Digital & Extended Learning (DXL)

Digital & Extended Learning (DXL)

Director Ryan Hobbs
Phone 435-879-4653
Email dxl@dixie.edu
Website https://dxl.dixie.edu
Office Atwood Innovation Plaza (INNOV), Suite 190

The Office of Digital and Extended Learning (DXL) extends learning beyond traditional boundaries for those seeking a degree or professional advancement. 

Through this work, DXL is engaged in:

  • The design and development of active digital learning experiences leading to improved learner engagement, success, and completion.
  • Joint administration of credit and professional non-credit programs primarily directed at adult learners in collaboration with the university’s academic units, and internal and external partners. 
  • Certification, review, and support of teaching utilizing digital delivery.
  • Incubation of new, innovative learning models, practices, and services.

Extended Learning Programs

DXL works collaboratively with the various DSU academic departments in designing, developing, and assisting in the marketing and support of programs. For more information about these programs, visit the DXL website.

Collaborative Partnerships

DXL works collaboratively with university, business, government, and other community partners to extend learning opportunities in meeting the educational and training needs of southern Utah and the surrounding region.


DXL is a member of the division of Community and Global Outreach, within the larger division of Academic Affairs led by the Provost and Vice-President of Academics.