Confucius Institute

Director: Juan Ru Shi (Lily)
Location: University Plaza B #212
Phone: (435) 879-4925

The programs and activities of the DSU branch of Confucius Institute of University of Utah will expand knowledge and understanding of China and its multi-faceted importance for the Dixie State University and the wider community. They will include China-related cultural activities such as films, opera and music performances, and art exhibits, as well as public lectures on Chinese society, culture, and history. All of these will be open to the campus and wider community.

The institute will offer Chinese language courses with varied and flexible scheduling at a variety of levels and degrees of intensity, including evening, weekend, and summer intensive courses, for people in the wider community who wish to learn Chinese. The institute will promote the study of Chinese language and culture in schools at the K-12 level, offering teacher workshops and developing educational resources.

The Confucius Institute will also provide scholarship to the students who apply to study in China and opportunities to visit China every year. For more detailed information please visit the website of the University of Utah Confucius Institute or contact the DSU Branch of the Confucius Center by e-mail at