University of South Dakota


University of South Dakota

We are South Dakota’s flagship university – home to 7,500+ undergraduate students, five colleges and schools, 200+ academic programs, NCAA Division I athletics and a student-to-faculty ratio of 16:1. We also have the state’s only medical school and law school. Whether graduate or undergraduate, our faculty members are dedicated to helping you pursue your passions and finding success. USD has the opportunities you’d find at the largest schools combined with the personal attention you’d find at smaller colleges. It’s the best of both worlds.

Academic Programs

  • Art & Design
  • Business
  • Communication
  • Design
  • Economics
  • Education
  • Finance/Accounting
  • Government/Political Science
  • Health Science
  • Liberal Arts
  • Music
  • Neuroscience
  • Nursing
  • Performing Arts
  • Research
  • Science
  • Social Science
  • Technology
  • Visual Arts

Student experience

  • Athletics
  • Co-op/Internship Opportunities
  • Disability Services
  • Greek Life
  • Intramural/Club Sports
  • LGBTQIA Services
  • Military/Veteran Services
  • On-Campus Housing
  • ROTC Program
  • Study Abroad
  • Undergraduate Research
  • Veteran Fee Waiver

Visit us

Come see the University of South Dakota for yourself! Sit in on a class, take a campus tour and talk with students and faculty. We have visit programs scheduled throughout the year, and we can customize a visit just for you. To schedule your visit, go to

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Admissions office

Visit us

School location

414 E. Clark Street
Vermillion, SD 57069, United States of America

Phone number

(605) 658-6200