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Student & Family Resources

For your convenience, many Auxiliary Services are available online: choose a Meal Plan, order textbooks, shop for Torero gear, upload an ID Card photo, view hours of operation and more.

  • For a brief overview of services - watch our new Auxiliary Services video! (Applicable for all Toreros, and a good refresher for continuing students and families).
  • For a detailed overview, download the Campus Services presentation, then follow along with the videos that are linked in the chart below. (This presentation is especially helpful for new students and families).
 
Auxiliary Services Links
 Website -> Auxiliary Services Dining Torero Store Campus Card Mail and Copy Center
Campus Services Videos

Auxiliaries Overview

Banking, Laundry, Car Rentals

Dining Services

Meal Plans

Course Materials

Textbooks, Laptops

Campus Card

ID Cards, Campus Cash

Mail and Copy Services

Important Dates 7/15 Parent Informational Meal Plans assigned in June Order books by 8/2 Upload ID Card photo by 8/3 Send packages to arrive in August
Helpful Links 

USD Auxiliaries on Facebook

College Packing List

Care Packages

Choose a Meal Plan

Dining Brochure

GET Food App

Total Torero Textbook Package

Book Price Match

Browse Laptops

ID Card Distribution

Campus Cash

Student Advantage Savings

Student's campus address 

Place a copy order

Welcome to USD: Fall 2020

Download these handy flyers for an overview of Auxiliary Services for the coming semester:

Additional Information and Services

Campus Jobs
  • Currently, due to COVID-19, all part-time hiring is on hold. Please check back here for updates or visit our employment page for additional information.
Zipcar
  • Car rentals on campus - available by the hour or the day (18+)
  • Apply for your annual membership online
U.S. Bank
  1. U.S. Bank Scholarships are available for students. Deadline to apply: 10/30/20 
  2. Make Your Torero Card the only Card on and off Campus!
    You have enough to worry about in college without having to stress out about your finances.  U.S. Bank makes it simple.  Open a U.S. Bank Student Checking account1 and link it to your Torero Card, making it your Campus ID and ATM/Debit Card - all in one.  We've made it convenient for you to manage your money with a great checking account for students.  

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    All regular account opening procedures apply. $25 minimum deposit is required to open a U.S. Bank checking account. Fees for non-routine transaction may apply. Deposit products offered by U.S. Bank National Association. Member FDIC. ©2019 U.S. Bank. Your school chose U.S. Bank to add optional banking functionality to the campus ID card and may receive financial support from U.S. Bank to offset costs otherwise incurred by the school. Students, faculty, and staff are not required to open an account with U.S. Bank to receive or use the campus ID card for other campus services.

All information is subject to change, bookmark this page and check back weekly for updates.


COVID-19 Resources

Dining

  • Increased social distancing protocols (spring/summer 2020)
    • All meals are for to-go only. Once you get your food you must exit the area. Dining-in is prohibited.
    • Keep a minimum of 6' apart at all times.
    • A face covering must be worn across campus- including in all dining and retail locations.
    • More information for fall 2020 coming soon.

Campus Services

  • The Mail Center, Tu Mercado and Torero Store are open. Visit the Auxiliary Hours web page, or the MySD app for hours of operation.

All of the following vendor services, offered at the onset of COVID-19, are subject to change without notice. 

Travel

  • Enterprise Car Rentals
    Enterprise has lowered the age to rent a vehicle (from 21 to 18), and waived the young renter fee, through the end of May at all locations nationwide. To be eligible, students age 18 to 24 are required to show both a valid driver's license and an official student ID card. 

Storage

  • A1-Storage
    Save 50% off first month's rent on select storage units.

Accommodations 

  • Bartell Hotels
    Bartell Hotels is offering a special rate to USD students, parents, employees and alumni that includes a 20% discount off standard room rates at any Bartell Hotels property booked through June with an arrival date through the end of the year. Discount includes breakfast and several hotels are waiving resort and parking fees. Book via the link above or by calling 1-800-345-9995.  Students making reservations with their parent’s credit card can let the booking agent know (they may be asked to fill out a credit card authorization form). 

WiFi and Data Plans

  • Comcast: Unlimited data for 60 days with no additional charges.

  • Xfinity WiFi: Free network for everyone for 60-days nationally, waiving late fees, and helping low-income families get connected.

  • AT&T and Charter Communications: Free public Wi-Fi for 60 days, broadband for households with students through college age who don’t already have a subscription, and removing all usage caps on all accounts.

  • Internet Essentials: Internet program for low-income families free for first 2 months and costs $9.95 per month after.

  • T-Mobile: Will provide unlimited smartphone data to all current subscribers and increase the data allowance to schools and students using their digital learning programs.

  • Verizon: Will temporarily hold off on any late fees and disconnections and will not terminate service due to economic circumstances to pay bills for 60 days.

  • Sprint: Expanding free roaming access on T-Mobile for 60 days. Will have unlimited data for 60 days.    

---> USD Coronavirus Updates