Get the degrees and skills employers want.


Get the degrees and skills employers want.



Undergraduate Admissions

At Mines we don't have large lectures led by graduate students, just hands-on education and real world experience. Students interned with 240 employers in 39 states last year alone.


Graduate Admissions

Gain access to renowned faculty, high-tech facilities, challenging projects, and the resources you need to advance your career and research what matters - here and around the globe.


Why Mines?

What's better than a degree? Graduating with an average starting salary topping $63,000 — one reason the Wall Street Journal named us #1 return on investment nationwide.


SD Mines Qualifies for 2018 ICPC World Finals in Beijing, China

A student team of SD Mines coders took first place in the regional competition of the International Collegiate Programming Contest (ICPC), which qualifies Mines for the world finals scheduled for April of 2018 in Beijing, China.

Alumnus James Rankin Selected as New SD Mines’ President

James (Jim) Rankin, the chief research officer and professor of electrical engineering at the University of Arkansas, will return to his alma mater as the 19th president of South Dakota School of Mines & Technology, the South Dakota Board of Regents announced Tuesday.

Ancient Art New Images Frederico Vigil: Contemporary Fresco

Artist Frederico Vigil, often referred to as the “Michelangelo of New Mexico,” has original work in the SD Mines Apex Gallery now! His public lecture is on Thursday, Nov. 16 at 6 p.m.
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 1:30 PM
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Diwali Festival of Lights 2017

Festival of Lights Nov. 18

The Diwali celebration returns to the SD Mines Surbeck Center Ballroom for the 28th year with loads of fun, fireworks, and free food. The annual event is hosted by the India Club at SD Mines.
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EngiNerd Night Nov. 29

Robots, racecars, and moonwalkers are just a few of the things featured during EngiNerd night. Prospective college students and their parents are invited to join for a celebration of makers, doers & nerds!  
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Internship Great Value

It Starts At Mines

Intern at NASA, Pepsi, Michelin, Garmin, or Ford in the US or abroad. Our students do. Find out where a SD Mines education can take you. 
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Explore the Online Viewbook

Picture Yourself Here

Take an interactive walking tour of campus with 360-degree panoramic views.
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