Dixie State University is a public comprehensive university dedicated to rigorous learning and the enrichment of the professional and personal lives of its students and community by providing opportunities that engage the unique Southern Utah environment and resources.
Student-centered success: providing an affordable education with experiences that develop the academic, professional, and personal lives of all students
Academic excellence: stimulating learning and critical thinking through rigor, student empowerment, and practical application.
Equity and inclusion: creating a community of diverse individuals, ideas, and beliefs; practicing open discourse and collaboration.
Accountability: working with honesty, transparency, and respect for others while holding ourselves accountable for our actions.
Service leadership: emphasizing civic, economic, and cultural engagement with the community.
Creativity and innovation: problem solving in learning, teaching, fostering new ways of thinking, and researching.
Local and global resources: incorporating a variety of resources into the educational experience with a special emphasis on the unique local resources.
International Freshmen Merit Scholarship
For First-Time International Students
The International Freshmen Merit Scholarship is a merit-based tuition waiver for new F-1 undergraduate, degree-seeking international students admitted directly into a university bachelor’s degree program.
The award is for $4,500 for the first academic year; $2,250 for the first fall and $2,250 for the first spring semester of enrollment and is applicable to tuition only
International Student Merit Scholarship
For Continuing and Transfer Students
The Continuing International Student Presidential Scholarship is a merit-based tuition waiver for enrolled F-1 undergraduate, degree-seeking international students enrolled in a bachelor’s degree program at Dixie State University.
The award is for $7,000 for the first academic year; $3,500 for the first fall and $3,500 for the first spring semester of enrollment and is applicable to tuition only.