U.S. Department of Education

The agency of the federal government that establishes policy for, administers and coordinates most federal assistance to education.

Education Tax Incentives
Internal Revenue Service information for families who are either saving for college or paying/repaying student loans.

Voter Registration - South Dakota Residents
As a part of the Higher Education Act of 1998, Congress directed schools receiving Federal financial aid to assist students who have not yet registered to vote.

Selective Service Registration
Register for selective service online

Veterans' Services
The GI Bill and other benefit programs for veterans at USD.

Calculators & Estimators

  • EFC Estimator - Calculate your Expected Family Contribution. For USD, use the Federal Methodology for the Need Analysis.
  • Student Loan Advisor - Estimate of educational debt you can reasonably afford.

Faculty & Staff

Work Study Supervisor's Manual and Work Study Time Sheet