Find what inspires you at the University of South Dakota. You'll learn in and beyond the classroom – gaining the skills and experiences you need to thrive in your unique career path.
Known for Excellence
Over 200 undergraduate majors and academic programs
More than 80 graduate programs or offerings
USD has a low 15:1 student to faculty ratio
USD is leading the region as the home to South Dakota's only medical and law schools.
At USD, we take learning to the next level.
Whether you want to lead a research project, serve your community or see the world, you'll find countless opportunities to experience your education beyond the classroom.
Check out a few of our signature academic programs:
Programs Designed for You
Whether you want to join us here in Vermillion, at our campus in Sioux Falls or from the comfort of your home, USD has a path that will help you reach your goals.
Explore high-quality academic programs that are designed with flexibility, convenience and professional development in mind.
So much information. So little time. Maximize your research and learning with 250 database, online and in-person research assistance and access to special collections and historical materials. Our libraries are rich sources of knowledge and support for the community and our partners.