Over 100 years of providing high-quality legal education.
The USD School of Law offers an affordable legal education with a rigorous and challenging curriculum. Our program has been developed by faculty dedicated to student success not just in law school but in the practice of law. We highlight a number of course tracks which provide academic knowledge of a particular area of law, nine joint master's degree programs, and a variety of interesting and challenging elective courses. If you can't find the information you are looking for on the following pages, please check the full Law School Catalog below.
VERMILLION, S.D. – The Native American Law Student Association at the University of South Dakota was named Chapter of the Year at the 40th annual Indian Law Conference sponsored by the Federal Bar Convention. USD law student Tsyoslake House was honored as 2L of the Year, the top award for second-year law students.
VERMILLION, S.D. -- The University of South Dakota School of Law has been ranked as the fifth “Best Value” law school in the nation for the fourth consecutive year by preLaw magazine, a National Jurist publication.