Center for Student Success

The CSS generates innovative strategies to assist all undergraduate students in persisting to graduation.

Highlighted Programs and Support:

The CSS offers Student Success Coaching where professional staff and peer coaches are available to meet with any undergraduate student experiencing challenges at USD that impact academic performance and persistence.

The CSS also processes undergraduate leaves of absence and withdrawals from the university.

Important Dates to Remember

  • September 15: Last day to enroll in classes and to drop a class without a 'W'
    • Deadline 100% tuition refund
  • September 22: Deadline 90% tuition refund
  • September 29: Deadline 80% tuition refund
  • October 6: Deadline 70% tuition refund
  • October 13: Deadline 60% tuition refund
  • October 23: Deadline 50% tuition refund
  • November 9: Last day to withdraw from classes with a 'W'
    • Last day to apply for a leave of absence for the Fall 2017 semester