2018-2019 INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS
International Affairs at SUU With students as its highest priority, the Southern Utah University Office of International Affairs fosters globally engaged communities by supporting the exchange of values, cultures, and ideas in an effort to advance a more just, empathic, and prosperous world. The Division is comprised of several departments, staff, and services which include: American Language & Culture Center (ALCC)
International Recruitment Recruits globally diverse and talented students from around the world.
International Student and Scholar Services
Facilitates a wide array of support services designed to promote the academic and social success of international students and scholars. Short Term Programs and Homestay
Coordinates SUU’s study abroad and exchange programs as well as students’ Global EDGE projects.
Provides global connections that allow students to experience America in a more immersive, personal way.
Provides language and culture support to students and community members for whom English is a second language.
Promotes Chinese language and culture on campus and in the region.
SUU’s International Retention Rate
Top 10 Countries 248
COTE D â€™IVOIRE
International Affairs Student Groups International Student Ambassadors support retention efforts by planning and executing programs designed to engage international and domestic students. The ISA organization is intentionally comprised of international and domestic students and provides all students a unique opportunity to be more culturally aware and engaged. The Volunteers with International Students and Scholars (VISAS) program matches international students with US Students for English conversation practice and cultural exchange. All international students are eligible to join the program and make friends.
International Enrollment 10â€“year Comparison 573 517
543 Fall 2018 marks the largest, most diverse international student enrollment in SUUâ€™s history.
SUU International Affairs Goals
international students enrolled at SUU
of SUU students participating in study abroad
of faculty and staff with meaningful global experiences in their background
30 Countries Where Students Can Study on Exchange Denmark
Switzerland Hungary Austria Japan Germany
United Arab Emirates Chile Sweden Romania Finland Australia Ireland Taiwan Greece Netherlands China South Korea Canada Spain New Zealand Estonia
Costa Rica Brazil Italy Argentina
SUU Study Abroad Students
International Student Population
TOTAL STUDENT POPULATION
Students Enrolled from 62 Countries and Territories Argentina Austria Australia Brazil Burundi Canada China Colombia Costa Rica Cote Dâ€™Ivoire Croatia DR Congo Denmark Ecuador Fiji France
Georgia Germany Hungary India Ireland Israel Italy Jamaica Japan Jordan Mali Mauritius Mexico Micronesia Mongolia Morocco
Netherlands Antilles Nepal Netherlands Nigeria Norway Pakistan Peru Portugal Republic of Congo Romania Russia Rwanda Samoa (American) Saudi Arabia
Senegal Singapore South Africa South Korea Spain Sweden Switzerland Syria Taiwan Thailand Tonga Ukraine United Kingdom Uruguay Venezuela Vietnam
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