Commencement Information for Students, Parents and Guests

Spring 2021 Commencement

South Dakota Mines Plans for In Person Spring 2021 Commencement - South Dakota Mines Spring 2021 graduation ceremony will take place in person at the Rapid City Civic Center (Barnett Arena) on Saturday, May 8th at 9:00 am (MT).  Guests are being asked to please wear masks and to social distance.  Tickets and/or a limit on the number of guests per graduate is not needed.

Information and Forms

If you have questions about graduation, please contact or call (605) 394-2416 

Future Commencement Dates

Fall 2021:  December 18, 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.