Frequently Asked Questions

These are just a few questions frequently asked here in the Registrar's Office. If you have any other questions that you might like to appear on this list, please feel free to let us know.

  • How do I crash a class?
  • How do I sign up for an Intersession or Summer Class?
  • How do I defer a Student Loan?
  • How do I enroll for a USD affiliated study abroad program?
  • What if I'm studying abroad through a non-affiliated program?
  • How do I take a leave of absence?
  • How do I withdraw from the university?
  • How do I apply for readmission?
  • When should I petition for graduation?
  • Where Can I Find Information about Commencement?
  • What happens if I'm a January graduate?
  • What if I'm not graduating until August?
  • What if I'm a graduate student graduating in January, May or August?