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SUU PREP

What we do SUU PREP is a FREE academic summer program that provides three summers of rigorous academic instruction, educational hands-on projects, challenging classwork assignments, and daily career awareness for 7th, 8th, and 9th grade students who have an interest and aptitude in Science, Technology, Engineering, and/or Mathematics fields. SUU PREP strives to provide opportunities […]

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DIXIETECH

What We Do Located on airport hill in sunny St. George, the Dixie Technical College is one of eight regional colleges that comprise the Utah System of Technical Colleges. Dixie Tech is the premier college for skill and competency based training in Washington County, offering both Certificate Programs as well as short term, industry specific […]

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INTERNSHIPS

What it is DSU’s internship program offers students hands-on learning in a professional environment that is directly related to their degree. Employers have an opportunity to connect with motivated students, and it is well documented that companies around the world often recruit from their pool of talented interns. Visit our internship page to learn why […]

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CONCURRENT ENROLLMENT

What it is This program is a great opportunity for a high school student to earn college/university credits which will also fill high school requirements for graduation. For example, if a students takes ENGL 1010 through Concurrent Enrollment, it will also meet the student’s Senior English requirement. It is a state funded program which funds […]

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GENE GIRLS

Gene Girls is a paid summer camp program for girls in St George, Utah. Contact Erin O’Brien at obrien@dixie.edu for more information. What It Is: Gene Girls is a day camp program for girls in St George, Utah from August 1-3, 2018. Activities are all focused on genetics and biotechnology in a university laboratory setting. What […]

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OUTDOOR LEADERSHIP ACADEMY (OLA)

What It Is: The Outdoor Leadership Academy is funded by the National Park Service to provide outdoor experiences for underrepresented youth. What We Do: We offer a diverse series of activities for regional high school and college students throughout the calendar year. Programs range from a unique college orientation experience to camping and white water rafting, […]

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S.E.E.D.S.

What It Is: S.E.E.D.S. – STEM Early Education at Dixie State. SEEDS is an after school program based at local elementary schools run by Dr. Jennifer Ciaccio, Associate professor of biology at DSU. What We Do: The programs run throughout the school year in six to eight week long sessions on single subjects. Past programs […]

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ESMART

What it is eSMART (exploring Science, Math and Related Technologies) is a summer camp for girls entering the 8th grade. It was started by the St. George, Utah chapter of the American Association of University Women to encourage our girls to reach high and love to learn so they can be anything they want to […]

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