International graduation regalia representing countires of international students at the University of South Dakota


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Welcome to the University of South Dakota

International students at the University of South Dakota excel in the classroom while adding to the university's vibrant global community. At USD, you will benefit from all of the prestige, resources and research opportunities available at larger universities, but with the personal attention and support found at smaller schools. You will study with internationally-renown faculty in programs recognized world-wide for excellence and value. At USD, you will live and learn in a safe and secure environment in one of the nation's best, small college towns.

Welcome to USD.  We're glad you're here.

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