Undergraduate Admissions

Undergraduate Admissions

Welcome to The University of South Dakota.

At The University of South Dakota, you'll have the opportunity to join a long tradition of extraordinary thinkers and innovative leaders who have called USD their home. From entrepreneurs and screenwriters to Nobel Prize winners and network news anchors, USD provides you with the rich, engaging, liberal arts education you need to make to make your way and to make a difference.

Freshman Admission

If you are a first-time freshman, have graduated or will soon graduate from high school. or you have received a GED and have not enrolled in another college or university after graduating from high school or earning a GED, you should apply for Freshman Admission.

Transfer Admission

If you are transferring from a junior college or college/university follow these requirements and procedures for Transfer, South Dakota Board of Regents Transfers and Readmitted Students.

International Students

If you are seeking a bachelor's degree, are not a U.S. citizen and are not a permanent resident of the United States you should apply for International Student Admission.

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