Admitted Students

For those committed to making a world of a difference.

Welcome—and congratulations on a significant step to leading meaningful change in today's diverse, global society. SOLES creates an environment for changemakers like yourself to learn and grow with fellow brilliant minds and passionate hearts.

We're excited to share theory, experiences, and approaches to help you make an impact. Our world needs people committed to social justice and multiculturalism more than ever—people like you, your classmates, and our faculty. We know that by combining our strengths and perspectives, there's nothing we can't do.

Start your journey now. All the academic rigor will be worth the high standards when you step into the professional world primed to make a difference.

Welcome to SOLES Next Steps Review this handy-dandy checklist to ensure you are ready for the first day of classes.
Student Walking Financial Aid

Learn how to finance your degree using grants, scholarships, and loans.

NROTC commissioning Military and Affiliates The Military and Veterans Program provides student-focused services to all USD military-connected.
Mentor Mentee Cartoon Mentor Program

Join the mentoring community that matches students with trained alumni and current students based on common interests, background, aspirations.

students abroad Global Experience

Build your cultural competency through the SOLES international requirement. A global experience that enables you to make a difference.

student ambassadors posing for photo Ambassador Program

Learn more about what it means to be a SOLES Student Ambassador and how you can share your graduate student experience with prospective students.