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Student Life provides a complete student experience to each member of the Coyote community.

Whether you're here to make a difference or just to find out what you're made for, the services available at the University of South Dakota will help you along the way. At USD, you'll develop a sense of purpose and become part of our community. By getting involved, you learn the skills that empower you to be successful in today's global society.

Get Involved

Featured Paw Points

It's simple: 1. Go to a USD event. 2. Swipe your Coyote Card ID 3. Enjoy the event. 4. Win sweet stuff! Paw Points rewards the most involved students on campus for their attendance at university events. Prizes are given away at the end of each month, at the end of each semester and again at the end of the year to the students that have attended the most events.

Paw Points

Paw Points at USD


Featured Charlie's Bookstore & Fan Shop

Need a book for class? No problem. How about some gear to wear to the next Coyote event? You bet. Charlie's Bookstore & Fan Shop offers a wide variety of items from textbooks and digital content to apparel and dorm essentials. Stop in to see our excellent selection!

Charlies Bookstore & Fan Shop

Two students shopping at Charlie


USDgo is USD's official app! On USDgo you will find, 

  • Course schedules
  • Grades
  • The campus map
  • Important news and events
  • Clubs to join
  • Event tickets
  • Important numbers and contact information
  • Direct links to USD's other apps, social media, bookstore, podcasts, playlists and more.

Download USDgo now on Google Play or in the App Store to stay current with USD.

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  • Coyote Village

    University Housing

    You're right where you need to be. You're in the middle of the action and close to your classes. You've got your own space and you've got plenty of company. You're eating well and feeling great. You're finally home.

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    Campus Dining

    When it's time to eat, you'll find it here: Traditional hot meals, salad bars, deli, Tex-Mex, pizza and pasta, vegetarian and fresh and healthy choices. Pick a meal plan and eat when and where you want around town and on campus including national brands Chick-fil-A, Qdoba and Einstein Bros.

  • USD Wellness Center

    With multiple options to meet your needs, the Wellness Center offers a membership that is just right for you. After all it's about what you need to start and keep healthy habits. Stop in, send an email or call us to learn how you can benefit from a Wellness Center membership.