About Us

Central Staff Information

Dan Sepion, Director of Residence Life and Student Conduct/Deputy Title IX Coordinator- Daniel.Sepion@sdsmt.edu
Lisa LaPlant, Assistant Director of Residence Life - Lisa.LaPlant@sdsmt.edu
George Booker, Palmerton/Connolly Hall Director - George.Booker@sdsmt.edu
Gayla Schlei, Program Assistant - Gayla.Schlei@sdsmt.edu
Charles Biberg, Peterson Assistant Hall Director - Charles.Biberg@sdsmt.edu
Caleb Childers, Connolly/Palmerton Assistant Hall Director - Caleb.Childers@sdsmt.edu
Ryan Grosek, Rocker Square Coordinator - Ryan.Grosek@sdsmt.edu
Oris Rost, Facilities Coordinator - Oris.Rost@sdsmt.edu

Our Resident Assistants:


Peterson Hall

Brandon Antoine
Daniel Biorn
Michael Bush
Collin Eddy
Bayley Goodwin
Jesse Hinricher
Bobbi Strange
Nicole VanDerWolde
Mathew Daniel – Residential Peer Mentor

Palmerton Hall


Matthew Dyke
Patrick Holland
Alec Knox
Sharla Maginnis
Alexander Muchow
Jake Radtke
Christopher Romanjenko
Joree Sandin
Mark Undseth
Zachary Wimmergren
Baylor Wagehoft - Residential Peer Mentor





Connolly Hall

Kathleen Brown
Cody Cronin
Erik Fenske
Michael Krsnak
Tim Renken
Joseph Schurch
Baylor Wagehoft - Residential Peer Mentor 

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Rocker Square I
Aman Anand
John Cahill
Blake Harris

Rocker Square II
Darryl Birge
Breanna Conrardy
Reid Cummins


Winter Break Closing Information  

Learn everything you need to know about Winter Break!  Complete information, including information about late stays/early arrivals, closing dates, and to-do's can be found online on our:

Winter Break Closing Website


 Spring 2015 New Student Information  

Congratulations on your acceptance to the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology. We look forward to your arrival in January! Our office has developed the following website for you: 

Information for New Students: Spring '15

Please visit this page and others as you prepare to be part of our on-campus community.


  • Thurs. Dec. 18, 12 Noon: 
    All Halls close for Winter Break
  • Sat. Jan. 10, 12 Noon: 
    All Halls open for Spring Semester
  • Sat. Jan. 10, 12 - 4pm: 
    Spring New Student Move-In
  • Sat. March 7, 12 Noon:
    All Halls close for Spring Break
  • Sun. March 15, 8am: 
      All Halls open after Spring Break
  • Sat. May 9, 12 Noon: 
      All Halls Close