Native Student Services

Native Student Services

Native Student Services (NSS) welcomes you to the University of South Dakota! NSS provides vibrant and proactive year-long student support services with culturally relevant and effective retention programming.

Services We Provide

  • Year-long proactive cultural, social and academic support
  • Native American Cultural Center (NACC)
  • Lakota Language Lab
  • Native Data Tracker
  • Student Tracking, Advocacy and Retention (STAR) Committee

Student Activities

  • Study Tables
  • Computer Lab
  • Five cultural gatherings to welcome, encourage, recognize and honor our students
  • Year-end trip with first-year and second-year students

Other Services