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Five Reasons You Belong at SDSU

Can four years really change your life? Absolutely! And where you start has everything to do with how far you’ll go. More students choose South Dakota State than any other public or private in-state university. From world-class academics and top-ranked campus life to test-optional admission opportunities and our exclusive Jackrabbit Guarantee scholarship program – the only thing we’re missing is you. Apply now.

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World-class academics

From move-in day freshman year to graduation and beyond – you’ll be challenged and supported by world-class faculty, every step of the way. 

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Premier opportunity

Get ready for global perspectives, hands-on learning, and exciting internship opportunities. It all leads to impressive job placement rates after graduation. 

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Big-time value

The value of an education from SDSU can be seen in the results. And when you compare costs with other options, you’ll see it’s an even smarter move to become a Jackrabbit.

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Diverse campus community

Choose from 240+ student organizations and enjoy meeting new people from around the world. SDSU students hail from all 50 states and over 80 countries.    

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Your "right" fit

You’ll meet lifelong friends, learn to become a leader and build your future. Visiting campus is an exciting first step. Schedule your tour today. 

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Explore Degrees

With 80 majors, 97 minors and excellent faculty, SDSU provides you with all the tools you need to turn your dreams into reality.

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We’re rolling out the blue carpet for you! Sign up for a personalized tour on campus or choose a Jackrabbit Preview. No matter what, your Jackrabbit Journey is off to a great start.

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Majors that ignite your interest. Pathways to the job of your dreams. It's time to apply.

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You bring the passion. We'll open the doors. Your bright future starts now.