Multicultural Students

The Office of Multicultural Affairs (OMA) works with students, faculty, and staff to define and respond to the needs of undergraduate & graduate Native American, African American, Latino/a, Asian American, and other under-represented students. OMA supports the retention and advancement of students through a structured support network that includes academic support services, peer mentoring, workshops focused on career and personal development, and promotion of cultural competence through access to community diversity education seminars.

For more information visit the Office of Multicultural Affairs website or call (605) 394-1828.

Diversity is respected and supported at the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology.  We have a diverse student body and a diverse faculty, and fully understand the enrichment that different points of view bring to the world of creative problem-solving.  Engineers and scientists across the globe work in multicultural and multinational teams, and we are happy to offer an educational experience that leaves are graduates ready to immerse themselves in teamwork and accomplishment. 

Please note:  International students attending the South Dakota School of Mines may contact the Invanhoe International Center for support and assistance.