Dixie State University

International Student Scholarships

Freshmen
Merit

For First-Time International Students

The International Freshmen Merit Scholarship is a merit-based tuition waiver for new F-1 undergraduate, degree-seeking international students admitted directly into a university bachelor’s degree program for fall or spring semester. Students applying for summer admission are not eligible.

Eligibility

All new F-1 undergraduate, degree-seeking international students applying to DSU will be considered. Scholarships will be awarded to international students who meet the following criteria:

  • English proficiency scores:
    • Overall TOEFL score 68+ (Reading – 22+ & Writing 24+ preferred)
    • Overall IELTS score of 6.0+ (Reading 6.0+ & Writing 6.0 + preferred)
    • Overall Duolingo score of 95+
    • ACT English score of 17+
    • SAT Writing/Language score of 24+
    • College Placement Test (CPT/Accuplacer) Sentence Skills scores of 76+
  • 3.0 GPA or equivalent OR ACT score of 26+ OR SAT score of 1240+

Scholarship recipients will be required to maintain a minimum 3.2 GPA each semester.

Value

The award is for $4,500 for the first academic year; $2,250 for the first fall and $2,250 for the first spring semester of enrollment and is applicable to tuition only

How to Apply

Submit all Admission Requirements by your application deadline. Applicants may be admitted if documents are received after the deadline, but they are not eligible for scholarship funding.

Notification

Recipients will be notified of this award in their official Dixie State University acceptance packet.

Continuing
& Transfer

For Continuing and Transfer Students

The Continuing International Student Presidential Scholarship is a merit-based tuition waiver for F-1 undergraduate, degree-seeking international students enrolled in a bachelor’s degree program at DSU.

Eligibility

All continuing F-1 undergraduate, degree-seeking international students enrolled full-time in an associate or bachelor’s degree program at Dixie State University St. George main campus and complete the application will be considered. Scholarships will be awarded to international students who meet the following criteria:

  • Completion of a minimum of 24 credit hours and have a minimum 3.2 GPA from DSU or another regionally accredited school before applying for the scholarship (excludes ESL credits).
  • Maintain a full-time enrollment status of 30 credits each academic year and a 3.2 cumulative GPA to keep scholarship (excludes ESL credits).
  • Sign a housing lease agreement with Housing Services. If space is not available, applicants will be granted a waiver.
  • Must be working toward an Associates’ or Bachelors’ degree
  • Must have a verification of eligibility signed by an International Student Services office representative
Value

The award is for $7,000 for the first academic year; $3,500 for the first fall and $3,500 for the first spring semester of enrollment and is applicable to tuition only.

How To Apply

The application for the coming academic year is now available.

Fall 2021 Deadline – July 1st 2021

Spring 2022 Deadline – December 15th 2021

You can download an application here: Scholarship Application.

Notification

Recipients will be notified of this award via their Dmail.

Office Hours

Sunday

    Closed.

Monday

  • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Tuesday

  • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Wednesday

  • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Thursday

  • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Friday

  • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Saturday

    Closed.

International Student Services

Email: iss@dixie.edu

Phone: 435-879-4687

Office: Student Activity Center (SAC), 106