University of South Dakota

Founded in 1862, the University of South Dakota is located on a 286-acre campus in Vermillion, a university-minded community nestled along the bluffs of the Missouri River in the southeast corner of South Dakota.

WRGP-Eligible Programs

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Supplimentary Information


  • Through WRGP You'd Save: $7,533
  • WRGP: $8,164
  • Resident: $8,164
  • Nonresident: $15,697

NOTE: Estimated tuition rates and savings shown are per academic year and are from WICHE’s most recent Tuition & Fees Report for 2023-2024. Fees are additional.

IMPORTANT: Verify full estimated cost of attendance with the institution’s bursar, admissions, financial aid or graduate admissions (for WRGP) office. Tuition rates for more specialized undergraduate/graduate programs may be much higher than the tuition rate for standard programs. To receive the discounted tuition rate, program must be WUE- or WRGP-eligible. You must apply by the school’s deadlines and meet their academic eligibility and residency requirements.

WRGP Admission Requirements

Your eligibility will be checked at the time of admission and you will automatically be given the WICHE WRGP rate. This rate is equivalent to the in-state tuition rate.

Quick Facts

  • Online Programs at WRGP Rate: No
  • Campus Housing Available: Yes
  • Upcoming Application Deadlines:
    • Varies by Program