Commencement Information for Students, Parents and Guests

Spring 2021 Commencement

South Dakota Mines Plans for In Person Spring 2021 Commencement - Planning is currently taking place to host the Spring 2021 graduation ceremony in person at the Rapid City Civic Center on Saturday, May 8th at 9:00 am (MT).  Plans are subject to change pending a major COVID spike later in the semester.  The webpage will be updated as details are available.


Information and Forms

If you have questions about graduation, please contact DeanofStudents@sdsmt.edu or call (605) 394-2416 


Future Commencement Dates

Fall 2021:  December 17, 2021
Spring 2022:  May 7, 2022

Recent Graduates

* The dates above conform to information established by the South Dakota Board of Regents, but are subject to change at its discretion.