Disability Resource Center

Opportunities and Internships

If you are a registered student through our office and are between the age of 17-22, we have some support service options that might be of interest to you;

  • A resourceful SUU-1020 career and professional development course.
  • An experienced peer student mentor to offer academic instruction weekly.
  • A possible paid internship for summer semester 2021.

Contact our Grant Coordinator, Susan Hunter, at susanhunter@suu.edu or 435-586-7846 for more information.

Mission Statement

The Disability Resource Center at Southern Utah University continuously provides support and services to students with disabilities who are overcoming different educational difficulties because of their individual challenges. Reasonable accommodations are offered to participants in the program, giving them access to services requested by law. We encourage self-direction, resourcefulness, academic skill development and personal advancement. Cooperation between faculty, students and community assures an atmosphere of understanding and acceptance. To achieve its Mission, the Southern Utah University Disability Office focuses on the following goals:

  • Guide potential and qualified students to our services
  • Increase and maintain student enrollment and retention
  • Provide means to empower students in their education to enhance independence.
  • Provide support and accessibility to our services for students to improve academically.

Contact Information

351 West University Boulevard
Building: Sharwan Smith Student Center
Office: Student Support Center ST 206 F-I
Phone: 435-865-8042
Office Hours: M-F 8-5
Fax: 435-865-8235