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In-state tuition for undergraduate Nebraska students at USD

In-state rates for new undergraduate Nebraska students beginning with the 2019-20 academic year.

SD & Nebraska Residents 2019-20 costs
Tuition & Fees (30 hours) $9,060.00
Books (estimate) 1,200.00
Housing****** 4,187.50
Food Service******* 3,659.50
Total* $18,107.00

*These are estimated prices based on last year’s costs. 2019-20 costs will not be finalized until April 2019.

*****Housing based on traditional-style residence hall. Food service rates shown represent the meal plan commonly assigned to incoming students. Various meal plans are available.

We know you have your choice of many great colleges and universities in Nebraska. So compare the costs, visit the campus and begin your out-of-state experience at the University of South Dakota.

Welcome to USD.


At the University of South Dakota, we're offering in-state tuition to new Nebraska freshmen and new Nebraska-resident undergraduate transfers beginning with the 2018-19 academic year. Now you can get that out-of-state college experience you're looking for with an in-state price you can afford. In fact, you'll probably pay less at USD as an out-of-state student than you would as an in-state student at a Nebraska university.

Affordable in-state tuition. Scholarship opportunities. And we're right next door.

We are the University of South Dakota.