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15Sep2014

Enchanted Modernities - Mysticism, Landscape & the American West

Caine College of the Arts and the Leverhulme Trust…

15Sep2014

Utah An Der Ruhr -- Department of Art + Design

This exhibit showcases works of art from the Germany…

15Sep2014

CAAS Week Opportunity Expo

Kicking off College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences…

15Sep2014

College of Agriculture and Applied Science (CAAS) Week

College week, events happening every day!

15Sep2014

Health Professions Orientation-Medical, Dental, Pharmacy, Optometry, Podiatry

Are you considering a career in medical, dental,…

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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.