Connolly Hall

Built in the 1940's and housing 150 students, Connolly Hall is the oldest residence hall on campus at the South Dakota Mines. Renovations of the building were completed in December 2009 and July 2015 giving students all the modern amenities expected today. Connolly houses freshmen and sophomore residents in double rooms and sophomores in a small number of single rooms. Connolly features wings with common bathrooms, large community lounges with kitchens, and community laundry. 

Key Features of Connolly Hall

  • Large community rooms with kitchens on each floor
  • Grubby Gold laundry room on Connolly 2
  • Connected to PC Commons - a large gathering space with games, TVs, lounge furniture, and a kitchenette
  • Adjacent to the PC Fire Plaza - an outdoor area featuring a fire pit and picnic tables
  • Staff of 6 Resident Advisors, 1 Residential Peer Mentor, and 1 Assistant Area Coordinator
Connelly Hall Double

Connolly Hall Double - Room 12' x 9'4"


Take a Tour!

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2021-2022 IMPORTANT DATES

late June & Early July 
Fall Housing Assignment Notifications Sent

Mid July
Fall Housing Early Arrival and Meal Plan Change Request Forms Live

July 31 
New Student ID Photos Due via Checklist

August 19
New Student Move-In Day

August 20-22
Returning Student Move-In

August 23
First Day of Classes

August 23
First Day of Classes

December 9 (Noon) - January 8 (7:30am)
Residence Halls Close for Winter Break

March 6 (Noon) - March 14 (8am)
Residence Halls Close for Spring Break
Rocker Square Apartments Do Not Close

May 8 (Noon)
Residence Halls Close Summer Break
Graduating Seniors can depart until 9th @ 5pm