The University of South Dakota, founded in 1862, is the state's flagship institution, and is designated as the only public liberal arts university in South Dakota. USD is also home to South Dakota's only Law and Medical schools. USD also has 17 NCAA Division 1 sports, as well as many student organizations, fraternities, and sororities.
Why They Value Veterans
To make your transition from military to college life a smooth one, we have tailored some of our admissions, financial aid, and business office procedures to be sure that our staff is aware of the various unique concerns of military and Veterans students. With our full-time VA School Certifying Official in the Registrar's office to handle your benefits, and our Student Veterans Resource Center, you should find all that you need to begin a successful college experience.