The College of Arts & Sciences is the intellectual foundation of USD, offering students a top-notch liberal arts education in the humanities, social sciences and sciences.

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  • Photo of Steve Miller.
    VERMILLION, S.D. – In celebration of International Students’ Week at the University of South Dakota, USD students will be sharing their religious beliefs and answering questions about their faith during a World Religions Panel Thursday from 12:30 p.m.-2 p.m. in t...
  • Arts and Sciences scholarships

    Each year the College of Arts & Sciences awards more than $1.2 million in scholarships, awards and prizes to students across its academic departments.

  • "Just Dance" your way to Rob Turner's Humanities Research Forum talk, "Going Gaga for Spanish Theater," on Wed., Nov. 29, at the Neuharth Conference Rm. at 4 p.m. Beware of "Paparazzi!"

Featured Program: Phi Beta Kappa

Phi Beta Kappa is the most prestigious academic society for undergraduates in the United States, and USD is the only institution of higher learning public or private in the state of South Dakota with a Phi Beta Kappa chapter.

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