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Year Founded:
1862
Religious Affiliation:
None
College Type:
Public , Suburban
Enrollment:
4908 (full time undergrad)
Tuition In State:
$8,772
Tuition Out of State:
$12,019
Division:
NCAA I-AA
Conference:
Member of North Central Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (Division I)
This is the University of South Dakota Football scholarship and program details page. Here you'll receive information regarding the college and information on their Football program like who to get hold of about recruiting, names of ... Read More

This is the University of South Dakota Football scholarship and program details page. Here you'll receive information regarding the college and information on their Football program like who to get hold of about recruiting, names of past alumni, what scholarship opportunities are presented and ways to start the recruiting process.
University of South Dakota Football Program Coaching & Recruiting Staff
If you are looking to get recruited it's important to understand who to talk to - and NCSA has got the information you'll need. The Co-Defensive Coordinator/Safeties of the University of South Dakota Football program is Tyler Yelk. Other major staff include:


  • Special Teams Coord./Olbs Rob Aurich

  • Co-Def. Coordinator/LBs/NFL Liaison Atiba Bradley

  • Offensive Quality Control Colby Felts

  • Defensive Quality Control John Litrenta

  • Director of Football Operations David Milke

  • Asst Head Coach/DL Brian Mohnsen

  • Head Coach Bob Nielson

  • Run Game Coordinator/Offensive Line Bill O'Boyle

  • Special Teams Coordinator/Running Backs Phil Ockinga

  • Tight Ends Tyler Paopao

  • Graduate Assistant Zach Parrella

  • Tight Ends Andrew Prevost

  • Pass Game Coordinator/Quarterbacks Ted Schlafke

  • Defensive Tackles Al Sega

  • Running Backs Coach Dante Warren

  • Cornerbacks Mark Watson



For anybody who is considering becoming a member of University of South Dakota Football program these are the individuals you'll want to speak to. You can choose to contact them via email using the link above or call the school to get more information about the college and Football program prior to deciding if it is a suitable fit for you.
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Athletics Information
Conference:
Member of North Central Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (Division I)
Division:
NCAA I-AA
Athletic Director:
joel Nielsen
Football Coaching Staff
  • Rob Aurich Special Teams Coord./Olbs
  • Atiba Bradley Co-Def. Coordinator/LBs/NFL Liaison
  • Colby Felts Offensive Quality Control
  • John Litrenta Defensive Quality Control
  • David Milke Director of Football Operations
  • Brian Mohnsen Asst Head Coach/DL
  • Bob Nielson Head Coach
  • Bill O'Boyle Run Game Coordinator/Offensive Line
  • Phil Ockinga Special Teams Coordinator/Running Backs
  • Tyler Paopao Tight Ends
  • Zach Parrella Graduate Assistant
  • Andrew Prevost Tight Ends
  • Ted Schlafke Pass Game Coordinator/Quarterbacks
  • Al Sega Defensive Tackles
  • Dante Warren Running Backs Coach
  • Mark Watson Cornerbacks
  • Tyler Yelk Co-Defensive Coordinator/Safeties
Sports Offered
  • Football
  • Men's Basketball
  • Men's Diving
  • Men's Golf
  • Men's Lacrosse
  • Men's Swimming
  • Men's Track
  • Softball
  • Women's Basketball
  • Women's Diving
  • Women's Golf
  • Women's Soccer
  • Women's Swimming
  • Women's Tennis
  • Women's Track
  • Women's Volleyball
Club Sports
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Admissions Contact Info
Admissions Toll Free Phone:
(877) 269-6837
Admissions Phone:
(605) 677-5301
Admissions Email:
admiss@usd.edu
Academic Requirements
Academic Selectivity:
Least Selective
Religious Requirements:
No
Specific Religious Requirements:
N/A
Application Information
Application Deadline:
No
Application Deadline Date:
January 1
Application Final Date:
 
Application Priority Date:
March 15 (priority)
Notification Date:
Rolling beginning September 20
Rolling Admissions:
Yes
Early Action:
No
Early Action Closing Date:
 
Early Decision:
No
Early Decision Deadline:
 
Common Application:
No
Student Body Averages
ACT
Average Freshman GPA:
2.8
Average ACT Composite:
0
Average ACT English:
0
Average ACT Math:
0
Average ACT Writing:
0
ACT 25th Percentile:
20%
ACT 75th Percentile:
25%
SAT
Average SAT 1 Combined:
0
Average SAT 1 Math:
0
Average SAT 1 Verbal:
0
SAT 25th Percentile:
1010%
SAT 75th Percentile:
1230%
SAT 2 Requirements:
 
Majors
    Most Popular Majors:
  • Psychology, Business/Commerce, Education
    Pre-Professional Programs:
  • Pre-Law, Pre-Medicine, Pre-Pharmacy, Pre-Dentistry, Pre-Optometry
    Other Pre-Professional Programs:
  • Pre-Occupational Therapy, Pre-Physical Therapy, Pre-Physician Assistant
    Combined 3-2 Programs:
  •  
    Majors Offered:
  • Accounting,
  • Anthropology,
  • Applied Mathematics,
  • Athletic Training, EMT Paramedic and Treatment Professions,
  • Bioethics,
  • Biological and Physical Sciences,
  • Biology,
  • Biology, Other,
  • Biomedical/Medical Engineering,
  • Business Administration, Management, and Operations,
  • Business, Sports and Entertainment Management/Marketing, Other,
  • Chemistry,
  • Clinical Psychology,
  • Clinical Sciences,
  • Communication Disorders Sciences,
  • Communication and Media Studies,
  • Computer and Information Sciences,
  • Criminal Justice, Forensics and Corrections,
  • Curriculum and Instruction,
  • Dental Support Services,
  • Drama and Stagecraft,
  • Economics,
  • Educational Administration,
  • Educational/Instructional Media Design,
  • Engineering-Related Fields,
  • English Literature,
  • Ethnic and Group Studies,
  • Film/Video and Photographic Arts,
  • Finance,
  • Fine and Studio Arts,
  • Geology,
  • Germanic Linguistics,
  • Global Studies,
  • Graphic Design, Illustration and Game/Media Design,
  • Health Services,
  • Health and Medical Administrative Services,
  • History,
  • Human Resources Management,
  • Human Services,
  • Information Technology Administration,
  • Law,
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences,
  • Management Information Systems,
  • Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods,
  • Marketing,
  • Materials Sciences,
  • Mathematics,
  • Medical Clinical Sciences,
  • Medicine,
  • Mental and Social Health Services,
  • Multicultural Education,
  • Museum Studies,
  • Music,
  • Nursing,
  • Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies,
  • Philosophy,
  • Physical Science Technologies,
  • Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Professions,
  • Physics,
  • Political Science and Government,
  • Psychology,
  • Public Administration,
  • Public Health,
  • Rhetoric and Composition/Writing,
  • Romance Linguistics,
  • Social Work,
  • Sociology,
  • Special Education,
  • Student Counseling,
  • Sustainability Studies,
  • Teacher Development Methods,
  • Teacher Development Specific Subjects,
Location
City/Town Situated In:
Vermillion, SD
Population:
10000
Major City Closest To School:
Sioux City, IA
Distance Of Major City:
35 Miles
Closest International Airport:
Sioux Falls, SD
Distance To International Airport:
65 Miles
Closest Other Airport:
Sioux City, IA
Distance To Other Airport:
40 Miles
Location Description:

216-acre campus in Vermillion (population: 9,765), 41 miles from Sioux City, Iowa; branch campuses in Pierre, Rapid City, Sioux Falls, Watertown, and Yankton. Airport and bus serve Sioux City; larger airport and train serve Omaha (145 miles).

Demographics
Male:
39.32%
Female:
60.68%
African American:
3.18%
Asian American:
1.47%
Caucasian:
83.14%
Hispanic:
3.41%
International:
2.06%
Other:
1.52%
Student Faculty Ratio:
16:1
Out State Freshmen:
29%
Campus Size:
274 acres
Campus Life
Freshmen In School Housing:
 
Students Live On Campus:
30%
Students Live Off Campus:
70%
Students Live On Campus During Weekends:
60%
Housing Types:
  • Coed dorms, Sorority housing, Fraternity housing, Single-student apartments, Married-student apartments, Special housing for disabled students, Other
Fraternities & Sororities
Fraternities & Sororities:
Y
Number Of Fraternities:
8
Number Of Sororities:
3
Join Fraternities:
 
Join Sororities:
 
ROTC
Air Force ROTC:
No
Navy ROTC:
No
Army ROTC:
Yes
Financial Aid
Financial Aid Toll Free Number:
877 269-6837
Financial Aid Phone:
(605) 677-5446
Financial Aid Email:
admiss@usd.edu
Aid Notification Date:
May 1
Financial Aid Forms:
FAFSA
Tuition Instate:
$8,772
Tuition Out of State:
$12,019
Room & Board:
$4,113
Average Debt On Graduation:
$22,676
Scholarship Numbers
FTF = First Time Freshmen
FTU = Full Time Undergraduate
Average Non-Need Based Athletic Grant and Scholarship Amount:
FTF :$4,910
FTU : $5,804
Number of Students Who Received Non-Need Based Athletic Grants and Scholarships:
FTF :60
FTU : 248
Average Non-Need Based Scholarship or Grant Amount:
FTF :$3,518
FTU : $3,603
Average Need-Based Loan Amount:
FTF :$3,360
FTU : $4,127
Average Need-Based-Self-Help-Award Amount:
FTF :$3,694
FTU : $4,663
Average Need-Based Scholarship or Grant Amount:
FTF :$4,176
FTU : $3,995
Average Financial Aid Package:
FTF :$5,854
FTU : $6,614
Average Percentage Of Need Met (Based on EFC):
FTF :75%
FTU : 73%

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