What is the DSU Preview

The DSU Preview is your opportunity as a high school senior or Junior to experience university life — Dixie State style. You’ll also learn about scholarships, financial aid, housing, student resources, academic programs, and more! Everything you need to know in order to get started at Dixie State.

A Day In the Life of a Student

By attending the DSU Preview, you’ll get a chance to experience what it’s like to be a student at Dixie State University. You’ll also get to meet and make friends with other students looking to attend Dixie State. It’s an awesome weekend filled with fun activities, interactive presentations, food, and more!

Location

 
Please refer to your registration confirmation emails for a map of where to check in on campus.

2020-2021 Dates

November 7, 2020

February 12-13, 2021

March 19-20, 2021

Fall 2020 Schedule

 
(October & November 2020 only; See Spring 2021 Schedule Below)

Saturday Schedule

9:00AMCheck-in/Registration
Please refer to your registration confirmation email for where to check in on campus
9:15AM Parent Tour and Info Session
A brief tour of campus will show parents/advisors the general layout of campus, followed by an info session lead by our enrollment, financial aid, and scholarships offices.
9:30AMOpening Ceremonies
10:00AMCampus Tour
Led by Student Ambassadors, students will see and learn about the different programs, resources, and opportunities on campus.

Visiting students will spend time with current DSU students, professors, and even our Deans from our 6 different colleges and over 200 academic programs on campus. They’ll get to experience our active learning mantra through hands-on activities. These activities include interacting with 3D printers and laser cutters at Innovation Plaza, operating TV studio camera equipment, and getting a look into body mapping athletic movements with state of the art technology.

Students also become familiar with everything from student life and on-campus housing, to our career center and health & counseling. Visitors will see 3 colleges before lunch, the other 3 after lunch.
12:30PMLunch
1:30PMCampus Tour
(continued)
4:00PMClosing Session, Awards, and Q&A
Students will be given awards won from the active learning activities participated in while on the campus tour. They’ll also be provided information about scholarships and financial aid, with time for any last questions to be answered.
4:30PMOur weekend together is over. We hope you take the time to explore St. George and the surrounding area.

DSU Preview prices

 

(Fall 2020 Only, See Spring 2021 Prices Below)

Academic Presentation Yes
Campus Tour Yes
Activities Yes
Food Yes
Price $15

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Spring 2021 Schedule

 
(Subject to Change)

FRIDAY SCHEDULE

5:00PMCheck-in/Registration
Human Performance Center lobby area
5:15PMParent Tour and Info Session
A brief tour of campus will show parents/advisors the general layout of campus, followed by an Info session lead by our enrollment, financial aid, and scholarships offices.
5:45PMOpening Ceremonies
by Student Ambassadors
6:00PMCampus Tour
Led by Student Ambassadors students will see and learn about the different resources and opportunities on campus. Everything from student life and on-campus housing, to our career center and health & counseling
8:00PMDinner
9:00PMActive Life
What we do changes from Preview to Preview. Some Previews provide the opportunity to take in a DSU sporting event (admission for high school or those under 18 is free for all athletics.) Each Preview always provides the opportunity to explore our Human Performance Center, which includes; Indoor Soccer, Basketball, Volley, Pickleball, Games, a Dj’d Dance and More!
Midnight Lights Out
Guys sleep on the 2nd floor of the HPC, while girls sleep on the 3rd floor. Air mattresses are provided, security is present.

SATURDAY SCHEDULE

8:00AMBreakfast and Apply for FREE
Bring your transcript(s) and test score(s) and walk away fully admitted to DSU! We’ll waive your $35 application fee!
9:00AMFinish Getting Ready, Eating and Applying
9:15AMScholarship & Financial Aid Info Session, Q&A
10:00AMAcademic Info Session, Q&A
Lead by Dr. Micheal Lacourse, Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs, this session provides a snapshot of each College and Department on campus by the person who makes it all happen. Provost Lacouse provides great insight into the growth and future academic opportunities at DSU.
11:00AMAcademic Breakout Sessions
This experience is not available in any other way. Students choose their top degree choice and attend a breakout session run by the Deans, Department Chairs, and Advisors over their program. In-depth information in an intimate environment, that’s DSU.
NoonClosing Session Q&A
We wrap up the weekend with prize giveaways, a video, and last minute Q&A.
12:30PMOur weekend together is over! We hope you take the time to explore St. George and surrounding area.

What to Bring:

  • Bedding (pillow & sleeping bag)
  • Change of clothes
  • Hygiene products (don’t forget the toothpaste!)
  • High School Transcripts for the Admissions Application (optional)

DSU Preview prices

Academic Presentation Yes
Campus Tour Yes
Activities Yes
Overnight Stay Yes
Food Yes
Price $30

Register Now

Contact

Monday-Friday, 8:00 am–5:00 pm

OFFICE OF ADMISSIONS

Email: admissions@dixie.edu

Phone: 435-652-7777

Office: Holland 180

DSU Welcome Center

Email: explore@dixie.edu

Phone: 435-652–7590