- Students interested in earning a degree in exercise science will be able to do so at Dixie State University, as the Utah State Board of Regents approved the university offering a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science. Final approval is pending from the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities.
- The Dixie State University TRiO Student Support Services program recently received a $1.5 million federal grant that will make it possible for the program to continue serving students for the next five years.
- A plaque recognizing the contributions Annie Atkin Tanner has made to the southern Utah literary community and Dixie State University students specifically was dedicated in the university's Holland Centennial Commons on Monday afternoon.
- Proposing a design that combines the amenities of home with a sense of community and the energy of student life, Layton Construction and Method Studio Architects have been chosen to build the new student housing complex on the Dixie State University campus. Method Studio has in-depth experience with student housing and has teamed up with Layton Construction on eight projects.