Tuition & PaymentsPLAN A: OPEN
You will pay in-state/in province tuition/fees directly to your host campus.
OPEN - Host campus accepts ALL qualified applicants.
PLAN B: UNEVEN
You will pay your normal tuition/fees to your home campus.
UNEVEN - Host campus accepts a few more students than it sends out.
Estimated Per Semester
Costs For Plan A Tuition & Fees: $4,386
Estimated Per Semester
Costs For Room And Meals: $3,760
More InfoReceive From Canada
Campus Location - Vermillion, South Dakota is located along the Missouri River in southeast South Dakota. Driving time to Sioux Falls, SD - 1hr., Sioux City, IA - 45 min., Omaha, NE - 2hr., Minneapolis, MN - 4hrs. With close proximity to larger cities, it offers friendly, small-town living and access to lots of recreation, including the Missouri river. South Dakota is also home to Mount Rushmore, Badlands National Park, the Black Hills, and many other sites of historical and cultural interest.
Helpful Information - While Vermillion and USD are very walkable, students are encouraged to have their own transportation for easier access to nearby cities, shopping and recreation opportunities.
Anthropology: American Indian Studies, Anthropology
Area Studies: International Studies, Latin American Studies, Native American Studies
Art/Design/Fine Art: Art, Art Education, Ceramic Art/Ceramics, Graphic Design, Painting, Photography, Printmaking, Sculpture, Theater Art
Athletics: Exercise Science, Fitness and Sports Science, Physical Education, Sports Management/Administration
Biological Sciences: Biology/Life Science
Business: Accounting, Business Administration, Finance/Banking, Human Resource Management, Management, Marketing
Communications: Communication, Electronic Media Production and Management, Journalism, Journalism and Contemporary Media, Mass Communication, Speech/Rhetoric/Public Address, Visual Communication Technology
Computer Science: System Administration
Criminal Justice: Criminal Justice
Earth Sciences: Earth Science
Education: Alcohol and Drug Abuse, Curriculum/ Instruction Supervision, Early Childhood, Elementary Education, English, French, Kindergarten Education, Mathematics, Music, Physical Education, Science, Secondary Education, Social Science Education, Spanish, Special Education, Theatre Education
Environmental Studies: Ecology, Sustainability Studies
Foreign Language: French, German, Lakota, Latin, Russian, Spanish
General Studies: Classical Studies, Individualized Degree Program, Interdisciplinary Studies, Liberal Studies
Health and Safety Sciences: Clinical Laboratory Science, Communication Disorders, Health Science, Health Services Administration, Health Services/Hospital Administration and Management, Kinesiology, Medical Laboratory Technology, Substance Abuse/Addictions
Information Studies: Computer Science
International Studies: International Studies
Military Sciences: Military Sciences
Performing Arts: Acting, Design/Technical, Music, Music Education, Music Performance, Music Theater, Theater Arts/Drama, Theater Education
Philosophy/Religious Studies: Philosophy
Political Science: International Studies, Political Science, Public Administration/Affairs
Psychology: Chemical Dependency/Addiction Studies, Psychology
Sociology/Social Work: Social Work, Sociology
Speech Pathology and Audiology: Communication Disorders, Speech Pathology and Audiology
Theater: Performance and Directing
Dental hygiene and nursing.
OT/PT, College of Fine Arts
Notable Academic Programs
Journalism - Famous Alumni of the USD Media and Journalism Department include Al Neuharth, creator of USD Today and Tom Brokaw, author and NBC Nightly News anchor. The department send students around the world for internships and has a strong reputation for graduating students who work at a national-level.Music - USD is home to the National Music Museum and offers opportunities for studies in musical history, performance and education. USD ensembles have won several national awards.Psychology - In addition to addiction studies, counseling and other psychology fields, USD is home to the Disaster Mental Health Institute (DMHI), one of the leading agencies in the field of disaster psychology. Many faculty actively respond to natural and man-made disasters the world over and specialized classes and a minor in these issues is available.
Unique Academic Programs
American Indian Studies - Students can study Lakota culture, language and governance, as well as broader Native American policy and history.Lakota - Lakota Sioux language, culture and governance.
Honors Access: Yes
|Parking Fee:||$138||Year||Plan A & B||Optional|
|International Student Fee:||$100||Semester||Plan A & B||Mandatory|
Important Notes: The international student fee applies only to students on an F-1 visa.
Exchange with Canada - Health Insurance
Students must purchase campus health insurance at $0 per semester.