Graduate Education Forms

Thesis Workshop Materials

You Are Writing a Book: Presentation by Dr. Doug Wells, Dean of Graduate Education   
Thesis and Dissertation Completion Process
Thesis and Dissertation Writing Instructions (pdf)

Program of Study Forms

Program of Study for Master's Students (pdf)
Program of Study for Ph.D. Students (pdf)

Checklists and Deadlines

2016-2017 Graduate Education Deadlines for Thesis and Dissertation Students
First Semester Checklist - Distance Learning Students (pdf)
First Semester Checklist - On Campus Students  (pdf)
Master's Degree Timeline Checklist (pdf)
Doctor of Philosophy Timeline Checklist (pdf)

Other Forms

Assistantship compensable and non-compensable task guide
Admission to Candidacy and Report of Comprehensive Exam for Ph.D. Degree (pdf)
Application for CM Certificate (pdf)
Application for Graduate Admission (pdf) | Instructions
Application for Graduation (for current students) - Online  
Course Overload Form (fillable)
Examination Results Report
   - will be sent to graduate committee upon submission of exam schedule request form
Examination Schedule Request (pdf)
Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) (pdf)
Immunization Form (pdf)
Notice of Intent to Transfer (pdf)
Petition for Extension of Graduate Studies (pdf)
Petition to Participate in Commencement (pdf) 
Request for Leave of Absence (pdf)
Request for Reduction of Credits for PhD Students (pdf)
Request for Transfer of Credits from Outside Institution (pdf)
Request to Transfer Undergraduate Credit (pdf)

Graduate Education Office

South Dakota School of Mines & Technology
501 East St. Joseph St.
Chemistry Building,
Room 2201
Rapid City, SD 57701-3995

Phone: (605) 355-3468
Fax: (605) 394-1767
E-mail Graduate Education