University of South Dakota
University of South Dakota at a Glance
The University of South Dakota, based in Vermillion, is located 25 miles east of Yankton and sits on an attractive 274-acre campus. As South Dakota’s oldest university, the University of South Dakota is nationally recognized as one of the best universities year after year. Get to know USD!
An Investment in Your Future
At USD, you will get a world-class education from a leading, flagship university while paying only a fraction of the tuition cost you might pay at other colleges. The University of South Dakota and the USD Foundation annually award more than $6 million in scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students. Discover how affordable your education can be at USD!
From Passion to Profession
Get the personalized attention of a small, private college with all the resources and opportunities of the state’s flagship university. Online and off-campus program opportunities are also available to meet your needs as you pursue your degree. Explore all the possibilities at USD!
Get a Jump-Start with Dual Credit Opportunities
Earn college credits at a low cost and gain college exposure and experience while still in high school. Learn more about the Dual Credit Courses at USD!
USD has your major, but they also have the programs, opportunities and experiences to make the investment in your future meaningful and help develop skills you will use for a lifetime. To make the most of your USD experience, contact the Admissions Office for more information!