Parent and Family Services

Parent Frequently Asked Questions

How do I find out about SUU events?
Visit the SUU events calendar.

Is there information for visitors?
Campus Visitors information

Where can I find information about traveling to/in Cedar City?

Are there hotel discounts available?
Yes, we have some special discounts on hotels available here on our site.

What are some of the festivals in Cedar City?
Learn about the festivals that occur here in Festival City USA.

How do I get tickets for a Shakespeare performance?
Visit the Utah Shakespeare Festival website.

Is there a map of campus available?
Yes, visit the campus map.

Where can I find a map to Cedar City?
Google Maps view of Cedar City

Where can visitors park?
Visitors to campus have three options to park:

  1. Pay to park in one of the several metered stalls located in lots A4, A9, and A10. No permit is required.
  2. Obtain a free visitor parking permit by coming to Parking Services in the Leadership Engagement Center located at 561 West University Blvd., or by requesting a permit online using our Individual Visitor Request Form
  3. Park in any green lot. No permit required

How do I learn about Financial Aid and Scholarships?
Visit the Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships website, or specifically look at their Financial Aid Frequently Asked Questions.

Where do I find Financial Aid tools?
The Financial Aid office has compiled a helpful list of financial aid utilities.

How do I register for classes?
Check out the registration dates on the Registrar's Office website for a schedule of when and information on how to register.

Can I pay fees online?
Visit the Cashier's Office.

Is there a checklist for new students?
The Orientation office has a checklist for newly accepted students.

What options are available for on campus housing?
Learn about the facilities, schedule a visit, roommate agreements and more are all available on the Housing website.

Can I send a care package to my student in University Housing?Yes! I bet your student would love a care package!

What are the meal plan options?
Housing outlines the meal plan/dining options.

Where do students living in University Housing receive mail?
Request a mailbox via the campus Post Office.

Does SUU have any traditions?
Yes! From Homecoming to Graduation, there are plenty of ways to build memories through campus traditions.

How can a student get involved in campus clubs and leadership?
Intramurals, academic clubs, greek organizations... everything can be found in T-Bird Connections.

Can I buy SUU gear?
The bookstore has you covered!

Where do we buy tickets to athletic events?
The Thunderbird Athletics website will get you there!

Where does my student get a student ID and what does it do?
The student ID will get a student into events, used in the testing center and other places. Have them carry it with them ! Be prepared with your T# and visit the Student ID office in the Student Center.

What is the most common mistake new students make?
Students most common mistake is thinking they have to do everything on their own. There are a plethora of resources available to students. They need to take advantage of resources early and often to optimize their academic experience.