At DWU, everyone is focused on helping you 
develop your natural talents, supporting your achievements and preparing you for success.

We are Honored

Best Colleges in
South Dakota

College Consensus

Best Regional Colleges (Midwest) 

U.S. News and World Report

Online MBA

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U.S. News & World Report

  • Best Value Schools
  • Best in Nursing
  • Top Performers on Social Mobility 
  • Best Online MBA Programs
  • Best Online Master’s in Education Programs

  • Best Colleges in South Dakota 
  • Best in Nursing 
  • Best Master’s in Athletic Training (MAT) 



Study at DWU

You’ll be gaining an education that is personalized, hands-on, and focused on honing your strengths in academics, leadership, faith and service.


Learn, Live and Play

There’s nothing better than feeling like you belong, and knowing you’re in a place where you can flourish, grow and succeed—and have fun doing it.

We are Driven by Difference

At DWU, we believe in the power of being different. Our drive and determination are guided by our enduring commitment to effectively serve the complex and changing needs of our students, professional employers and our communities.  


Graduate with Confidence.

Latest News

Final DWU “Courageous Conversation” scheduled

April 17, 2024

DWU Sioux Falls Nursing program offers direct pathway for Southeast Tech LPN graduates

April 17, 2024

Honors of Distinction candidates announced at DWU

April 12, 2024

Distinguished Alumnus, DWU Athletic Hall of Fame member to speak at commencement

April 11, 2024

Two members to join DWU Board of Trustees

April 9, 2024

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