Semester in the Parks

Semester in the Parks

Fall Semester 2017 now underway, Fall 2018 information coming soon.

Be part of something really big and different. Study, live, and work in and around Utah's National Parks for an entire semester. Enjoy unique, field-based learning.

This program will include weekend trips to other national parks in the region, backcountry experiences, such as river trips, camping, and hiking, and other fun evening and weekend opportunities.

Take 18 credits of general education, selected major courses, and university credit with personalized instruction from experienced faculty on-site in Bryce Canyon National Park. The cost of the program is $1,500 which Includes all field transportation, meals, group equipment, entrance fees and some limited housing and meals. Additional costs: SUU Tuition and Fees, Housing and Meals at Ruby’s Inn (will be paid for through the guaranteed Ruby’s Inn employment during the program). Additionally, students will receive an annual Interagency Pass, granting them access to more than 2,000 recreation areas nationwide.

Space is limited. An application and admission into the program are required.

For more information contact Jan Neth at or 435-865-8093.

Semester in the Parks Partners