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31Mar2015

Natural Resources Week - Protect Water, Protect Life

USU's Quinney College of Natural Resources and the QCNR…

31Mar2015

Summer Camps at Swaner EcoCenter

Registration for Swaner Preserve and EcoCenter’s…

31Mar2015

USU Spring Runoff Conference

For 2015, USU's premier annual water research conference…

31Mar2015

ARTsySTEM: The Changing Climates of the Arts and Sciences

This exhibits showcases works of art that share a…

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Native American Program

The Native American Program within the Access & Diversity Center works to meet the variable needs of American Indian/Alaskan Native students pursuing higher education. For more information about the Native American Program, contact the Access & Diversity Center at 435-797-1728.

Academic Support

Connect American Indian/Alaskan Native students with advising resources in order to achieving their academic goals and graduation from the university.


Leadership Development

Foster leadership opportunities while coordinating with the Access & Diversity Center Program Coordinators and ASUSU's Diversity V.P. to promote and enhance cultural understanding, group presentations, leadership workshops, and educational activities/events as planned by the Native American Student Council.

  • Annual Pow wow
  • Native American Week
  • Diversity Week
  • Leadership Training

Scholarship & Financial Aid Resources

Interface with the Office of Financial Aid to assist American Indian/Alaskan Native students with federal, tribal, institutional, and private resources and procedures for financial assistance.

  • PELL Grant
  • Tribal Scholarship

Recruitment and Outreach

Coordinate with the Office of Admissions, high school counselors, and tribes for outreach and recruitment of American Indian/Alaskan Native students. Collaborate with university entities to host American Indian/Alaskan Native high school students to the University.

  • MOU with the Paiute Indian Tribe of Utah
  • MOU with the Northwestern Shoshone Tribe of Utah
  • Rural/Urban high schools
  • Utah Indian Education Coordinators and high school counselors

Counseling

Provide personal counseling and mediation, in coordination with the Counseling Center, as appropriate which result from misinterpretations with social, economic, or cultural misunderstandings that may impede academic progress.