Academic & Career Planning CenterOffice
Every step of your college journey, USD has the resources that will help you navigate the unknown and be successful. Our services are designed to help students reach their potential personally, academically and professionally.
Welcome to USD's Academic & Career Planning Center
Struggling to pick a major? Searching for an internship? Want to connect with employers? The ACPC has all the necessary resources to guide and assist you in these life-changing moments.
Adjusting to college life can be difficult, and we want to make the transition to college as simple and as fun as possible. College is a time to explore your interests and find where your passions lie. Through programs, seminars and various services, the planning center allows students to focus their energy on the exciting aspects of building their future while the professionals at the planning center aid the complex process.
Take advantage of the resources that can help you be a successful student and employee.
Set yourself up for success.
Lessen your load by allowing ACPC professionals to assist you through your college education and beyond. ACPC can help you with many things during your enrollment at USD, such as:
- Succeeding academically and socially in your first year
- Academic scheduling and major exploration, declaration or change
- Helping you promote your skills to secure internships and employment opportunities
- Connecting you with employers
Meet the Professionals
Student Resources & Opportunities
Experience is key in reaching your professional and personal goals. Our office is available to help students and alumni find full, part-time and summer jobs and internships. We also highly encourage you to meet with a career advisor from our office to help you develop your strategy and gain a competitive edge. We advertise a variety of jobs, both on- and off-campus, including work-study and graduate assistant positions.
Departments & Facilities
Access the resources and assistance you need all in one convenient, centralized location. The Academic Commons is your one-stop shop for academic, technical and research support.
The Gallagher International Center oversees the university's international affairs, including programs and resources such as study abroad, international admissions and international student services.
The Testing Center at the University of South Dakota promotes student success and academic integrity with the operation of a secure, testing facility which provides services to on-campus, distance students and our surrounding communities.