Navigate: Your College Journey Simplified
Navigate is a FREE mobile app that will help you thrive at the University of Sioux Falls, with customized content for YOU—whether you are in your first semester or a graduating senior, it is like an advisor in your pocket!
Why Use Navigate
Get Step-by-step Guidance
When you use the USF Navigate App, you’ll create a personalized experience to help with everything from simple reminders for important dates to big stuff like choosing a career path. Navigate pulls together all of the information you need to help you make the most of your time at USF.
Have Answers at Your Fingertips
Find the information you need without the wait. The app helps you navigate requirements from course registration to financial aid and stay on top of important deadlines, get involved in student organizations and more—all in the palm of your hand.
Connect with Resources
Have questions or run into a problem? The University of Sioux Falls has countless resources to help you be a success. Match resources to your needs, contact the office and get a walking map-right from your phone.
Getting started is as easy as 1-2-3!
Download the App
Start by downloading the free Navigate App from the App Store or Google Play by searching for “Navigate Student”. Installation requirements: iOS Devices: Requires iOS 9.0 or later; compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. Android Devices: Requires Android 4.1 and up. Don’t have a phone? Don't worry. Assess the desktop version at http://usiouxfalls.guide.eab.com.
Once you've downloaded the app, you'll select "University of Sioux Falls", then you'll be prompted for your username/password. Use the same USF single-sign-on that you use for all your other university accounts, which is issued on your registration day.
Take the Initial Survey
Once you’re logged in, you’ll be prompted to take a short survey, so Navigate can provide the right content for you at the right time in your journey at USF. Once you’re finished with the survey, dig in! Your Path shows content by date, your Journey shows content by theme. Click on an item to see the Step, which details how you can complete the task or activity.
Q: Is there a cost?
A: No, it costs nothing for you to download Navigate or use the app or desktop version. However, that doesn’t mean your friends at other schools can download it too—we specially partnered with Navigate to customize your USF experience.
Q: Is Navigate available to all USF students?
A: Navigate is available to all traditional undergraduate students.
Q: What other USF apps are available?
A: There is also a "University of Sioux Falls" app available, which offers community discussion boards, a lost and found, book buying/selling, and more. Search for "University of Sioux Falls" where you download your apps.
Q: Why can’t I get logged into Navigate?
A: Can you log in to MyUSF and your USF email? If no, there may be a problem with your USF single-sign-on. Contact ITHelpDesk@usiouxfalls.edu. If yes, you can log in to MyUSF or your USF email, but Navigate says “uh-oh” or “something went wrong”, there may have been a problem adding your credentials to the Navigate system. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org with your full name, username, and email address.
Q: Do I need to take the initial survey?
A: After downloading the app, you’ll be prompted to take a short survey so Navigate can provide the right content for you at the right time in your journey at USF. Once you’re finished with the survey, dig in! Your Path shows content by date, your Journey shows content by theme. Click on an item to see the Step, which details how you can complete the task or activity.
Full FAQs for registered students are available HERE.
Full FAQs for faculty are available HERE.
For Faculty & Staff
If you have questions about system access or support, or would like to request training for your department/unit, please email email@example.com or call the Thomas Kilian Academic Success Center at 605-331-6653.
Navigate provides a powerful platform for advising and communicating with students, scheduling advising and other appointments, keeping course attendance, and issuing alerts for students who might be at-risk. Please see MyUSF for further information on:
- Advising Appointment Workflow
- Calendar Sync, Availability and Campaigns
- Guidance on Alerts
- Login to Navigate