Housing Information 2014-15

Residence Life offers housing to all freshmen and sophomores. In accordance with South Dakota Board of Regents policy, all students who graduated from high school in 2013 or 2014 are required to live on-campus during the 2014-2015 academic year.

First-Time Freshmen and New Transfer Student Housing Information
First-time freshmen and new transfer students in 2014-2015 should visit the New Student page to learn more about the housing application process and housing options.

Returning Sophomore Housing Application Information
Returning sophomores with a high school graduation date of 2013 are required to live on-campus. Applications were to be submitted by March 31, however, applications are still being accepted.

All Other Students
Students not required to live on campus are eligible to submit a housing application. If space in any residence hall becomes available, Residence Life will make assignments on a first-come, first-serve basis.

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