Feb 04, 2023  
2021-2022 General Catalog 

International Admissions for Early College Students

International Affairs serves as the first point of contact for prospective international students and those desiring more information about Southern Utah University. Complete information and application materials are available online at www.suu.edu/international.

The following admission requirements pertain to international applicants that are high school juniors or seniors that are seeking to enroll in college courses for credit while fulfilling high school diploma requirements at the same time through concurrent enrollment.

Application Deadlines

  • Fall Semester: July 1st
  • Spring Semester: November 15th
  • Summer Semester: March 15th

Note: At least one (1) month is required for school processing, express shipping, and embassy appointment. 

English Proficiency

Proof of English proficiency is required for all applicants whose first language is not English. Students may show proficiency in English by providing scores for any one of the following:

Undergraduate English Proficiency Minimums
Test Minimum Score Website School Code
TOEFL IBT 71 toefl.org 4092
iTEP 4.2 itepexam.com
IELTS 6.0 ielts.org Southern Utah University
ACT 18 act.org 4271
SAT Critical Reading 450 sat.org 4027
Duolingo (DET) 100 englishtest.duolingo.com
Note: Exams must not be over two (2) years old at the time of application. Submitted scores must be an official report (screenshots are not accepted).

Alternate English Proficiency Options

Students who have successfully graduated from an English language program may submit an official transcript indicating graduation with an overall grade performance of at least 80% or a “B” average as proof of English proficiency.

Students may also choose to complete SUU’s Intensive English Program to prove English proficiency. Students are assessed for proficiency and placed in the appropriate IEP level based on submitted English proficiency test scores or through placement testing prior to the beginning of each session.