International Translations

International students excel in the classroom while adding to our vibrant global community. You will benefit from all of the prestige, resources and research opportunities available at larger universities, but with the personal attention and support found at smaller schools. You will study with internationally renowned faculty in programs recognized world-wide for excellence and value. At USD, you will live and learn in a safe and secure environment in one of the nation's best, small college towns.

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  • Photo of Chandra Karki.

    Chandra Karki, a University of South Dakota chemistry major from Nepal, was honored with the 2017 South Dakota Solid Waste Management Association Scholarship receiving $800.

  • Main Street Vermillion

    Safe. Secure. Welcoming. Residents, students and visitors to Vermillion have enjoyed the city's warm and welcoming charm for more than 150 years.

  • The International Office held its first-ever stole ceremony awarding 65 international Yotes with stoles representing their home country. USD takes pride in the accomplishments of these students and will further celebrate these wonderful students during spring commencement on...