University of South Dakota

The University of South Dakota is established in and located at Vermillion, South Dakota 57069-2390. Being part of public higher education institution that offers 120 degrees of study overall and has a common calendar system as Semester . The University of South Dakota provides Public‚ 4-year or above and has Town: Distant setting for the students.

The programs that are offered in University of South Dakota consists of Graduate degree or certificate offering, Undergraduate degree or certificate offering, Doctor’s degree, Doctor’s degree - research/scholarship and professional practice in more than 24 Subject areas as well as 82 specializations.

Contact Details

414 E Clark St
Vermillion, SD 57069-2390
Ph: 2147483647
Fax: 2147483647
Official Website

University of South Dakota
: Public‚ 4-year or above
Awards offered
Graduate degree or certificate offering
Undergraduate degree or certificate offering
Doctor’s degree
Doctor’s degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
: Yes
Calendar system
: Semester
Undergraduate application fee
: $ 20
Graduate application fee
: $ 35

Admissions & Requirements

University of South Dakota Undergraduate application fees is $20 and Graduate application fees $35. Below table’s shows University of South Dakota admission requirements, Act and SAT test scores percentile.

Admissions :



  Required Recommended Neither Required nor Recommended
Secondary school GPA    
Secondary school rank    
Secondary school record    
Completion of college-preparatory program    
Formal demonstration of competencies    
Admission test scores    
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)    

SAT & ACT Tests Statistics

Test Scores 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Math 460 620
SAT Writing 430 580
ACT Composite 21 26
ACT English 20 25
ACT Math 20 26

Tuition & Financial Aid

Financial Aid:


Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Average Tuition for Full-Time Undergraduates $4,164 $3,858 $139
Required Fees for Full-Time Undergraduates $4,164 $3,858 $139
Per Credit Hour Charge for Part-Time Undergraduates $6,246 $3,858 $208
Average Tuition Full-Time Graduates $5,050 $3,086 $210
Required Fees for Full-Time Graduates $5,050 $3,086 $210
Per Credit Hour Charge Part-Time Graduates $10,687 $3,086 $445

Historical Expenses Data

campus 2013-14 2012-13 2011-12 2010-11
On campus, room and board $7,089 $6,264 $6,161 $5,750
On campus, other expenses $4,072 $3,975 $3,898 $3,814
Off campus (not with family), room and board $7,297 $7,175 $7,036
Off campus (not with family), other expenses $5,267 $5,178 $5,078
Off campus (with family), other expenses $3,907 $3,843 $3,768


Sports NCAA/NAIA member NCAA/NAIA conference number
Football Missouri Valley Conference
Basketball The Summit League
Baseball Not applicable
Cross Country/Track The Summit League


Scholarship Name Majors Award amount Deadline Awards available
Anna M. Goetz Scholarship All Fields of Study Varies Varies Varies
Carl Christol History Award All Fields of Study Varies Varies Varies
Donald Bechtel Scholarship All Fields of Study Varies Varies Varies
Ramon Harris / Robert Wallace Scholarship All Fields of Study Varies Varies Varies
Robert Stark Scholarship All Fields of Study Varies Varies Varies

University of South Dakota Majors with degree levels

The University of South Dakota is up with semester based academics that offer 82 majors.

  • Bachelor Degree : 59 Majors
  • Master Degree : 39 Majors
  • Doctrate Degree : 16 Majors
  • Associate Degree : 4 Majors
  • Certificate Degree : 2 Majors

Area‚ Ethnic‚ Cultural‚ Gender‚ and Group Studies

Communication‚ Journalism‚ and Related Programs

Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services



Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields

Foreign Languages‚ Literatures‚ and Linguistics

Legal Professions and Studies

English Language and Literature/Letters

Liberal Arts and Sciences‚ General Studies and Humanities

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Mathematics and Statistics

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Parks‚ Recreation‚ Leisure and Fitness Studies

Philosophy and Religious Studies

Physical Sciences


Homeland Security‚ Law Enforcement‚ Firefighting‚ and Related Protective Service

Public Administration and Social Service Professions

Social Sciences

Visual and Performing Arts

Health Professions and Related Programs

Business‚ Management‚ Marketing‚ and Related Support Services


Note: Information stated about University of South Dakota College are been referred from IPDES. For the updated information like Application Cost, Admission requirements, Tuition fee, Majors and for more, please visit the official website of University of South Dakota College.