Southern Utah University is located in Cedar City’s beautiful landscape. Since being founded in 1898, SUU has grown to a very reputable university in the USA. The campus is located a 2.5-hour drive from Las Vegas and 3.5 hours from Salt Lake City, offering great options for students to enjoy a memorable weekend trip. For students interested in skiing, “the world’s best snows” can be reached within 40 minutes from campus. If interested in hiking, students can enjoy Zion National Park, which is only an hour’s drive from the campus.
SUU provides students an opportunity for a high-level education with more than 85 bachelor degree options combined with pleasant college life in a big university. You also can go to SUU as a Free Mover exchange student for a semester or two from your local home university.
Students can take part in plenty of activities outside the classroom, from famous fraternities and sororities to different student clubs. In addition, SUU Thunderbird athletic teams compete at the NCAA Division I level, which is the highest in the USA. Thus, students have plenty of high-level sporting events so you can enjoy the best of collegiate sports in the USA and show your school spirit!
The atmosphere at SUU is very international with more than 500 international students being enrolled every year. For those looking to make their studies even more exotic, students have the opportunity to study abroad almost anywhere in the world. In addition, the school offers interested students a considerable amount of internship and work practice opportunities in the USA and internationally. For students with a special interest in the aviation industry, SUU’s programs are certainly something worth looking at!
• Location: Cedar City, Utah
• University’s website: http://suu.edu
• Students: over 7,000
• Student-teacher ratio: 20:1