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International Graduate Student Checklist

Admitted students, follow this checklist to get your I-20, start the visa process, set up your USD accounts and much more. Completing each task puts you one step closer to starting your classes here at USD. Contact your admission coordinator if you have questions not answered in the checklist. We're happy to help you every step of the way!


Visa Application Process


USD: Making it Official


Preparing for Arrival


International Student Orientation


Departments & Facilities

Explore the departments and facilities that contribute to your education.
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Gallagher International Center

The Gallagher International Center oversees the university's international affairs, including programs and resources such as study abroad, international admissions and international student services.

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