Special Message

On Monday, January 30, 2017, USD President James T. Harris sent out a note in support of our campus community and all of those impacted by this order. He also recently signed with other Catholic Higher Education leaders, on behalf of our entire USD community, that “we reaffirm the commitment of our institutions to creating inclusive, welcoming campus environments that embrace people of all faiths and cultures”.

Travel Warning for International Students, Scholars and Employees (posted 1/31/2017): On Friday, January 27, 2017, the U.S. President issued an Executive Order impacting immigration policy and banning immigrants and non-immigrants from entering the U.S. from certain countries.  The USD International Center strongly recommends international students, scholars and employees from the currently impacted countries (Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, and Yemen) NOT to travel internationally until the ban has been lifted or consult with our office before making any international travel plans.  For detailed information click here.