The University of South Dakota (or informally USD or the U) is a public research university located in the small town community of Vermillion, South Dakota. It's been called "elegant,""eye-catching" and "naturally beautiful" with a "striking combination of old and new structures." Most of all, it's called "home" by the students, faculty and staff.
It offers 205 undergraduate and 73 graduate programs, with nursing, business, health sciences and elementary education among the most popular choices. It is a home to more than 9000 students and the student-faculty ratio at University of South Dakota is 18:1. The most popular majors at University of South Dakota include: Health Professions and Related Programs; Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; Education; Biological and Biomedical Sciences; and Psychology. The programs are explored in 8 Schools & Colleges (College of Arts & Sciences, Beacom School of Business, School Of Education, College of Fine Arts, School of Health Sciences, Sanford School of Medicine, School of Law and Graduate School).
The Office of Financial Aid works with students and parents to explore the many resources available to help make your college education even more affordable. The primary goal of the financial aid professional is to help students achieve their educational goals through financial support and resources.
USD embeds diversity and inclusiveness throughout every dimension and sector of the University. This inclusive excellence creates a welcoming community engaged in diversity. It provides an environment that prepares all students for living and working in a diverse society. International students excel in the classroom while adding to the vibrant global community.
Student Faculty Ratio