A faculty member advises a student prior to registration

Registration at USD generally includes the following steps:

  1. Academic advising: Meet with your advisor to plan your schedule, discuss your educational and program options and remain on track to complete your degree requirements.
  2. Registration: How you register depends on your enrollment status. 
    Prospective Students
    Current Students
    Former/Returning Students
    Transfer Students
    Online & Off-Campus Students
  3. Paying your bill: Complete your enrollment by paying your tuition and fees bill. 


Registration/Advising Contacts:

Academic Advising Center (advising@usd.edu), 605-677-5381
Office of Admissions (admissions@usd.edu), 1-877-COYOTES or 605-658-6200 
Graduate School (grad@usd.edu), 605-677-6240
Office of the Registrar (registrar@usd.edu), 1-877-COYOTES or 605-677-5339
Disability Services (dservice@usd.edu), 605-677-6389
WebAdvisor tech support (helpdesk@usd.edu), 605-677-5028

Additional Information for USD Online and Distance Students

Division of Distance and Continuing Education
800-233-7937 or 605-677-6240
E-mail: ceinfo@usd.edu

Off-campus and Distance:
USD Online
414 E. Clark St. Vermillion, SD 57069
605-677-6240 or 1-800-233-7937
E-mail: ceinfo@usd.edu

  • Pierre: Capital University Center
    925 E. Sioux Ave.
    Pierre, SD 57501
    605-773-2160

  • Rapid City: University Center – Rapid City
    4300 Cheyenne Blvd.
    P.O. Box 250
    Rapid City, SD 57709
    605-718-4160

  • Sioux City: Tri-State Graduate Center
    1520 Morningside Ave.
    Sioux City, IA 51106
    800-630-1160 or 712-274-1277

  • Sioux Falls: University Center
    4801 N Career Avenue
    Sioux Falls, SD 57107
    866-220-7085 or 605-367-5640