How to Apply
***The Field Geology Course is now full for Summer 2013. If you would like to be placed on the waiting list, please email Jennifer Hargrave (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Click here for the application form and instructions
For additional information write to:
Dr. Jennifer Hargrave
Summer Field Geology Course
Southern Utah University
351 W. University Blvd., SC309
Cedar City, Utah 84720-2498
Fax: (435) 865-8051
Phone: (435) 865-8429
Applications should be completed and received at SUU by April 19, 2013.
|FIELD GEOLOGY COURSE
||June 17 - July 19, 2013
|Classes are held from 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Weekends are free to explore the spectacular geology, culture, and scenery of the southwestern Utah area.
Total estimated cost for Field Geology is $2550 . These fees include tuition, student fees, a $40.00 admission fee to the University, class transportation while at camp and use of most equipment (transit compass, pocket stereo, Jacob Staff, tapes, aerial photos, topographic maps, clipboard, hard hat, safety glasses, and GPS units).
A $200.00 deposit is due upon application. The remaining fees are due by April 19, 2013.
Housing and Food
Housing and food are not included in the cost. For Housing, contact: www.suu.edu/ss/housing/.
The Faculty attending each session will be Dr. Jennifer Hargrave, Dr.Johnny MacLean, and Professor Phillip Moore.
Headquarters for this course is the campus of Southern Utah University. Facilities include dormitories, physical education facilities, computer laboratory, and other typical campus facilities.
Each student will need at least the following personal equipment: a geology pick, 10X hand lens, day pack, hydration gear, sturdy hiking shoes, and field clothes. The terrain will be rough and the weather hot.
A more complete equipment list will be provided with your acceptance letter to the program.
A personal health insurance policy is strongly encouraged as you are not covered by the University during non-classroom hours.
Southern Utah University is located in the heart of one of the world's most varied geological areas. The campus is situated at the western edge of the Colorado Plateau and the eastern edge of the Basin and Range province. The base location is a beautiful, modern university campus only 64 miles from Zion National Park, 76 miles from Bryce Canyon National Park, and 22 miles from Cedar Breaks National Monument. It is within easy driving distance of Grand Canyon, Canyonlands, Arches, Capitol Reef and Great Basin National Parks, Glen Canyon National Recreation Area, and Las Vegas.