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Southern Utah University is a public institution that was founded in 1897. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 7,633, its setting is rural, and the campus size is 129 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Southern Utah University's ranking in the 2014 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Universities (West), 71. Its in-state tuition and fees are $5,924 (2013-14); out-of-state tuition and fees are $17,902 (2013-14).
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|School type||public, coed college|
When applying to Southern Utah University, it's important to note the application deadline is May 1. Scores for either the ACT or SAT test are due May 1. The application fee at Southern Utah University is $50. It is selective, with an acceptance rate of 57.3 percent.
For more information about the tests, essays, interviews, and admissions process, visit the Applying to College knowledge center.
|Fall 2012 acceptance rate||57.3%|
|Application deadline||May 1|
|SAT/ACT scores must be received by||May 1|
The student-faculty ratio at Southern Utah University is 21:1, and the school has 38.1 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Southern Utah University include: Education; Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; Health Professions and Related Programs; Psychology; and Biological and Biomedical Sciences. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 64.3 percent.
Southern Utah University has a total undergraduate enrollment of 7,633, with a gender distribution of 44.9 percent male students and 55.1 percent female students. At this school, 11 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated, or -affiliated housing and 89 percent of students live off campus. Southern Utah University is part of the NCAA I athletic conference.
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|Collegiate athletic association||NCAA I|
Campus Info & Services
Southern Utah University offers a number of student services including placement service, health service, and health insurance. Southern Utah University also offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour emergency telephones and lighted pathways/sidewalks. Alcohol is not permitted for students of legal age at Southern Utah University.
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|Health insurance offered||Yes|
Paying for School
At Southern Utah University, 66.1 percent of full-time undergraduates receive some kind of need-based financial aid and the average need-based scholarship or grant award is $3,855.
Paying for college doesn't have to be difficult or devastating. Go to the Paying for College knowledge center to get advice on raising cash and reducing costs.
|In-state tuition and fees||$5,924 (2013-14)|
|Out-of-state tuition and fees||$17,902 (2013-14)|
|Room and board||$6,758 (2013-14)|
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* Overview details based on 2012 data