically.
  4. Submit other requirements specific to the graduate program.
  5. Pay your application fee. You can pay the $60 non-refundable application fee when your application is submitted or later (fee is $15 if you have already submitted a graduate application).

I’m a Non-Traditional Student

If you graduated from high school five or more years prior to attendance and have not attended another college or university, you will apply as a non-traditional student to SUU.

  1. Review admission criteria.
  2. Apply for admission.
  3. Send us your high school transcript. Transcripts may be mailed, faxed, or submitted electronically.
  4. Pay your application fee. You can pay the $40 non-refundable application fee when your application is submitted or later.

I’m a Concurrent Enrollment Student

If you are currently a high school junior or senior taking an SUU course while in high school, you will apply as a concurrent enrollment student to SUU.

  1. Review admission criteria.
  2. Apply for admission.
  3. Send us your current high school transcript. Transcripts may be mailed, faxed, or submitted electronically.
  4. Pay your application fee. You can pay the $40 non-refundable application fee when your application is submitted or later.

I’m a Returning Student

If you have attended SUU after high school graduation, you will apply as a returning SUU student.

  1. Review admission criteria.
  2. Apply for admission.
  3. Send us your transcript. If you have attended another college or university while away from SUU, please provide official transcripts. Transcripts may be mailed, faxed, or submitted electronically.
  4. Pay your application fee. You can pay the $15 non-refundable application fee when your application is submitted or later.

I’m an Aviation Student

If you are applying to SUU’s Aviation Program, first select if you are a high school student, returning student, or transfer student, apply following those guidelines, then complete the additional steps below.

  1. Apply for admission.
  2. Send us your transcript. Transcripts may be mailed, faxed, or submitted electronically.
  3. Obtain approval to fly by submitting an FAA 2nd Class Medical Certificate and an FAA Student Pilot Certificate. Contact Lonia McDonald for more information.
  4. Pay your application fee. You can pay the non-refundable application fee when your application is submitted or later.

Choosing a university is a big decision, and we know you may have questions before you apply, for additional help, you are welcome to contact your admissions counselor or request information. We are here to assist you in any way we can.

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