Southern Utah University ranks as one of Utah’s and the region’s most respected, accredited universities. Students come here because of our small classes, outstanding professors, and personalized learning environment that equip them well for a successful career and future. But, in addition to an outstanding college or graduate school education, they also get the pleasure of studying in an area known worldwide for its natural beauty.
Cedar City, which is part of the American Southwest’s Grand Circle region, is close to the largest concentration of national parks and monuments found anywhere in the country. Within just 40 minutes you can be waist deep in the “greatest snow on Earth.” Skiing and snowboarding doesn’t get any better than what you’ll find near Southern Utah University. You’re also close to hiking and biking trails in Zion National Park, and within a few hours drive of the Grand Canyon.
If golf is your thing, head west where you’ll find year round sunshine and some of the most beautiful golf courses you can play anywhere in the world. With just a two-and-a-half hour drive southwest, you can be in the bright lights of Las Vegas or travel just three hours north to reach Salt Lake City with all its shopping, dining, and recreation opportunities.
Come to Southern Utah University for our outstanding degree programs. You’ll graduate with that and so much more.
Arches National Park | Bryce Canyon National Park | Capitol Reef National Park | Cedar Breaks National Monument | Coral Pink Sand Dunes State Park | Grand Canyon National Park | Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument | Kodachrome Basin State Park | Sand Hollow State Park | Snow Canyon State Park | Zion National Park