Southern Utah University

Acceptance Rate 78 %
SAT Average 1,130
Tuition & Fees $20,586
Student Population 10,196
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $7,162

Academic Overview

Southern Utah University Campus, Cedar City, UT
Southern Utah University is a public, 4 or more years institute located in Cedar City, Utah. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree. The 2021 tuition & fees are $6,770 for Utah residents and $20,586 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 10,196 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 78% and the graduation rate is 50% last year.
The salary after graduation from Southern Utah University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $45,500. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Southern Utah University are $6,770 for Utah residents and $20,586 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $8,338 for in-state students and $24,548 for out-of-state students.
Southern Utah University 2021 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at Southern Utah. The acceptance rate of Southern Utah is 78% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 20%. The average graduation rate is 50% and no students have transferred out from the school. The average received amount of financial aid is $7,162 and 81% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 10,196 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1.
[Chart] Academic Statistics
Acceptance Rate for Southern Utah University is 78 %.
Graduation Rate for Southern Utah University is 50 %
Retention Rate for Southern Utah University is 73 %
Student Population for Southern Utah University is 10,196
Student to Faculty Rate for Southern Utah University is 19 %
The average received amount of financial aid is $7,162 at Southern Utah University.

Offered Degrees

Southern Utah offers 85 major programs through online and on-site education where 12 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate50
One but less than two years certificate20
Associate's Degree100
Bachelor's Degree573
Master's Degree119

Special Learning Opportunities

Southern Utah University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:903)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $3,900)

Veterans Benefits

Southern Utah University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges