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Student Life at USF

Don’t just make friends. Make a forever family.

Students at the University of Sioux Falls (USF) in South Dakota are welcomed and included from day one. No matter where you come from or what you believe, you are respected and supported and welcomed as an individual and an important member of the USF community.

On our campus in Sioux Falls, you’ll feel encouraged, supported and engaged by a community with a strong faith in God. Get involved as you make USF your home, while earning your associate’s degree or bachelor’s degree.

Student life at USF means not just the residence halls (dorms!) where you’ll live. Student life also means Campus Ministries, student activities, intramural sports, clubs and college athletics. Campus life includes Christian Missions and service to communities, near and far.

As a private, Christian university, with a focus on the liberal arts, USF focuses on helping you become the best version of yourself by learning new things, taking a leadership role among your peers and finding new ways to make your Christian values a top asset no matter which major or career path you choose. 

Learn More About USF Campus Life

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Residence Life

Find out what makes University of Sioux Falls, a Christian liberal arts university, different when you explore your options for residence halls.

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USF students serving in the community.
Service and Leadership Opportunities

Student leadership development and service is a cornerstone in supporting our students to become engaged citizens.

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Visit Campus

Come to campus! Tour USF, a Christian liberal arts university in South Dakota. See residence halls, meet faculty members, learn about financial aid and more!

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Campus Ministries

Put Culture for Service in action during your time on USF’s campus in Sioux Falls.

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Student Life

Learn more about student activities, intramural sports, clubs and other opportunities to serve and to lead as a member of USF’s Christian Campus Life.

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USF Athletics

Want to become a member of USF Athletics or cheer on the home team? We’ve got you covered!

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Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Want to know more about Sioux Falls and why we think it’s the best college town ever?

Learn more about Sioux Falls.