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Dixie State, St. George Chamber to host congressional candidates in virtual forum

In their second and final candidate forum of the 2020 election countdown, Dixie State University’s Institute of Politics & Public Affairs and the St. George Area Chamber of Commerce are hosting candidates for Utah’s Second Congressional District for the U.S. House of Representatives. As part of the virtual forum, each candidate — Rep. Chris Stewart […]

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Dixie State University’s TRiO program awarded $1.8 million grant

Dixie State University’s TRiO Student Support Services has received a $1.8 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education, which will enable the program to help over 600 qualified students earn associate degrees throughout the next five years. Receiving more funding than ever since Dixie State added its TRiO program to campus in the 1980s, […]

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Dixie State unveils new academic direction

Recognizing Dixie State University’s continued growth and success, President Richard B. Williams shared the accomplishments of the institution’s 2015-2020 strategic plan, Status to Stature, and unveiled the new plan, Trailblazing Distinction, at his annual State of the University Address on Wednesday. “DSU’s new strategic plan will elevate the University’s offerings and set us apart from any […]

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Dixie State University ranked on U.S. News’ list of best colleges nationwide

For the third consecutive year, Dixie State University has been ranked as one of the nation’s best colleges and universities by U.S. News & World Report. Based on its strong performance in 17 different areas of academic excellence, Dixie State was ranked 7th in Top Public Schools in the West, 12thin Top Performers on Social […]

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Dixie State University to Host Accreditation Evaluation Team

Dixie State University will host an evaluation team from the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU) for its seven-year, cyclical, comprehensive accreditation review on October 21 to 23.  Due to COVID-19, the visit and interviews will be conducted virtually, using the Zoom online platform. DSU’s last full-scale, accreditation evaluation was in October 2012. The […]

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Dixie State University to host second annual Trailblazer Nation Tree Lighting Celebration

Dixie State University is ushering in the most wonderful time of the year at its second annual Trailblazer Nation Tree Lighting Celebration. The Trailblazer Nation Tree Lighting Celebration is set to take place at DSU on Dec. 9 next to the Jeffrey R. Holland Centennial Commons building at the end of Trailblazer Boulevard. Festivities will […]

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Dixie State University holds two-day celebration for Human Performance Center opening

Dixie State University will celebrate the addition of its new state-of-the-art Human Performance Center with a Dedication Ceremony, rooftop concert and Community Day. The Dedication Ceremony will take place on Wednesday, Nov. 13. at 1:30 p.m. at the HPC, located at the intersection of University Avenue and Trailblazer Boulevard. Following the ceremony, DSU will offer […]

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Dixie State University breaks ground on Science, Engineering & Technology building

Dixie State University will begin construction on its new Science, Engineering & Technology building which kicked off with a groundbreaking ceremony and open house to celebrate the addition of the state-of-the-art facility to campus.  The groundbreaking ceremony took place at 11 a.m. on Oct. 23 at the site of the future building, next to the Fountain […]

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Dixie State University ranked on U.S. News’ lists of best colleges nationwide

Dixie State University has been ranked on U.S. News’ 2020 lists of the nation’s best colleges and universities based on its strong performance in 15 different areas of academic excellence. Dixie State was ranked 25th in the Regional Colleges West category, a division the university was placed in for focusing on undergraduate degrees and offering […]

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Dixie State University president to deliver State of the University Address

In recognition of Dixie State University’s continued growth, President Richard B. Williams will share about the accomplishments of the past year and the vision for the upcoming year at his annual State of the University Address. Taking place on Wednesday Sept. 18, the address will detail annual achievements, including updates on campus growth and a […]

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