|All USD in-person, individual campus visits between March 13 and May 15 are canceled to prevent the potential spread of coronavirus (COVID-19). However, virtual visits are available. Sign up below.|
When: Monday - Friday
Virtual visits typically last between 30 – 45 minutes, where you will meet online with an admissions counselor to go over topics such as the admissions process, financial aid, student life and how USD can help you meet your educational goals. If available, a representative from your academic program of interest may later join the online meeting as well.
After you sign up, you will receive an email prior to your virtual visit with a link to the online meeting.
We hope to see you online soon!
You can now visit the University of South Dakota from the comfort of your own home! Follow along with two of our student ambassadors as they show you around campus starting with iconic Old Main. This five-minute tour is just a preview of what awaits for you at USD.
Curious to learn more about what USD has to offer you? Browse through our free educational webinars and watch on demand. You can also tune in to live webinars as they are being recorded.
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We can’t wait to share more about the Yote life with you.
When: March 27, 2020 (*Canceled)
Kick-start your spring season with a visit to USD! Take part in this event for high school juniors and seniors. Come explore your major, tour our beautiful campus, learn about the admissions process and experience a sneak peek of the #YoteLife. Find out why students like you truly blossom at USD.
*This event has been canceled. Please contact the Office of Admissions at 605-658-6200 if you have any questions.
Junior Visit Day
When: April 25, 2020 (*Canceled)
It's the spring of your junior year and time for you to join us for this university-wide event! Junior Visit Day provides you with the opportunity to meet USD's extraordinary faculty, explore various majors and academic programs and learn more about the admissions process, student services, campus life, the residential experience and much more. Your day begins with check-in at 9:15 a.m. with the program concluding at approximately 1 p.m.
*This event has been canceled. If you have any questions, please contact the Office of Admissions at 605-658-6200.
Native American Visit Weekend
When: April 3-4, 2020 (*Canceled)
Held in conjunction with the Building Bridges Conference and Tiospaye Student Council's annual traditional Wacipi (pow wow), Native American Weekend Visit provides Native American high school students and their counselors the opportunity to experience the college setting while gaining an increased awareness about the importance of persistence in education.
*This event has been canceled. Please contact the Office of Admissions at 605-658-6200 if you have questions.
Minnesota Visit Days
When: October 15-16, 2020
Minnesota students! Join us on the beautiful USD campus during your Education Minnesota Professional Conference break. Select the morning or afternoon session on either Thursday or Friday for an informative and entertaining program designed just for you. In addition to a tour of campus, you'll meet your admissions counselor and learn more about the application process, academic programs and student life at USD.
Fall Open House
When: October 17 and November 21, 2020
There's nothing like a fall Saturday on the USD campus, and we want you to experience it for yourself. Join us for an overview on admissions, scholarships, academic programs, life as a Coyote and a self-guided tour of campus. Then fire up for football with a pre-game lunch and cheer on the Coyotes in the iconic DakotaDome. By the end of the day, we hope you'll want to spend every fall with us!
Check-in for Fall Open House begins at 8:30 a.m. with the program starting at 9:30 a.m.
Admitted Students Day
When: Spring 2021
Congratulations on your acceptance to the University of South Dakota! Join us in celebrating your admission with a program designed for accepted students. During your visit, you'll have the opportunity to attend a class, interact with current students and sit in on sessions to help prepare you for your life as a Coyote.
Admitted Students Day is scheduled from 8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. (check in begins at 8 a.m.) and includes lunch. Optional self-guided campus tours are available. If you are an admitted student, watch for your invitation to sign up for this event.
Please contact your admissions counselor for more information.