Residence Life: Housing Information for Mines Students
Welcome to Residence Life at South Dakota School of Mines & Technology! Almost 1,100 students call our residence halls home while at SD Mines. We guarantee housing for all students who have graduated from high school in the past two years (
per BOR housing policies) and offer upperclass housing and apartments for all students interested in campus living. Please take time to look through our website to learn about our residence life program, the housing options we offer, and much more.
Residence Life Mission
Residence Life is committed to providing a safe, comfortable environment
that encourages learning and personal growth in an inclusive community that
empowers and challenges our residents.
Welcome New Students
Welcome to your new home! Residence Life is looking forward to your arrival in August--we hope you are too. Housing information for new students can be found online on our
New Student Website. Please take time to review all of the information on this webpage to help you prepare for your transition to SD Mines. In addition, take time to review the rest of our website to learn more about our housing, our office, and your new home. Welcome to Mines!!!
Upperclass Housing Available
Residence Life offers housing for Juniors, Seniors, and Graduate Students in Rocker Square I and Rocker Square II. Learn more about our apartments by visiting the
Rocker Square I and
Rocker Square II websites. The online application is available now -- housing is assigned in these spaces as applications are received.
Summer Housing for Mines Students
Staying in Rapid City this summer? Live with us in Placer Hall! Complete information and the online summer housing application can be found here.
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