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Enhanced job opportunities. Broadened global perspective. Unlimited possibilities. A college education is an investment in your future. The Office of Financial Aid works with students and parents to explore the many resources available to help make your college education even more affordable.

  • FAFSA Tutorial

    Seven easy steps to the FAFSA: Student's Guide tp the Free Application for Federal Student Aid

  • Children of Alumni receive in-state tuition at USD

    Child of Alumni Tuition

    Children of University of South Dakota alumni may qualify for in-state tuition even if you don't live in South Dakota.

  • Create an FSA ID

    Before you fill out your FAFSA, watch this video to learn how to create an FSA ID―a username and password― that replaced the Federal Student Aid PIN.

The Office of Financial Aid subscribes to the principles set forth in the National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA) Statement of Ethical Principles and Code of Conduct for Institutional Financial Aid Professionals and the USD Financial Aid Code of Conduct.

Financial Aid

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Office of Financial Aid
Belbas Center
414 E. Clark Street
Vermillion, SD 57069


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