Recognized Student Clubs & Organizations

Welcome to the Recognized Student Organization (RSO) homepage!
Here you'll find information about what it takes to be an RSO and the advantages/access South Dakota Mines students get with forming an RSO. So feel free to take a few minutes and browse around! 

Why should you get involved with an RSO? Here's several reasons:

  • Meet new people!
  • Explore interests and hobbies
  • Develop your leadership skills

    Student Organization Directory

    One of the great ways to get involved at South Dakota Mines is to join one of our many student organizations. Visit our Rocker Central Platform for a complete list of Student Organizations. You may also search specific organization categories below:

    Forming a Student New Student Organization

    So you're interested in starting a student organization? Well, you have come to the right place.  In order to start an organization, you will have to follow these steps.

    How to start an organization:

    • Visit the student organization directory on Rocker Central to make sure a similar group doesn't already exist
    • Find a total of ten (10) people who want to start this organization
    • Draft a constitution 
    • Visit the Student Organization Resources section of our website
    • Recruit a Student Organization Advisor (Must be a full-time South Dakota Mines Faculty or Staff member)
    • Submit your registration via Rocker Central

     If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the Office of Student Engagement at 605-394-2336 or


    Rocker Central Logo

    Rocker Central is your one stop location to get involved on campus. Check out our over 100 student organizations, campus departments, and free events!