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Academic Support & Resources

You have a variety of academic resources and services available to you. No matter what you need assistance with in the classroom, we're here to help.

Helping You Succeed

At USD, you have a team of mentors, educators, peers and staff who are committed to helping you achieve academic success.

The best way to access the resources and services you need is by visiting Coyote Connections. By clicking the "Get Assistance" button, you can easily request academic services and find resources. Explore the academic resources listed below, and then explore Coyote Connections to get started.

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Academic Support

Get the educational assistance you need now while developing skills you'll use for a lifetime. Throughout your USD experience, you'll explore many opportunities for academic, personal and professional growth. Your academic and faculty advisors will play important roles in your journey as they help you plan for and understand the requirements for graduation while assisting you in preparing for your eventual career.

Your Academic Resources Hub

Many of your academic resources are housed in the I.D. Weeks Library, with virtual options also available. 

The library is the perfect place for you to access services you may need for your studies, meet with your peers for study sessions and group project work, and find a quiet place to study. It is also within walking distance to food and a coffee shop so you can get the fuel you need to keep learning.

I.D. Weeks Library

Academic & Career
Planning Center

Career coaching. Employer connections. Fairs, workshops and information sessions. With the help of the ACPC, you can find and prepare for employment opportunities as a student. 
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Academic & Career Planning Center

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.

alum success story

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Attending USD allows you to have an entire community and university in your corner. The resources are available to answer any question or explore any interest. Getting involved is only the first step you need to cultivate the relationships and continue to be involved.

Michael Bartos

B.S. Kinesiology and Sport Management '18
President & CEO at the Waukee Area Chamber of Commerce
Waukee, Iowa

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