Southern Utah University
Intensive English Program (IEP)
Application for Admission

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  • Admission Requirements

    For admission, please fill out the application either online or use our PDF application. Submit required supporting documents to Once you are admitted, you will be sent a letter of admission and an I-20. You will then schedule a visa interview to obtain your visa to study at SUU. The following information will be required of all foreign students who are applying for admission to Southern Utah University.

    1. Apply for admission and pay required $60 application fee (U.S. currency only), $35 for returning students.

    Application Deadlines

    * Fall Semester - July 15th
    * Spring Semester - November 15th

    NOTE: At least 1 month is required for school processing, express shipping, and embassy appointment.

    2. Dual Enrollment Option

    Students who qualify for the top level of the Intensive English Program are eligible for Dual Enrollment. Dual Enrollment allows students to take Intensive English Program level 6 AND classes within their major, at the same time. This is a one-semester program, offered Fall and Spring semesters only. Please refer to the chart below for English Proficiency minimums for the Dual Enrollment option.

    Undergraduate English Proficiency Minimums
    Test Minimum Score School Code
    TOEFL IBT 68-70 4092
    iTEP 4.2 Southern Utah University
    IELTS 5.5 Southern Utah University

    Exams must not be over two years old at the time of application. Submitted scores must be an official report (screen shot not accepted).

    3. Transcripts

    Official transcripts (record of courses taken and grades received) from each high school, college, and university attended must be submitted. Official transcripts must be sent to:

    SUU International Admissions Office
    351 W. University Blvd., ST 120
    Cedar City, UT 84720

    High School Transcripts

    If you are a high school student or graduate and haven’t taken college courses after graduation, high school transcripts must be submitted on an official school document, which lists the name and address of the school, the dates enrolled, grading systems, description of each subject, and mark or grade earned in each subject. Foreign transcripts will be converted to a U.S. 4.0 grade point average (GPA) scale and must meet a 2.0 minimum GPA requirement.

    College Credit from Outside the US

    If you are a transfer student with foreign transcripts, you must submit an official evaluated transcript of all post-high school coursework from an authorized evaluation service:

    For a complete articulation of your credits, please submit a course syllabus for each course listed on your transcript. A course syllabus includes information about the content of the course. This will enable us to determine if equivalent SUU credit can be given for your transfer credits. If course syllabi are not submitted, your coursework will be transferred as elective credits.

    4. Passport

    Please provide a copy of the photo page of your passport. As per the U.S. Bureau of Citizenship and Immigration Services requirements, the student's name of record will be as shown in the machine-readable section of the passport.

    5. Finances

    International students are required to demonstrate that funds are available for the first year of study. An official document from a banking institution showing the amount of funds available must accompany the  International Student Financial Form.

    For more information about the application requirements, please contact the International Admissions Office at 435-865-8358 or

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    By submitting this application you certify that, to the best of your knowledge, the information on this application is true and complete and that you understand that submitting false information may result in the loss of credit, dismissal and/or prosecution pursuant to Utah Code Annotated Section 76–8–504. Southern Utah University reserves the right to deny or rescind admission for misbehavior on campus, at University events, or in the community.