You're about to apply to South Dakota's flagship university, study in a renowned academic program and participate in a career and life-building experience. You're about to become a Coyote.
Select Your Application
Take the first step toward your future as a Coyote by applying for admission. Anyone applying to USD as an undergraduate student can use the USD Undergraduate Application by clicking the link below.
Another option is to apply to USD through the Common App, which is an undergraduate college admission application that you can use to apply to multiple colleges and universities in the United States. Undergraduate international students are encouraged to use the Common App.
Dual Credit Application
Select the Dual Credit Application if you are a high school student who wants to enroll in USD college courses and earn credits towards your high school diploma while starting a college degree.
Select the Graduate School Application if you are pursuing one of USD's 78 graduate programs.
International Student Application
Select the International Application if you are an international student and have completed secondary school (high school) in either the United States or your home country.
Professional Studies Application Information
See the Graduate School listing for business and other professional programs.