Northern State University

School Overview

Choosing the right university is one of the most important decisions you’ll ever make. Here are just some of the reasons why we think NSU should be your choice:

• Founded in 1901 in Aberdeen, South Dakota.
• Named the No. 2 best small college town in America by USA Today College.
• Committed to academic and extracurricular excellence.
• Named one of the best public baccalaureate colleges in the Midwest by U.S. News & World Report for eight consecutive years.
• Nearly 3,500 students from 42 states and 42 foreign countries.
• 59 Majors, 46 Minors and 6 pre-professional programs.


Northern State University
1200 S. Jay St.
Aberdeen, SD 57401
Phone: 1-800-678-5330
Email: info@northern.edu