Future Students

We’re glad you’re interested in South Dakota Mines. We’re interested in you too! We are now offering both in-person and virtual visit options. Getting to know you is a top priority for us so please check out our  Visit page for various ways to plan a visit. For more information about admissions to South Dakota Mines, visit  sdsmt.edu/admissions

If you are an international student, please see our list of Frequently Asked Questions. If you need more information please contact the Ivanhoe International Center at  international@sdsmt.edu or call 1-605-394-6884. 

It’s not too late to apply for Fall 2020.  Apply now!


Informational Resources

If you believe you may have been exposed to COVID-19 and you are experiencing symptoms, call your local healthcare provider.

If you are in Rapid City, call COVID-19 triage center at 1-800-279-1466 (available from 7:00am – 11pm). 


South Dakota Mines is committed to being a diverse and inclusive community and supports all members of the university. COVID-19 affects all people regardless of age, background or area in which they live. As a STEM university, we set a high bar for our students, faculty and staff. Biased behaviors, stereotyping and discrimination are not acceptable. The university inclusion and diversity statement can be found here. Those who experience harassment or discrimination on campus can report it here.